In addition to the
Coats glow thread, many thread brands
have glow-in-the-dark thread available, including Sulky Glowy,
Robison-Anton Moonglow, Madeira Luna, Fil-Tec Luminary, Simthread Glow
in the Dark, and Superior
Threads NiteLite. Some are available only in white; others come in a
range of colors (but they'll pretty much all glow greenish).
Glow threads are treated with a special dye, so they can behave a
little differently from your standard rayon or polyester machine
embroidery threads. Glow threads can vary quite a bit from one
brand to the next (even if the weights listed on the spool are the
As always, if you're working with a new type of thread, we
recommend giving it a test-sew to make sure you're getting results you
like, before committing your stitching to a project.