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Dress and Casual Footwear

We pride ourselves in delivering the best advice and the right threads and zips to dress and casual footwear manufacturers, worldwide. Developed through years of close collaboration with our customers, Coats threads and zips for shoes and boots are manufactured and finished to the highest standards to meet the specific needs of the footwear industry.

Latest developments

Thread for footwear

A 100% recycled pre-stabilised high tenacity continuous filament polyester thread, which delivers a neat seam appearance and has an excellent abrasion resistance

Recycled polyester thread
Shoe embroidery

A TPU coated polyester embroidery thread which offers an outstanding 2D embossed effect after fusing is applied on casual shoes

Footwear embroidery thread
Denim Campaign

There are 174 processes and 210 operations that go into making a pair of high quality Goodyear Welted shoes and thread is regarded to be one of the most important components.

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Denim Campaign

100% recyclable, ready-wound bobbins maximises your investment in factory automation by increasing productivity and reducing waste.

Increase productivity