C-Lon Cord


  • Each bobbin measures 1″ x 1.25″
  • Approximately 92 yards (84m) per bobbin
  • Offered in 115x Colors!


C-lon Bead Cord is our most popular size of cord, and is available in an amazing array of 116 colors.

C-Lon Bead Cord is an extra-heavy, UV resistant 3 ply twisted multi-filament nylon thread.  Perfect for simple or complex beading projects, bead crochet, cordmaking, kumuhimo braiding, half-hitching, laddering, Cavandoli tapestry knotting or micro-macrame jewelry.

If you currently use Conso or Mastex Nylon #18, the C-Lon Bead Cord is a comparable product with the added attraction of close to 116 bright colors and a smaller price. The breaking strength is approx 34 lbs. The Tex 210 thread diameter is less than 0.5mm (0.5 millimeter = 0.019 685 039 inch = 1.26/64th of an inch). It fits easily one time through the holes of standard 4mm gemstone beads, and 8/0 seed beads and larger. The doubled thread on a split-eye needle passes easily through Miyuki 8/0s.

Each bobbin/spool is approximately 1″ in diameter and 1-1/4″ inches tall and holds approximately 92 yards (84m).

Made in the USA.

Please note: Dye lots from manufacturer may vary!


Additional information

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Amethyst, Antique Brown, Antique Gold, Apricot, Aqua, Argentum, Aurum, Azalea, Beige, Black, Black Currant, Blue Lagoon, Blue Morning, Blush, Bronze, Brown, Bubblegum, Capri, Caribbean Blue, Celadon, Cerise, Cerulean, Charcoal, Chartreuse, Chestnut, Chinese Coral, Chocolate, Cocoa, Copper Rose, Cream, Cyan, Dark Tan, Eggplant, French Lilac, Fern, Flax, Fluo Hot Pink, Forest Green, Ginger, Gold, Golden Olive, Golden Yellow, Grape, Gray, Green, Green Olive, Gunmetal, Hyacinth, Ice Blue, Indigo, Khaki, Latte, Lavender, Lemon, Lemongrass, Light Blue, Light Copper, Light Magenta, Light Maize, Light Orchid, Mahogany, Marigold, Marina, Medium Brown, Medium Purple, Mint, Moss, Myrtle Green, Navy, Neon Green, Neon Orange, Neon Pink, Neon Yellow, Nickel, Nutmeg, Olive, Olivine, Orange, Orchid, Oyster, Pale Heather, Peach Glow, Peacock, Pearl, Periwinkle, Peridot, Persian Indigo, Petal, Pink, Pink Lemonade, Poinsetta, Popsicle Orange, Purple, Raspberry, Red, Red-Hot, Rose, Sable, Sage, Sea Shell, Sepia, Shanghai Red, Sienna, Silver, Sky Blue, Steel, Tan, Tangerine, Teal, Turquoise, Vanilla, Venetian Red, Violet, Wheat, White, Wine