Leather trousers are part of traditional clothing and fashion. Traditional leather trousers are made of suede or real buckskin giving them a slightly rustic look. Leather for fashionable slim fit trousers is usually smooth leather which is made elastic by using specific processes. AMANN's special sewing threads for leather are suitable for fashion and for traditional clothing styles.


AMANN sewing thread recommendation.

Our standard sewing thread recommendation for leather trousers is Serafil 40 and Depending on the desired look, leather type and sewing conditions other qualities from the Amann range may be chosen such as:

  • Serafil or sabac up to ticket no. 10 for decorative and top stitching


Standard seam plan for leather trousers

seam type seam appearance stitch type needle thread bobbin or looper thread needle
size in Nm
      article ticket no. tex no. article ticket no. tex no.  
closing seams 301
sabac 50 60 90 - 110
topstitch seams 301
Serafil 40 70 Serafil 60 45 90 - 100
button hole 404
double chainstitch zigzag
sabac 80 40 sabac 80 40
attach button 107
single thread chainstitch
sabac 80 40 sabac 80 40

Standard thread requirement

Total: 50 - 70 m
Closing seams and topstitching: 60 m

Our service for you:

Sewing thread recommendations for your specific fabric and sewing parameters and thread requirement calculations are available on request from AMANN's technical sewing service.

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