Sewing Thread for Outdoor Applications
GORE® TENARA® Sewing Thread resists UV sunlight, chemicals, saltwater, extreme weather, and acid rain, ideal for outdoor applications.
GORE® TENARA® Sewing Thread applications
GORE® TENARA® Sewing Thread applications
GORE® TENARA® Sewing Thread applications

For seams that last a fabric's lifetime. Guaranteed*.

Guaranteed to Last

Unaffected by Sunlight

GORE® TENARA® Sewing Thread maintains its strength even after regular exposure to UV sunlight. UV resistance is built into the thread, and is not a coating or additive that can wear off.


GORE® TENARA® Sewing Thread remains flexible and strong in extremes of hot and cold. It won’t absorb water and it resists acid rain, salt water, pollution, snow and freezing.

GORE® TENARA® Sewing Thread will outlast the fabric into which it is sewn. Gore guarantees it!*

Premium Quality Brand

Enhance Your Reputation

Using GORE® TENARA® Sewing Thread tells your customers that they are buying a premium product built to last with durable seams and a brand that’s backed by more than 25 years of experience from the company that invented it.

To help you promote the benefits of GORE® TENARA® Sewing Thread, Gore has industry-leading marketing support and materials.

Beauty That Endures

Easy to Clean

GORE® TENARA® Sewing Thread is unaffected by acids, alkaline solutions, bleach and cleaning chemicals and it will not stain.

Colors Will Not Fade

Made with non-fading pigments that are highly resistant to light, the colored thread retains its bold appearance over time. GORE® TENARA® Sewing Thread is pigmented–not dyed. Due to its exceptional material properties, TENARA® thread is extremely color-fast.**

* Limited Lifetime Warranty

**According to DIN EN ISO 105-B06A:2004-07 tests conducted by Hohenstein Laboratories in 2012, all colors of GORE® TENARA® Sewing Thread received a lightfastness rating of 8, the highest possible.


Not for use in food, drug, cosmetic or medical device manufacturing, processing, or packaging operations.

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