Shade Wholesalers supplies a comprehensive range of accessories to the fabricator including Hot Knives, Professional Quality Scissors and more:-

We are a distributor for Coats Australian Sewing thread. Coats are the world's largest supplier of industrial sewing threads and have earned a reputation for quality and reliability.

PTFE Sewing Thread

PTFE is the new generation sewing thread which has a 15 year warranty against UV degradation and is ideal for use on shade sails and covers or on any fabric that is subject to long exposure to the harsh Australian sun.

Coats Helios P

Helios P is a 3 ply thread which is available in 2 thicknesses.
Metric 18/20 is available in Charcoal or White and is suitable for most applications but if you are looking for maximum strength choose size 6/8 which is available in White only.

Polyfar 3000D

Polyfar 3000D is also a 3 ply thread and is available in Black or White in size 18/20.


Tenara is a single ply thread in size 20/25 and is available in Black, Clear or White.



Coats Dabond 2000

Dabond 2000 is a superior UV Stabilised Bonded Polyester Thread which has been manufactured using an extruded non-bleed dope dyed process for colour fastness. It has a superior bonded coating which means that you DO NOT require Left & Right twist cones for dual needle machines. Recommended for Shade Sails & Covers and Marine Applications.
Available in Black or Natural in Metric size 10, 12 or 18.



Dabond is a U.V. Stabilised bonded polyester thread which is recommended for general outdoor use.
We stock 3 sizes - Metric 10/12 in Black or Natural and Metric 18 in Black, Natural and various other colours.



Shade Wholesalers stocks 100% Polyester Seat Belt Webbing in Black or White in 3 widths 25mm, 38mm and 50mm. We also sell 50mm wide Polywebbing in 4 colours green, white, beige and blue. Polywebbing is ideal for strengthening edges on covers for eyelets.


Touch Tape Hook and Loop

Touch Tape is similar in its application to Velcro. We stock 25mm and 50mm widths in Black or White.


Silver Rope

Silver Rope is U.V. Stabilised and is the most versatile and economical rope available. Despite its name it is white in colour and we stock 6mm and 8mm in coils and reels.


Sail Track

Sail Track is ideal for attaching covers, sails and tarps to continuous fixed points on buildings, caravans etc.

Shade Wholesalers stocks single flange and double flange Sail Track in 2 metre lengths. Sail Track is designed to insert fabric with 6mm rope or Kedar Sail Track Tape sewn onto edge.


Keder Sail Track Tape

Keder is designed to sew onto fabric edges for inserting into sail track or Caravan Awning Tubes with a keyway. The advantage of Keder over 6mm rope is that no matter what thickness the fabric is it will slide into Track or Keyway perfectly.

Keder is available in White or Black.


Shock / Bunji Cord

Shock/Bunji Cord is a U.V. Stabilised marine grade elastic cord which has numerous uses such as on Tonneau Covers, Blinds or Covers for Sandpits etc.

A splice clip can be used to form loops through eyelets, etc.

Shock / Bunji cord is 6mm in diameter and available in black only.



Shade Wholesalers stocks self piercing eyelets with spur tooth washers in Size 4, 7 and 9 in Stainless Steel and Brass. We also have hand held professional quality Hole Punches and Eyelet Closing Tools.



T-Toggles are available in either UV Stabilised White Plastic or Stainless Steel.

T-Toggles are designed for quick release / fitting of covers.

Size 4 eyelets fit over T-Toggles and the T-Toggle “tongue” holds cover in place.

Single T-Toggles hold 1 cover whilst Double T-Toggles hold 2 covers in position.