The description of Threads App Threads is a fast and easy way to update and stay up-to-date with your close friends. Focus on Close Friends See messages, statuses and stories from close friends first. See Your Instagram Messages You can chat with anyone on Instagram from Threads, even if they don't have Threads. Set a Status to Share What You're Up To Create a status for only your close friends to see on Instagram and Threads. Create Video Notes Automatically add captions to anything you say when you record a video. Send Photos Faster Quickly send photos and videos to your close friends right from your camera. Choose Your Own Theme Personalize the color of your app and icon.