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Saturday, 21 August 2010

About the thread...

Thanks for all the great emails with questions concerning the Wonderfil thread I am using. Here's a close-up of the variegated "Mirage" I mentioned - it's the thread used to stitch the row of flowers in the centre section above. You can see it goes from a grey through middle shades of blue to navy. In the bobbin I am using a finer thread called "Deco Bob". A size 14 Cordonnet (topstitch) needle has worked well for all the decorative stitching I have done so far. What fun this is to try out different machine stitches and various threads.

2 comments:

  1. Not to mention the fun decorative stitches. Lovely Karen.

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  2. you really must try their thread called "Spaghetti" with Decobob in the bobbin. You also require a needle with a large eye but the effect is wonderful!!

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