Thread Therapy

How much do you know about thread?  Can you decipher the numbers on threads and needles?  Which thread is better for piecing, or garment sewing, or quilting? Do you understand which thread is best for different machines?  Can you use the same thread for different applications?  I admit, I have done so, and didn't always …

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Thread color experiment

Standing in my French inspired kitchen, I was thinking about the toile quilt I was in the process of making.  The pie safe in the middle of the kitchen is green, and it occurred to me that the toile would make a perfect addition to the décor.  After all, toile is a French word meaning …

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