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How Accent, Mirage and Spagetti threads highlight appliqued words

I've come to the end of my week of stitching 3 inspirational wallhangings. At the beginning of the week I ...
Binding stitched with WonderFil's Splendor

1 easy way to add a quilt binding, 2 WonderFil threads to make it shine!

This week I'm stitching up some small inspirational wallhanging quilts. They will be gifted at Christmas. I'm hoping these quilts ...
Quilting inside the feathers with finer thread adds more visual interest and texture.

Using combinations of 100wt, 80wt, 50wt, 12wt threads in one quilt

I'm excited to show you my thread choices for quilting the 3 different wallhangings I've been working on this week, ...
A selection of WonderFil InvisaFil thread to use for quilting.

Why using Invisafil thread is best for adding texture to your quilt

This week I'm making three wallhangings to inspire and encourage the recipient for the coming year. Yesterday, I showed how ...
Auditioning WonderFil threads for piecing, quilting and applique.

Piecing with WonderFil DecoBob 80wt thread

This week I'm using WonderFil's wide variety of threads to stitch up some inspiring and encouraging wallhangings for Christmas gifts ...
Lovely acorn wallhanging stitched using WonderFil Spotlite #8839 Nutty Brown

How metallic thread Spotlite enhances free motion applique

Are you excited yet about using WonderFil's metallic thread Spotlite? This week I've shared some tips for using this thread ...
Outline stitching with WonderFil's metallic thread, Spotlite

The bling is the thing when quilting with Spotlite thread!

This week it's all about thread with sparkle and bling, focusing on WonderFil's metallic thread, Spotlite. Yesterday I talked about ...
WonderFil Spotlite #8833 Mauve, Fabulux #17 Royal Robes, Spotlite #8840 Ice Green, Tutti #03 Citrus, Spotlite #8852 Champagne, Fabulux #21 Noel

Quilting with metallic and polyester threads paired for strength and shine

This week we're looking at WonderFil's metallic thread, Spotlite. I've shared some tips for free motion quilting with this shiny ...
WonderFil's metallic thread, Spotlite. MT8858 Dark Gold

Spotlite: 6 tips for quilting with metallic thread on a longarm machine

Welcome back to this week's exploration of WonderFil Specialty Threads Spotlite, a shiny, sparkly thread. Yesterday I talked about 6 tips for using ...
Shiny spools of Spotlite metallic threads

Spotlite: 6 tips for quilting with metallic thread on a domestic machine

Welcome to a week of shiny, sparkly thread! This week we're focusing on WonderFil Specialty Threads Spotlite. I'll show you ...
WonderFil's variegated thread pack C

WonderFil’s Splendor Variegated Thread Packs create wonderful corded placemats

This week I've been playing with WonderFil's Splendor Thread Packs and stitching a variety of placemats. If you're just joining ...
Decorative stitches and WonderFil's rayon threads create one of a kind fabric.

A variety of decorative stitches create an original applique fabric

This week is all about WonderFil's Splendor rayon thread packs. There are over 20 combinations of thread with 10 spools ...
One placemat with fabric right side up and one with wrong side up.

How to create woven Holiday Ribbons on placemats using fabric and threads

In this week's blog posts I'm focusing on WonderFil's rayon thread packs. There are over 20 different thread packs that ...
WonderFil's Pumpkin rayon thread pack

In decorative stitching, the magic is in the rayon threads

I'm spending this week sharing some simple placemat projects using WonderFil's rayon thread packs. Yesterday I stitched some hexagon placemats ...
WonderFil rayon thread packs

Hexagon Placemats: creating your own fabrics using WonderFil Thread Packs

This week I'm going to be stitching with WonderFil Specialty Thread's rayon thread packs. These little boxes of thread hold ...
Quilted with WonderFil's Spagetti #23 Rust and #03 Golden Yellow

How to effectively quilt a panel to highlight elements and add dimension

Yesterday I started quilting a lovely fall panel that I found from Northcott. "Pumpkins for Sale" is coming along nicely ...
Quilted with WonderFil's 12wt Accent thread, #2118 Sunny Yellow and 2121 Dark Gold

Why use rayon and cotton threads when quilting panels

As I finish my week of playing with WonderFil's thicker threads I'm also planning for the fall. My mother asked ...
Pillows quilted with WonderFil's Fruitti #13 Hibiscus, Accent # 2121 Dark Gold and Spagetti #05 Turquoise

The dramatic impact of quilting designs using thicker threads

This week I'm sharing some small quilted projects and stitching with WonderFil's Spagetti and Fruitti cotton threads and Accent rayon ...
A sampling of my new quilted bags for my knitting projects.

FMQ shines when using WonderFil’s thicker threads: Accent, Spagetti & Fruitti

I'm back with the finishing steps to my little quilted bags for my knitting projects, but first I want to ...
The weight of the thread clearly shows with WonderFil's 12 wt rayon thread, Accent color #16, Green Foliage and the 30wt rayon Mirage of the same color name doesn't show as clearly.

5 essential tips for free motion quilting using thicker threads

This week I'm going to share some smaller projects that I often make and show how I play and experiment ...