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Stitching right into the corner

3 essential tips that takes stitching in the ditch to a professional level

Time sure flies when you're having fun and I had loads of fun this week. Hopefully, you've picked up some ...
Pull the bobbin thread to the surface of the work and tuck it towards the back of the presser foot

6 essential tips for perfect free motion quilting

Welcome back! How's the doodling? Doodling really is such a simple technique and yet it has improved my quilting so ...
Thread choices for an embroidered block

How to choose the right thread for your quilting project

How's the doodling? Isn't that just the best tip ever? Wait until you get going and you'll be totally surprised ...
The power of paper, marker and clipboard for free motion quilting designs

The power of paper, marker and clipboard for free motion quilting designs

Have you assembled the essential tools for successful machine quilting that I posted yesterday? If you did - great! If ...
Exploring free motion quilting tools with Elaine Theriault

9 essential tools for successful quilting on your domestic machine

I'm so excited to be back with the Husqvarna Viking Designer Topaz 50 sewing and embroidery machine. I've been sewing ...
Finished journal cover with Thread Velvet embroidery design

3 projects using machine embroidery stitch outs

It's already the end of the week. I've so much more to show you but that'll have to wait for ...
Almost finished the fourth design element

9 check list items for successful machine embroidery before you press START

Welcome back! We'll be exploring a different style of embroidery today. Actually a different embroidery style and showing you how ...
Using bent handled scissors to trim as close as possible to the tacking stitches

4 tips for trimming and thread organization for Machine Embroidery Applique

Welcome back as we spend another day exploring machine embroidery with the Husqvarna Viking Designer Topaz 50. The Designer Topaz ...
Selected threads for the snowman applique embroidery

4 key tips to successful and stress free Machine Applique Embroidery

Welcome back. It's another great day of machine embroidery with the Husqvarna Viking Designer Topaz 50. Did you see that ...
The embroidery is done!

Machine Embroidery with the Husqvarna Viking Topaz 50

I'm excited to be back with the Husqvarna Viking Designer Topaz 50. This week we're going to take a look ...
The finished project

Tutorial: make a pretty storage container using recycled jeans

Where did the week go? It's time for our project that I created with the Husqvarna Viking Designer Topaz 50 ...
The Open Toe Applique Foot allows you to clearly see your work

Best ever presser feet storage and presser feet review

Welcome back. Did you run and clean the bobbin case of your sewing machine as I outlined in yesterday's post? ...
Preparing to clean out the bobbin case area

When sewing, remember the 5 bobbins rule

Welcome back to QUILTsocial. This week, we're checking out the Husqvarna Viking Designer Topaz 50. This is a sewing machine ...
Stitch F11 has mirrored side to side and appears in reverse of the original stitch

Exploring the Stitch Menus on the Husqvarna Viking Designer Topaz 50

Welcome back. Today is day two of playing with the Husqvarna Viking Designer Topaz 50. If you didn't get a ...
Husqvarna Viking Designer Topaz 50 with the extension table

Highlights of the Husqvarna Viking Designer Topaz 50 sewing machine

Hello everyone and welcome back to another exciting week at QUILTsocial. This week, I'm taking the Husqvarna Viking Designer Topaz 50 ...