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Detail of the decorative stitching on the appliqued flower using the HUSQVARNA VIKING Designer Brilliance 80 sewing machine

3 tips to perfect yarn couching

It's the end of the week! I've had so much fun with the HUSQVARNA VIKING Designer Brilliance 80. There are ...
The photo has been saved to mySewnet account; working on the HUSQVARNA VIKING Designer Brilliance 80 sewing machine

QuickDesign app + Designer Brilliance 80 sewing machine = WOW!

Isn't that Design Positioning on the HUSQVARNA VIKING Designer Brilliance 80 amazing?! I have another feature to show you today ...
The two leaf motifs have been positioned in the hoop and stitched out using the HUSQVARNA VIKING Designer Brilliance 80 sewing machine

How to use the Design Positioning feature on the Designer Brilliance 80

What do you think so far? Machine embroidery is so easy with the HUSQVARNA VIKING Designer Brilliance 80. Doesn't it ...
Stitching out the embroidery designs on the side pocket using the Husqvarna Viking Designer Brilliance 80

How to baste fabric in preparation for machine embroidery

I'm back with the HUSQVARNA VIKING Designer Brilliance 80. Yesterday I assembled the fabrics and supplies for the Inspira sewing ...
Cover of the Inspira sewing machine cover project

2 critical steps to prepping a new quilting project

Hello everyone - I'm super excited to be back talking about the HUSQVARNA VIKING Designer Brilliance 80. There are so ...
Stitching out one of the built-in embroidery designs

Using the embroidery features on the Designer Brilliance 80

Did you like my learning curve yesterday? I explored working with flimsy fabric and the Seam/Overcast Stitch to make gift ...
You can sew with the embroidery unit attached to the sewing machine.

Working with flimsy fabric and the Seam/Overcast Stitch

So? Are you impressed yet? I just love the fact that yesterday's project came from the working with the news-feed ...
A perfect mug rug to keep my desk looking clean

How to make an embroidered mug rug using mySewnet news-feed

Welcome back. Isn't the Husqvarna Viking Designer Brilliance 80 an exciting sewing/embroidery machine? I'm in love with the amount of ...
The news-feed of the mySewnet Blog

Personalizing the Designer Brilliance 80

The brand new Husqvarna Viking Designer Brilliance 80 is no ordinary sewing/embroidery machine. It has a number of features that until ...
The Husqvarna Viking Designer Brilliance 80 with optional extension table attached

Unboxing the NEW Husqvarna Viking Designer Brilliance 80

Good morning everyone. I'm back with something very exciting to share with you. I'm unboxing the BRAND NEW Husqvarna Viking Designer ...
The mySewMonitor app shows me the progress of the stitch out

6 steps to creating an embroidered quilt label using the Designer EPIC

It's the end of the week. Already! Time sure flies when you're having fun and there's so much more I ...
Topics covered in the Knowledge Center of the JoyOS Advisor

User’s Guide, Quick Help, JoyOS Advisor: sewing help at your fingertips

Welcome back! Hopefully, you saw in yesterday's post the importance of doing some sample stitching before committing to the final ...
Stitch out of some of three of the embroidery fonts

6 steps: adding lettering to quilt sashings using machine embroidery

Hi there! So, how did you like the tutorial on adding lettering to your quilt sashings in yesterday's post? You ...
The stitch sequence has been programmed including a FIX and a STOP.

6 steps to add lettering to your quilt sashings

Hello again! Isn't that flange in the binding from yesterday's post just the best? I love the look and it's ...
A beautiful colored flange on the front of the quilt and you can barely notice the stitching on the backing

5 steps for adding a pop of color with a flange in the binding

Welcome back to another super exciting week of tips to make your sewing and quilting easier and better! Let's not ...
Extra lift in the presser foot allows thick items like the binding corner to be inserted under the presser foot with no shoving.

Maximizing on the features of the Opal 690Q to wrap up the sewing marathon

It's the end of the week already. Amazing how quickly times flies when you're having fun. I've had a blast ...
One finished placemat with reversible binding.

How to make and apply reversible binding on your quilts

Hello again! How are you making out with your five bobbin marathon? It takes a lot of sewing to use ...
Try to "open" up the ditch when you're stitching in the ditch.

7 tips to speed up the quilting process

Welcome back! How's the sewing marathon? It's amazing how much work you can get done when you have sewing space ...
Using an ender/leader at the end of the seam to not break the thread

10 tips for sewing a variety of quilt seams

Welcome back! How did yesterday go? Did you get any part of your space tidied up? We've got a marathon ...
Five bobbins are wound and ready to sew.

7 excellent tips for a productive sewing marathon

Welcome to another fun and very productive week. This week we're exploring the Husqvarna Viking Opal 690Q. This is a ...