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A zigzag issue – and giveaway winner

While I was out on another continent, my sewing machine went on a little holiday of its own. When sewing knits, it was creating this monstrosity of a stitch… That’s supposed to be a zigzag! It doesn’t do it on woven, its got a stretch needle in and I’ve done everything you get told to do […]

Well, that didn’t work.

My thread is still snapping but the tension of the stitches looks perfect…. I checked that the top thread unrolled the right way (Dianne– yes the thread comes off the spool at the front as you say it should, which I’d call clockwise now after all that- the Aurifil does still go the weird way […]

Tension

I’ve had a few issues with the tension on my Husqvarna lately, a repeat of the problems I had when I very first got the machine. In floating FMQ mode when quilting the washi tape quilt, the top thread was frequently visible on the back. Problem is, the machine automatically sets the tension depending on […]