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Thread: One more thread question for binding

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    Senior Member billswife99's Avatar
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    Do you use hand quilting thread or machine thread to hand stitch the binding on?

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    I use regular machine thread. I think the stitches would hide better than with hand quilting thread. JMHO :)

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    Quote Originally Posted by katier825
    I use regular machine thread. I think the stitches would hide better than with hand quilting thread. JMHO :)
    Me too.

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    Quote Originally Posted by katier825
    I use regular machine thread. I think the stitches would hide better than with hand quilting thread. JMHO :)
    Me three

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    Me four! :D

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    I use hand quilting thread,and never have stitches show.

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    Regular machine thread.

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    I use whatever I have handy, but most often quilting thread! :lol:

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    The same thread I use to piece.

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    Quote Originally Posted by shaverg
    The same thread I use to piece.
    Ditto - either YLI, Masterpiece or Aurifil cotton. Ninnie - of course YOUR stitches don't show, you are a fairy sewer! Mine would in quilting thread! :wink: :mrgreen:

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