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Thread: What color thread to us

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    So with a colorful top like this, what color thread should I use to quilt it? Should I change color for every section?
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    Senior Member Granny Quilter's Avatar
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    match the backing

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    Don't know, but GO BROWNS and GO TRIBE!!

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    I would use a neutral ecru.

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    good suggestion, thanks

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    Personally when in doubt , pick a varigated.

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    tan/brown. Football season is almost here...YEA cooler weather:):)

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    neutrals- gray's blend in very well on busy colorful quilts

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    Quote Originally Posted by Granny Quilter
    match the backing
    The judges at the fair didn't like it that I didn't match the backing thread for my hand quilting

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