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Old 05-22-2020, 03:33 AM
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Originally Posted by Pam S View Post
I recently quilted a beautiful quilt in burgundy shades for a customer. She had pressed all her seams open which wasn't a problem since I wasn't doing any SID. But she pieced it with either an off white or a light gray thread. To my horror, the nature of the longarm putting pressure on the seams caused that light colored thread to show in several seam lines. Made a stunning quilt look not so stunning up close. So, if you press your seams open, it's best to match your thread color to your fabrics.
Thanks for posting this... something I've not thought of.
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