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Old 05-01-2016, 01:22 PM
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What is the best pressure foot for doing machine appliques? Will my regular zigzag foot do it?
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Old 05-01-2016, 01:30 PM
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What machine do you have & what type of stitch are you going to use?
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Old 05-01-2016, 02:04 PM
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I have done machine appliqué on my old Singer 401G using the regular foot and a very narrow, very short zig-zag stitch.
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Old 05-01-2016, 02:15 PM
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I like my open toe foot and do a blanket stitch.
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Old 05-01-2016, 02:36 PM
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I do the same as Deb - open toe foot and blanket stitch.
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Old 05-01-2016, 03:30 PM
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I usually use the open toe foot for applique, as it gives me a clear view of the applique edge and my needle.
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I like to use my open toe foot or a clear foot. Being able to see clearly is the most important thing to me, but both of these feet have a groove underneath for the stitching to ride in.
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I use my open toe foot. I normally do a blanket stitch but I'm sure it would work for other stitches too.
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i use my open toe foot and invisible thread
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Old 05-01-2016, 06:09 PM
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Open toe and small blanket. but mostly prefer hand applique.
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