I wanted to share with you one of my favorite designers, Becky Goldsmith. She has a great tutorial breaking down the confusion as to what kind of threads work best with wool. This is something I have struggled with in my process of learning wool applique. There are a variety of threads available and knowing which ones to try first can be overwhelming. Reading about her experience and seeing her examples was very helpful.
After seeing her tutorial, I think I’m going to be giving size #3 & #5 threads more of a try, along with the Painter’s Pearl cotton. I had never heard of that one before.
You can visit Becky by clicking the picture or link below. 🙂
Specifically, which thread is best to use on wool? The answer depends on how much, or how little, you want the thread to show. It also depends on whether you are going to stick to something simple like a blanket stitch, or whether you are going to add embroidery. I use a blanket stitch on […]