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Cocoa ([personal profile] momijizukamori) wrote2016-07-23 10:31 am

Edge lace for my sleeves - I did this on my embroidery machine,...

Edge lace for my sleeves - I did this on my embroidery machine, on a poly organza with heavy wash-away stabilizer, and then cut the diamonds out and hand-sewed them on.

After much experimenting, the tricks to using metallic thread without it snapping are to keep tension super-low, let the thread spool out from far away (I have it in a mug about a foot away), and don’t make your stitches too dense.

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