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Subject: If I'm doing a heavily appliqued, double outlined bodice from neck to mid bodice or waistline I'm looking at anywhere from 70,000 - 100,000 stitiches on a .3 density. Single straight stitch run to mark applique placement, another single stitch copy and pasted to hold applique in place then .3 density satin stitch overtop.


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End product looks great, but is taking ages!
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Date Posted: Thursday, February 13, 01:12:34pm
In reply to: -- 's message, "May I ask what a typical stitch count is for you? Do you have a lot of knot work with over/unders? I find that designs with flowing shapes/swirls go very quickly, but knotwork takes me forever! Especially the double outlined knotwork appliques." on Thursday, February 13, 11:19:44am


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What machine do you use? The coverage on my machine is very thin with .3 coverage! Do you use 30w thread instead of 40w? (NT)Love reading all of these ideas.Sunday, February 16, 03:02:37pm


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