"The hole that gets left behind by a thick fiber depends heavily upon the weave density and structure of the fabric you're piercing, as well as what thread/fiber you're using and what size/type of needle. If you are using tightly-woven…"
"Hi Ginger - I am surprised that you find that you have holes when using silk ribbon - what needles are you using - a sharp needles merely parts the fibres of the warp and weft and once the thread is though the hole 'disappears'.…"
I'm frustrated with the size of the hole some fibers leave in my fabrics when crazy quilting. Is this normal or are there tips and tricks to minimizing the size of the hole. Chenile and silk ribbon particularly.thanks for any feedback,gingerSee More
For those who have already done some of this work, those who are admirers of the style and would like to make a start and also just for curious enquirers.A quick reminder: If you have a question to ask or something you want others' views, opinions and replies to, please post it in the Discussion Forum and not the Comment Wall. Many thanks!See More