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Thread Questions
Q: Is it absolutely necessary to use only Janome bobbin thread in the bobbin for memory card embroidery, or can I use any standard sewing thread?   Read Answer...
Q: I'm new to five thread serging. My dealer suggests that when threading the double chain looper,that I allow the thread to hang down in the machine, and that I take the extra step to bring the thread through the left front needle hole, or that I start sewing on a scrap of fabric. Can you explain why?   Read Answer...
Q: I am sewing light colored lettering on a heavy dark blue fabric and the fabric is showing through. What should I do?   Read Answer...
Q: What thread do you recommend for your sewing machines and sergers?   Read Answer...
Q: My thread bunches up under the fabric when I start to sew. What causes this?   Read Answer...
Q: How can I control decorative threads, which wind off the spool unevenly, and cause uneven stitches?   Read Answer...
Q: What is the heaviest thread I can use on my Memory Craft for Professional-Style Embroidery?   Read Answer...
Q: I love heavy decorative cords for couching, but I can't always find them in the colors I want. Is there an easy way to make my own?   Read Answer...
Q: Sometimes thread will "ball up" in the bobbin area of my sewing machine. Normally, my Janome machine has such consistent tension. Can I do something to prevent this?   Read Answer...
Q: What is the best way to unthread my sewing machine?   Read Answer...
Q: I would like to convert the Janome thread colors to those of other manufacturers. Do you have a chart that would help me do this?   Read Answer...
Q: Is invisible monofilament thread (nylon or polyester) damaging to my machine?   Read Answer...