Author: Julie

New Super Bobs Poly M-style Bobbins.

After two years of waiting we now have the new Super Bobs Poly available . Follow the link below to see all Poly Pre-wound M-style bobbins available

January 25, 2023 0

My new Facebook page

I have set up a Facebook page called Julie’s Superior Threads. If you would like to browse, like and share it would be much appreciated.

July 1, 2020 0


Candy for the quilter’s eyes. Magnifico Trilobal Threads  are available in 200 of the best plain colours. This thread is a High Tenacity thread -(High Strength). Magnifico is available in both reels (500yds.) and cones (3,000yds.) A beautiful thread for Quilting and Embroidery where a High Sheen thread is desired.

May 28, 2018 0

Trapunto quilting

This is a close up of the Trapunto Quilting showing the puff obtained by adding the extra layer of batting. By using Vanish-Lite by Superior Threads (available in 300yds. or 2,000yds.) you do not have a second row of stitching showing on your main design. I have used a 40wt. thread –Magnifico quilted as the…
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May 10, 2018 0

New OMNI-V threads in store

OMNI-V is a beautiful, variegated polyester thread that has been designed for quilting. OMNI-V has gorgeous colour combinations, low lint

April 27, 2018 0

Ruler Work for the Sit-Down Quilter DVD by Patsy Thompson

This instructional DVD is the beginner’s guide to performing ruler-guided free motion quilting as a sit-down quilter.  Demonstrations are performed on several different makes/models of home sewing machines as well as on a George long-arm sit-down machine. Total run time is 111 minutes.          

April 26, 2018 0

I am Teaching Free Machine Quilting at Gunning Patchwork 2018

Would you like to learn to quilt with lovely country ladies? Checkout the website below for June 23rd and 24th gunning patchwork weekend

April 17, 2018 0

Thread troubles?

Thread breaking and shredding? These charts will help you when you are having a problem with threads breaking and shredding. Download the charts and follow the sections through to find (and fix) your thread problems.

May 21, 2012 0
Superior Threads

Which thread is best?

Which Superior thread is best for which part of my quilt? Download a diagram (PDF) of which thread is best for which job. (Right-click and choose Save as.) Here’s a useful chart (PDF) of recommendations for Julie’s Superior Threads products, showing needle size, thread description and recommended bobbin size. Shredding and breaking troubles? Try the…
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May 21, 2012 2

The Bottom Line

The Bottom Line Thread From Superior Threads This is a fine thread that blends into your work. The Bottom Line™ is a 60 wt lint-free polyester thread that I have enjoyed using in a number of ways: Piecing Applique Binding Quilting Piecing For both Feathers in Flight and Australian Wildflowers, I have sewn them with…
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May 21, 2012 4