Tutorial: Troubleshooting your twin needle

twinneedleA twin needle makes a pretty stretch seam for knit fabrics.  But if your twin needle stitching doesn’t look like it’s supposed to, Susan from Moonthirty helps with some troubleshooting.  Whether it’s skipped stitches or puckering between the parallel stitch lines, she has some tricks to help get your stitches looking like they ought to.  Go to her blog to get her advice.

[photo from Moonthirty]


  1. Patsy says

    I had difficulty getting the zigzag on the bottom. Fiddled with needle and bobbin tension to no avail. Finally, as a last resort swapped out my metal bobbin for a plastic one and wow there was my zigzag!

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