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Tension Help Please.
  • Will be making my second payment soon on my new Avante, and haven't been able to quilt yet. My dealer has work with me, I have read and watch every video possible to no avail. I would buy the gauges that are available by Superior Threads, if I thought it would help. My stitch looks like an embroidery outline stitch, it's not straight. Things were fine until I changed my thread so I could start my first quilt. I could send you a picture if that would help. Sure would like to enjoy my new machine.
  • QuiltingMary,

    I am sorry that you are having problems with your stitching. It sounds like a tension issue but we could have a better idea if you could send a picture.

    Please let us know what thread you are using. Sometimes if you are using a thicker thread it does look different.

    Please send the pictures to duncanc@handiquilter.com.

    Thank you,

    Cheryl Duncan
    Handi Quilter Studio Educator