Prevent Stitching Issues with Properly Wound Bobbins

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Quick Tips to Help You Wind a Perfect Bobbin Every Time!

Does the thread on your machine sometimes break or get snarled? Is the tension sometimes off? These issues and more can occur because of improperly wound bobbins.





While winding a bobbin seems simple enough, there are a few things to pay attention to so the thread reels off the bobbin smoothly while sewing. Believe it or not, there’s a trick to it.

In the following video, ZJ Humbach walks you through the steps of creating a perfectly wound bobbin. One thing she reminds us of is speed. Winding slowly will produce better results than going quickly. She also shows us what a well wound bobbin should look like.

Whether you’re a new sewist or have been sewing for years, you’re likely to find tips you can use in her helpful video.

Click here to watch the video at YouTube if it doesn’t play on your device.

 

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