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Project

Thread Velvet Pillow

Introduction

People have been embroidering for centuries, a technique that has become more and more popular with advances in technology.

Martha demonstrates an exciting new technique called thread velvet embroidery, which was conceived by the talented designers at the Husqvarna Embroidery Center in Sweden, to create a magnificent thread velvet pillow.

The Husqvarna Viking "Designer Diamond" machine provides owners with many exclusive features, such as the Embroidery Advisor, which recommends what needle, stabilizer, and thread you should use. It also offers the largest hoop and work space ever made on a sewing machine.

Resources
If you're interested in making the thread velvet pillow, get more information about the Husqvarna Viking "Designer Diamond" machine at sewingideas.com. Find Martha Stewart Embroidery Designs on marthastewart.com/shop.

Source
The Martha Stewart Show, September 2008

Reviews (6)

  • Grandy 27 Oct, 2008

    I would loved to have seen the video but it never loaded. My loss!

  • luv_quilts 24 Oct, 2008

    I loved Martha's demonstration of the Thread Velvet designs. I purchased the same designs a few months ago but have yet to stitch them out. I've had the Designer SE for about 3 years now and would love to upgrade to the Diamond because it's such an awesome machine but, unfortunately, it is not in my budget. Love the sewing

  • HUGEMARTHAFAN 6 Oct, 2008

    I have 2 of the Husqvarna Viking Designer Diamonds and they are amazing machines.
    Rick Kemp
    Cherry Valley, CA
    Hi Martha....you are the best.

  • ginika 1 Oct, 2008

    WOW! What a machine! I found a dealer near where I live and will be visiting for a demonstration ASAP.

  • ginika 1 Oct, 2008

    WOW! What a machine! I fou

  • TraChica 30 Sep, 2008

    I would love to have the embroidery designs talked about in this program and to enter the contest...

    Thanks, Tracy Webb tnwebbs@yahoo.com