As I say in The Quilter’s Appliqué Workshop, I encourage you to find the tools and supplies that work best for you personally—try what other people suggest, but decide for yourself.
Practical information to help your appliqué.
When does two plus two not equal four? When you’re talking about thread size. There are many systems in use for labeling the weight of thread, which makes comparing them difficult. Here’s the simplified system I use in my book.