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1  NEEDLEWORK / Needlework: Discussion and Questions / Hoop Issues on: August 11, 2006 03:04:32 PM
Help the spaz, please!

I am working on my first embroidery project--a Sublime Stitching pattern on a ribbed tank top for my daughter--and I am completely incapable of getting decent tension on the fabric, despite the use of a hoop.  Actually, I am completely incapable of getting decent tension on any type of fabric with a hoop because I am clearly missing the skills to use a hoop properly.

I have been lurking around here for quite a while and I can't believe that I am using my first post to reveal myself to be so inept.

Does anyone have any tips?

thanks!
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