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Schmetz needle app
Dunno if it's new, but it's new to me
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Date: 6/22/13 5:50 PM

Just downloaded the free Schmetz app for iPhone. I don't know if it's on Android too or not. In any case - it has lots of basic reference info about needles, and then it has a listing of a whole bunch of fabric types.... with the suggested needle type and size! It also has a problem solver section that addresses some causes of thread problems (upper or lower thread breaking, skipped stitches, frayed stitches, thread loops under the fabric, bad stitches, puckers, popping noises).

Just wanted to let folks know in case they hadn't seen it either...

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Date: 6/22/13 6:09 PM

it came out earlier this month iirc. it is pretty cool!

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Date: 6/23/13 7:13 AM

Thank you for mentioning it. I just found it and downloaded it. It looks like a handy one to have :)

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Date: 6/23/13 8:28 AM

Thank you for the heads up. I just downloaded it.

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Date: 6/23/13 8:28 AM

Thank you for the heads up. I just downloaded it.

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Date: 6/23/13 9:14 AM

Don't have an iphone yet, but do have an ipad. Will download later. Thank you!

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Date: 6/23/13 10:30 AM

I also downloaded it, there seems to be a wealth of info on it. Just purchased some specialty needles before but I always seem to be checking before every project as I can never remember.
I think this app will answer my questions.

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Date: 6/23/13 10:46 AM

Thank you for posting this!

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Date: 6/23/13 12:07 PM

Glad people are finding it useful!

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Date: 6/23/13 1:41 PM

Awesome, thanks for the heads up!

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