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What to look for when purchasing Thick Thread

One thicker variety of embroidery thread is called perle cotton. That might be what's in the video, though I can't quite tell. It is sized by numbers, where a smaller number indicates a thicker thread....
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I am trying to identify / describe this wool thread / yarn

Weaving yarns are described by two numbers separated by a slash, eg 2/5, 3/10, etc. The smaller number is the number of plies The larger number represents the size of each ply. So, a 2/5 yarn has 2 ...
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Pfaff 360 straight stitches are slightly slanted?

From what I can tell, this is completely normal. At least, if it's not normal, my machine does the same and I've never had any issues with it. If it makes you feel better, the same phenomenon happens ...
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Pfaff 360 straight stitches are slightly slanted?

Have you tried changing the needle. Sometimes even a slight bend in the needle could do this. Always try the more simple fixes before moving towards paying out of pocket to get it fixed.
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How to turn thin thread into thick thread for hand embroidery

If it is a thread type or color you must use...double or triple the thread in the needle. If you had something or someone that could ply the threads (spin them together) you'd have the best results. ...
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