Viking Dealer BBB Complaint Response

For the Entire Saga start here: Part 1: Why I Will Never Again Purchase or Recommend Husqvarna Viking Sewing Machines Part 2: Final Thoughts on Husqvarna Viking So the day we left for … [Read more...]

61 – Cruise prep, Tank Top Dresses, Serger fun, Viking Update

Prepping for my cruise that's coming up in less than a week! More involved than I'd like but I'll make it. I've spent the last few days working on some tank top dresses and really had fun … [Read more...]

Some Final Thoughts on Husqvarna Viking

Last night I picked up my Viking Topaz 20 from my dealer, Tampa Bay Sewing Center. They found a tension assembly and replaced it. It seems to be working. 56 days is how long it took for … [Read more...]

60 – Viking Sucks plus quilts, projects and more

I'm gonna unload about Husqvarna Viking in this episode so be prepared. New Projects (and a few finishes): Cruise Tote Baby Bibs Iris Quilt almost finished Nostalgia honeybun … [Read more...]

Why I will never again purchase or recommend Husqvarna Viking sewing machines

Update: My machine was returned on February 2nd, 2013. See my "Final Thoughts on Husqvarna Viking" postĀ for more info. I hope this is the end of the repair saga. It seems the part is still … [Read more...]

57 – Meet Kismet (new Pfaff Creative 2.0)

My breaking point with the Topaz 20 is reached Speaking to my Pfaff dealer I find out there is a used Pfaff Creative 2.0 in my price range I research the features and find it's got … [Read more...]

The Night I Cried Uncle

Last night I reached the end of my rope. I tried to test out the embroidery portion to see if the tension was ok there. It wasn't. Nothing I did worked. I tried 4 different hoopings to … [Read more...]

Viking Dealer Update & Google Hangout #2 Video!

Yesterday after the podcast I thought I'd get the bright idea to do some embroidery while I was sewing my easy street blocks. I pulled out a towel to do a damask design on. Tension … [Read more...]

56 – Mystery quilts, Dealer problems, Etsy and geekyness

Prepping a sample for the crayon melting class Major Orca Bay progress The Topaz 20 has issues We have our first EasyStreet hangout! EasyStreet progress Betty and I have some … [Read more...]

Losing Trust in My Dealer

The last six months I've had some issues with my Husqvarna Viking Topaz 20 that have caused me to visit my dealer more than usual. The first main issue was the uptake lever that I had … [Read more...]