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Thread: Converting two twin bedspreads into a queen/king

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    My girlfriend has two professionally made twin bedspreads and wants to join them and make a kingsize bedspread. Does anyone have suggestions on how to go about this? I suggested taking them back to the store that made them.

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    I have no idea

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    Do you have any pictures? It would be easier to make suggestions if we could see them :D:D:D

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    Without seeing them , is there any way to take out the seams on the sides that will be joined and sewing them together ? how are the edges finished off ?

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    I sure don't know but have been thinking about this & it seems like there would be a seam right down the middle joining them. Will that look okay or odd? You would of course have to remove the finished side before joining them but, I can't wrap my brain around how it would look on the top. Are they quilted?

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    depending on your seams you would cut one in half and sew each half to the sides of the other twin so you have 2 seams and they are not in the middle. Clear as mud?

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    I wouldn't know where to start.

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    I would need to see a photo. The biggest problem would be the length. Isn't a twin about 5" shorter than a king? You would also lose a couple inches in the width when it was resewn.

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    Quote Originally Posted by dakotamaid
    depending on your seams you would cut one in half and sew each half to the sides of the other twin so you have 2 seams and they are not in the middle. Clear as mud?
    Yep, that sounds right.

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    I will be visiting my friend next week, then I can see what is involve. Thank you for your time.

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