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Thread: HELP! marks in quilt....

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    Senior Member dorrell ann's Avatar
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    HELP! marks in quilt....

    I have dark green borders on my queen size quilt and marked a pattern on it with chalk pencil "" General " brand-and decided not to use it and machine quilted with a different pattern - proceeded to remove the chalk 1st by rubbing it ,than used water and will not come off - any suggestions for removing the chalk?

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    try some type of eraser: Pencil eraser, fabric eraser or Mr. Clean Magic Eraser.
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    well what does the pencil itself say on removing it? ck that first. you may need to soak the quilt in Oxy clean and rub the border markings too. i removed pencil that way. good luck.

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