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Old 03-24-2020, 06:23 AM
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Good Morning! I am about to do wishbones on a quilt border. Rather than drawing 'containment' lines, I was wondering if anyone ever runs a machine basting stitch along the length of the border?
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Old 03-24-2020, 07:21 AM
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I haven’t stitched lines but I have used painters tape to make lines. I put a few straight pins through the tape after sticking to further anchor it.
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Old 03-24-2020, 08:25 AM
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When putting on a specialized border sometimes I will baste to hold the entire quilt in place without any shifting.
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Old 03-24-2020, 04:04 PM
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Great ideas! Thank you!
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