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Thread: How to keep the material from buckeling up

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    Nov 2006
    I have an old quilt. The cloth on the outside is starting to disintegrate from washing, I want to put on a new face and back and then use what is left. Does anyone know how to keep the material from buckeling up from stetching of fabric?

    Thank you, Shelly

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    lay down more basting than usual before quilting it

    if it's very delicate from age you might consider fusing a very lightweight innerfacing to it. don't know how that would effect its value as an antique but it should make it stronger for longer.

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