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Old 07-10-2008, 08:01 AM
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I have just started to practice stippling/meandering and I want to mark a design on my fabric. The pen I have fads so quickly and I know that there are a lot on the market, but before I spend my money on something new I want feedback!

What fabric markers work best for you?

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Old 07-10-2008, 08:08 AM
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I use this one. I got mine at Hancock and it disapperas with a little water.

It says EZ international on it.
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Old 07-10-2008, 08:22 AM
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I use childrens washable markers preferable crayola. they have always washed out no problems
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Old 07-10-2008, 08:30 AM
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esther, i love that idea. will try it.
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Old 07-10-2008, 08:36 AM
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Me too crayola washable markers thin point.
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Old 07-10-2008, 10:05 AM
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I was afraid to use the washable crayola, glad to know they work well.
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Old 07-11-2008, 06:05 AM
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Originally Posted by Loretta
Here is another post on the marking pencils/pens. I hope it helps!
http://www.quiltingboard.com/posts/list/6551.page
Thanks Loretta, I usually do a search but didn't think about it before posting this time : o )
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Old 07-11-2008, 10:45 AM
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NOT THE PENCILS! My mom warned me, that the pencil ones you have to mark over and over to get a line dark enough to SEE, but she thought maybe they'd be better after 20-30 years. UMMM NO! Just bought and pack and they're awful...

And not the ones that "vanish" after 72 hours. They either vanish in 20 minutes or not for weeks/months....
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Old 07-11-2008, 03:36 PM
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I've had success with the Water Erasable Fabric Marking Pen. I don't know who makes it because that is the only wording on the pen that I'm looking at right now. I bought it at a local quilt shop on their advice. It disappears with even a spritz of water from a spray bottle. The color I have is blue..not sure if it comes in other colors. The quilt I'm working on is light, so not sure how this would work on darker colors.
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Old 07-13-2008, 07:37 PM
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I find this tool to work well also
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