The right marking tool for the right job can make all the difference!
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We are continually researching and adding products that make the quilting journey easier for everyone.
Sewline Products New 2016 are extremely popular. Bohin and Fons & Porter make great products Pounce: This is chalk in a bag. Pounce or pat the bag on a stencil, leaving a chalk design on the fabric. The chalk disappears easily, so mark as you go with a pounce.
Mechanical pencil: Use hard lead (0.5mm) and mark lightly so that stitching or quilting will cover it.
Artist's pencil: This silver pencil often works on both light and dark fabrics.
Chalk pencil: The chalk tends to brush away, so it is best to mark as you go with these pencils.
Wash-out pen, pencil or graphite marker: These markers maintain a point and are easy to see. Refer to the manufacturer's instructions to remove the markings and test them first on the fabric scraps to make sure the marks will wash out. Note: Humidity may make the marks disappear, and applying heat to them may make them permanent.
Triangle tailor's chalk: This chalk tool makes free hand marking easy. Always a favorite