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Subject:  marking cream quilt top Date:  3/13/2013  6:34 PM
Author:  2gifts Number:  7293 of 7364

I'm making a wedding quilt (it's the one on the cover of this book and am looking for suggestions on how to mark the background which is a light cream tone-on-tone. The colors in the star are sort of fall colors, but the background is that light cream, so I am wondering how to mark it so that I can machine quilt it.

I typically use a white iron-eraseable chalk, but that doesn't show up on the light background. I am reluctant to use the blue brush-off chalk as I am not at all sure that it will really brush off.

Anyone have any suggestions?
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