No=marking method - Create your own stencils
Use Golden Threads Quilting Paper for best results with the No-Marking Method. Its golden color insures ease of use with light-colored fabrics, while being sheer enough to see through for accurate placement. Golden Threads Quilting Paper also acts as a stabilizer for all fabrics and tears away easily after stitching
The No-Marking Method of machine quilting eliminates the need for marking your quilt top. Your fabric remains mark-free and saves you the time of marking and unmarking. Creating your own tear-away stencils guarantees you will always have the right size and quantity of repeats you need while keeping your originals intact.
- Step 1 Trace Select a continuous line quilting design. Resize design on a copy machine to fit project. Trace design on Golden Threads Quilting Paper.
- Step 2 Stitch To create multiple tear-away stencils, stack several sheets together placing traced copy on top. Pin to secure and machine stitch following design using a large sized unthreaded needle.
- Step 3 Quilt Separate tear-away stencils as needed. Pin to project and quilt following the holes using free-motion quilting methods.
- Step 4 Tear Tear the paper from quilted area. Golden Threads Quilting Paper removes cleanly and easily without pulling stitches.
The golden color makes it easy to see on just about any fabric.. These paper sheets are sheer enough to see through, for accurate placement. A larger size of needle, such as size 90/14 Schmetz needles, is best for sewing through the layers of paper to make the perforated quilting stencils.