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Preparation
  • Cut backing and wadding at 6 to 8 inches longer and wider than your quilt top to ensure the quilt mounts correctly on the quilting machine (see photo below)
  • Remove all selvedges
  • All seams at edges of quilt top to be backstitched
  • Trim off loose threads
  • Press open seams on backing
  • Quilt top and backing must be square
  • Quilt top and backing to be well ironed
  • Indicate top of quilt
  • Do not pin or baste your quilt, fold layers separately