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Frank H.
(porker110) - M

Locale: California
Quilt Questions on 04/24/2013 21:32:27 MDT Print View

I'm in the process of making a 2.5 apex quilt with nobul2 fabric for the inner and shell.
Just wondering what people who have sewed this fabric before have used for thread and needle size

-Thank you

David W.
(Davidpcvsamoa) - MLife

Locale: East Bay, CA
Re: Quilt Questions on 04/24/2013 21:55:16 MDT Print View

The two common answers I found when researching a MYOG quilt were:

1) Use the smallest needle you can, such as microtex sharp 60/8
2) Gutterman's poly thread

I followed the advise and they worked great.

Backpack Jack
(jumpbackjack) - F

Locale: Armpit of California
Re: Quilt Questions on 04/26/2013 00:00:29 MDT Print View

The last 2 quilts I made with Nobul 1 on the inside, the Nobul 2 may not feel as soft next to the skin, just my prefrence.

The needle was a Microtex sharp #12 with Guterman all purpose poly thread.