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Posted on: 9/17/10 6:55 PM
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When laying out and cutting slippery fabric , I first put a flannel-lined vinyl tablecloth, flannel side up, over my cutting table- the flannel keeps the slippery fabric in place, and catches loose threads too- I chose a large enough size that drapes over the table and hangs down a ways, so the weight adds stability-and the tablecloth doesn't slide around.

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sewforme said... (11/13/10 6:13 PM) Reply
I cannot wait to try this on some slinky I bought!
FreyaStark said... (9/25/10 6:22 AM) Reply
Sounds good. Thanks.
BJ1400 said... (9/24/10 3:37 PM) Reply
Good idea!
marycds said... (9/23/10 2:29 AM) Reply
What a great idea.
jeanharville said... (9/20/10 8:44 PM) Reply
Thanks. I'm going to give this a try.
 
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