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YLI makes 2 types of basting threads for quilts. Water Soluble Wash-a-Way and 100% Mercerized Cotton Basting and Bobbin Thread. Baste zippers, hems, gathers, pleats, set-in sleeves, positioning pockets, fitting, and quilting and appliqué.

YLI Basting & Bobbin Thread, 100% gassed and mercerized cotton, is very soft and with 800 yards on each spool it is extremely economical. It has no stretch, making it a wonderful bobbin thread. YLI Basting and Bobbin Thread is available in white and natural colors.




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Wash-A-Way
Water Soluble Basting Thread

Wash Away water-soluble thread helps you avoid the frustration of removing basting stitches. Wash-A-Way is a dream come true for both machine and hand basting. It is a time saver for all kinds of basting, including basting zippers, hems, gathers, pleats, set-in sleeves, positioning pockets, fitting, and quilting and appliqué.

Wash-A-Way will dissolve in water, but not in dry cleaning solution.

Wash Away is great for:

  • Basting by Machine
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  • Quilting
  • Hand Appliqué
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  • Reverse Appliqué by Machine
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  • Stay Stitching for Machine Piecing
  • Difficult Fabric Matching

YLI
Wash-A-Way
Water Soluble Basting Thread

Spool Size: 100 yds.

Item Code: YWAW
ISBN / SKU / UPC: 758549981013
Weight: 0.20 lb
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