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PostSubject: Sparkly Fabric   Sparkly Fabric EmptyThu Jun 11, 2009 9:44 am

This past weekend I got some fabrics at a yard sale that are sparkly. I've never worked with it and wondered if any of you have experience with it? Do the sparkles rub off? Do they hold up to washing?
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PostSubject: Re: Sparkly Fabric   Sparkly Fabric EmptyThu Jun 11, 2009 10:22 am

I've only used a little for holiday stuff...so far it's ok, but it doesn't get washed much.... scratch
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PostSubject: Re: Sparkly Fabric   Sparkly Fabric EmptyThu Jun 11, 2009 10:38 am

Ditto to TXmom....have used it in a lot of xmas wallhanging with no problem...

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PostSubject: Re: Sparkly Fabric   Sparkly Fabric EmptyThu Jun 11, 2009 7:02 pm

Ann would really depend on the fabric and what they used to adhere the sparkly stuff. I guess Id rub it together see if it comes off easily, then Id trim some off and wash it, see what happens. laura has some jeans and tops with sparkly stuff, they get washed adn dried and the sparkles never come off.

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PostSubject: Re: Sparkly Fabric   Sparkly Fabric EmptyFri Jun 12, 2009 9:31 am

Thanks! I guess I'll have to play with it a bit?
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PostSubject: Re: Sparkly Fabric   Sparkly Fabric EmptyFri Jun 12, 2009 10:58 am

Ann, I just wash and dried about 5 yards for a swap and used Retayne.....no problems. Thumbup
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