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- Joined: Tue Aug 04, 2015 7:28 am
Does anyone have a favorite brand of marking pen. I want something water soluble to mark a baby quilt which is mainly pale green. The pens I have used so far seem to take a lot of going over and over before I see the line clearly. I am only trying to mark a simple grid pattern but seem to be having trouble getting something dark enough to see that will disappear by itself. Thanks.
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- Joined: Mon Feb 05, 2007 10:04 am
I love the Frixion pens. The marks disappear with the iron. That's my favorite lately.
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- Joined: Wed Jan 31, 2007 9:57 am
I like the Frixion pens, too.
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- Joined: Fri Apr 27, 2007 8:07 am
I agree with Cindy love mine.
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- Joined: Sat Dec 12, 2009 12:32 pm
Frixion pens last long time.. I bought over 5yrs ago, took it out yester to write my crackerjack block, worked like new.. Lucky!
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- Joined: Sat Feb 16, 2008 3:34 pm
If you plan on washing your quilt afterward try Crayola Washable Markers. I use fine tip. They come in a variety of colors, wash out easily and are inexpensive! I do test them on fabric prior to using them, but have never had a problem.
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- Joined: Sat Jan 13, 2007 10:25 pm
Frixion pens are the best I use them all the time and no problems.
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- Joined: Fri Feb 08, 2013 6:41 am
Indeed the Frixion pens are the way to go.