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« on: April 22, 2013 08:34:45 PM »

I am currently working on my first punch needle kit and I ran into an issue. One whole section of the canvas pattern is very loose (from me going over it several times and making mistakes) and now the thread won't attach to this area. I was wondering if I could cut a piece of canvas from the extra around the border and glue it over the loose section.
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« Reply #1 on: April 27, 2013 06:02:10 AM »

I hope someone helps out. Your idea sounds good. I hope it works out.
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« Reply #2 on: May 13, 2013 09:22:13 AM »

That sounds like it might work, or you could try to stiffen it back up with a glue mix, Modge Podge or even Petal Porcelain.
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« Reply #3 on: May 13, 2013 06:17:54 PM »

I would take another layer of fabric & back your work with it & then put it in a hoop to continue working on it. Having the extra fabric in the back would give it a little more grab. Hope it works out for you!
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