used were moire, suede, commercial cottons, and Skydyes hand-painted
cotton. Batting used was Hobbs Thermore polyester batting. Machine
applique, couching and quilting were done using Sulky rayon thread,
Isacord polyester thread, acrylic/metallic knitting yarn, ribbon,
hand-dyed 3-ply pima cotton thread, and monofilament nylon/invisible
paint was also used on the hull of the boat.