used were commercial cottons, raw silk, hand-dyed Skydyes cotton,
cotton lame, and Japanese cotton printed fabric. Rayon, cotton, metallic,
and monofilament/nylon threads were used for the free-motion machine
quilting and embroidery, as well as the machine piecing. The glass
beads were stitched by hand. Polyester batting was used for
the main piece, and fusible fleece was used for the floating moon.