a way to use large spool of thread on a standard machine. set the spool in a heavy cup and bring the thread around the spool pin so it makes a 90 degree turn to the thread guide. Set the cup directly under the spool pin.
Quilting Sizes chart: helpful reference guide when planning a quilt using your own design. These numbers include a pillow tuck and long drop on the sides and bottom. Subtract from length for no pillow tuck.