Running stitch: Make a single running stitch through all quilt layers, beginning and ending on the quilt top and leaving a 3″ tail.
Backstitch: Make a single backstitch through the same holes and all three layers, ending on the quilt top. Clip the thread, yarn, or ribbon, leaving a second 3″ tail
The closest galaxy to us is the Andromeda Galaxy – it’s estimated at 2.5 million light-years away. Before the discovery of the Andromeda Galaxy, the Large Magellanic Cloud was believed to be the closest galaxy to us.