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Hot Pads and 3 1/2 inch squares quilt

June 18, 2018, 3:00 pm

Have been making 9 patch hot pads which is going to be a senior groups C hristmas presents this December. There is one senior housing place here tha t is not assisted living. Just old people li... Read more »

T-shirt quilt

June 17, 2018, 11:56 pm

I made a t-shirt quilt for my grandson's graduation. The hardest part was planning it. I stabilized the shirts with French Fuse fusible tricot. I had it quilted -- money well spent. I hope this... Read more »

The Bordered 9 Patch Quilt

May 22, 2018, 3:00 pm

This is the quilt I am currently working on. It is from Missouri Star Quilt Co. I brought the pattern from them. I am using batiks but you can use just regular material of your choice. Us... Read more »

Which would you buy (if either)

May 11, 2018, 3:46 pm

One of my sewing machines is a New Home 445 from the early 60's (I think). I was messing around on ebay (just looking at the listings, not really shopping for anything). Well,anyway, there were... Read more »

Hash Browns Quilt

May 2, 2018, 4:43 pm

This is from a pattern I brought from Jordan Fabrics named Hash Browns. I am making mine in shades of blues and greens instead of browns. You can see the tutorial by going to www.jordanfabric... Read more »

A Lob Cabin Quilt

April 7, 2018, 4:41 pm

This is the quilt I am working on right now. Not from any magazine but possibly(?) got the pattern from www.quilterscasche.com Each block is app rox. 10 inches finished. Want to do another o... Read more »

It's Hip to Be Square Quilt

March 31, 2018, 3:00 pm

This is a very simple quilt that anyone can make, even a young child. Get on the Web and go to www.JordanFabrics.com and open. At the top of the ir page look for free patterns, finding It's ... Read more »

Sewing Scissors

March 19, 2018, 10:41 am

I have a couple of pair of sewing scissors. Two are Fiskars, and will tell the story of why I have 2 if somebody wants me to, but my main questions is about my other pair. I have another pair t... Read more »

Harvest Quilt

March 2, 2018, 4:03 pm

I brought this Harvest pattern from Jordan's Fabrics. It is one of Coz y Quilt designs which has Throw, twin, queen and king sizes, so you can mak e any of these sizes. I used some of my left... Read more »

Card Tricks Quilt

February 18, 2018, 4:11 pm

This the quilt I am working on right now. It is an old timey pattern made with 2 1/2 inch wide strips. Go to Missouri Star Quilt Company, open it, then go to the tutorials and ask for Card Tri... Read more »

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22 pin cushion patterns

I thought that the 'teacup' pin cushion might have been the usual china tea cup one but it isn't. jennellh http://tipnut.com/22-free-pincushion-patterns/ Read more »


Mennonite relief auction quilts

http://www.nhmrs.com/quilts_archive_2008.html My sister is spending a few days with her son (new owner of the yellow table runner!) - she told me that they had spent yesterday at the Mennonite relie... Read more »


Girly quilt top finished.

I finished the girly quilt top this afternoon and I think it came out fine. I am going to pin it up tomorrow and quilt it and it should be done early next week and then I will post pictures. I used 2... Read more »


sale on Ott lights

Just got a Joann email ad- their Easy View Ott floor lamp with the movable magnifier is marked down from $279.99 to $99.99 and the Ott flexible table lamp is marked down from $69.99 to $29.99 and t... Read more »


mid-arm quilt machine

Do any of you have one of the mid-arm quilt machines? The HQ 16, Voyager 17 or the stretch Singer? Please tell me what you like and don't like about the machine and frame set up. I've been appoin... Read more »


free quilt pattern

http://www.hancockfabrics.com/images/us/local/page_specific/freeprojects/odysseyofchangingcolors/odysseyofcolors.pdf This is taken from Hancock Fabrics free project pages. Their title is Odyssey of ... Read more »


Has anyone any comments on the 'Square in a square' method?

I'm a neophyte quilter (4 baby quilts under my belt, making new mistakes, er, make that 'learning more with each one'). I recently saw a web video of a person using what she called the 'Square in a... Read more »


Spray Starch

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I use a lot of spray starch during quiltmaking. Once upon a time (just this year) was able to purchase Niagara Starch in a non-aerosol plastic spray bottle. Now the stores no longer carry starch in... Read more »


Quilt dedications for labels

There has been ongoing posts now and then for quilt-y sayings for labels, I came across this this morning thought some might like to bookmark this page: http://thegoldenthimble.com/quiltdedications.... Read more »


Update: Letter from Fons & Porter

For all the complaining I did a week ago, thought I'd share the correspondence I got from F&P regarding the stuck-together rotary blades. I have no idea the reason behind the change of heart. (Do the... Read more »