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Hot Pads

June 27, 2017, 2:59 pm

Hello All, Well after making 2 more butterfly quilt tops, each being smaller than the previous one because I made a mistake while cutting them out. Instead of cutting out 5 1/2 inch square... Read more »

The quilt I am repairing

June 25, 2017, 9:45 am

I have talked several times about a quilt I am repairing, and just thought I would say some stuff about the progress of it. It is kinda going slowly, but that is because I sew on a replacement s... Read more »

family reunion preparation

June 23, 2017, 9:22 pm

Hi friends, I am preparing square muslin blocks for my family to put their handprints on and their signature, and then I will create a quilt or table-cloth with the squares. need an idea how to d... Read more »

Different Butterfly Quilt

June 12, 2017, 2:34 pm

This quilt is not the batik material that I used before. This time I just used 2-5 1/2 inch print squares for front wings, then another 2-5 1/2 inch solid/or mini print squares of contrast... Read more »

OT Finally! Actively house shopping

June 10, 2017, 4:12 pm

As most of you may grok based on my posting history, the house I live in ha s been going all to heckies for better than a decade. I have finally gotten my family to agree that we must move. What i... Read more »

19th century dye research in Glasgow

June 9, 2017, 10:05 am

Seen stuff like they're interested in?... if so let them know: https://universityofglasgowlibrary.wordpress.com/2017/06/08/dye-versity-for-international-archives-day/ ------------------------------... Read more »

Kindred Pinwheel

May 27, 2017, 3:03 pm

This is my next quilt. Go to the internet and type in www.missouristar quiltco.com Open it, then scroll down to Missouri Star Quilt Co.-You Tube, open this, and at the top where is says Sear... Read more »

Butterfly Batik Quilt

May 21, 2017, 3:37 pm

This is my next quilt and it is from Missouri Star Quilt Company. Go to the Internet and type in Missouri Star Quilt Company, then scroll down to w here it says Missouri Star Quilt Company - Yo... Read more »

Dizzy Daisy Quilt

April 28, 2017, 4:32 pm

This is what I am working on right now. To make one block You start o ut with 4-5 inch prints, 8-2 1/2 inch white squares and 4-2 1/2 inch square s of yellow or color of your choice for the c... Read more »

Just a Simple Patch Quilt

April 12, 2017, 3:09 pm

Have been saving 4 inch, 3 1/2 inch, 3 inch and 2 1/2 inch squares fo r some time now. I take my left over pieces of material from my made quilts and cut them into what ever size squares the... Read more »

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Walmart quilts

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My cousin has been in a real b!@#$% mood for a couple months. You know, that not speaking crap. Now she wants to be friendly again. She went to a yard sale and bought a couple quilts. Thinks she ... 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 »


Needle brands - your opinions

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Just curious about opinions on machine needles. For some reason (don't know really why) I have been using only the Bernina needles from my dealer in my machine. Lately however, I have really been ... Read more »


Thread Sale

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For those who don't get the newsletter, Back Forty has YLI Silk and Aurifil at 30% off ATM NAYY - and trying SOOOOOOO hard to resist! -- Cheryl & the Cats o o o o o o ... Read more »


Best quilting pattern for tumbling block quilt

I just completed my first every quilt block. It's one large tumbling block surrounded by a black fabric with small gray stars. The overall size is 24x24. I want to machine quilt this but am unsure... Read more »



Howdy! Welcome to all the new posters/quilters/friends. It's been a while since anyone posted the FAQs so I'll start and anyone else can add to this. Thanks to those from whom I'm copying. Introd... Read more »


Super Easy Quilt uses fat quarters

Stumbled on this super easy fat quarter quilt, http://www.byannie.com/images/wickedly_easy_quilts_patterns.pdf sorry if this is something someone has posted already, I liked the last one, print it ou... Read more »


Sewing Machine Repair School

Where do you go to learn to be a sewing machine repair person? I have always loved poking around in devices and I realized messing with my machine, I would love to be able to repair machines. I absol... Read more »


bargain fabric - Ikea

Just back from another trawl round the local Ikea - why is it that I go looking for a couple of mugs and end up filling the car? Anyway. They have some really good fabric in at the moment. In the ... 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 »