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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 »

25 Patch Stars Quilt

March 30, 2017, 4:13 pm

Found this in Connecting Threads flyer like two years ago and graphed it out only to find it on www.quiltercache.com Think it is under the A's. It is 15 inch blocks. I am using different... Read more »

OT: Chinese buffet

March 30, 2017, 7:47 am

I ate dinner at a Chinese buffet earlier. The food might be Americanized, but that is actually of little importance to me. A long time ago I was eating at a Chinese buffet in, if I remember cor... Read more »

Have 10th Anniv. Aunt Grace Scrapbag fabrics for trade. Located in NJ.

March 26, 2017, 4:44 pm

Hey all! Looking to trade my Aunt Grace Scrapbag fat eighths for like-quality fabric of same amount. 0th Anniversary Aunt Grace by Judy Rothermel, by Marcus Fabrics. 30 different eigths of fabric; ... Read more »

More about the wonderclips

March 23, 2017, 8:17 pm

I finished the pants, sort of. I decided to go with the elastic in the pants, but I cannot actually do that until I buy the elastic, but I did sew the crotch seam and make a casing for the elast... Read more »

More wonder clips and more random stuff

March 18, 2017, 8:11 am

I ordered the wonder clips, and Amazon's estimate is that it will arrive between the 19th and the 29th, but other orders from Amazon have gotten to me faster than their estimate. I think my firs... Read more »

Rocky Mountain Puzzle Quilt

March 7, 2017, 4:21 pm

This block is interesting because it blends well with American Indian D esign. I enlarged the block to make a 12 inch block. I brought enough mat erial from Holly Lobby for the centers(5 inch... Read more »

Wonder Clips and other random stuff

March 6, 2017, 4:37 am

Sometime in the past, I suppose, I started making a pair of gi pants for a martial arts class I was in at the time, which I did not finish (the pants, not the martial arts class). A few days ago... Read more »

New cartoon

February 26, 2017, 9:21 am

I have put up a new entry in my comic strip, this time however, it is not about quilting, it is an adapted version of another joke out of Life in These United States from Reader's Digest. https:... Read more »

Hi from Magic Mike!!!

February 24, 2017, 10:40 pm

Hi All, Just checking in to see if any of the friends or recipients of Magi c Mike's Scraps to Wraps Project are still around on this group. I don't g et to check in often but I do often think abo... 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 »