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Why does the needle not thread and seems to be hitting the edge of the bobb...

August 20, 2017, 8:49 pm

Does anyone know why the needle won't thread and seems to be hitting the edge of the bobbin case on my old Bernina 1010 Read more »

Disappearing Pinwheel Arrow Quilt

August 12, 2017, 3:59 pm

If you to the internet and type in www.MissouriStarQuiltCo.com, then sc roll down to their youtube tutorials, open, go to the top and type in Disap pearing Pinwheel Arrow you can watch the tuto... Read more »

from the past

August 4, 2017, 9:12 pm

hi all, i just rediscovered this group, can't believe it still exists. is anyone still on here that helped with the james byrd jr. quilt? i found this video with horrible sound, but our quilt: http... Read more »

All those 2 1/2 inch Squares

July 31, 2017, 3:13 pm

Well I did finish Home on the Range quilt top and it came out great. I did have a little trouble with the flying geese. I got out my box of 2 1/2 inch squares because I wanted to make... Read more »

On The Range Quilt Top

July 21, 2017, 2:48 pm

Hello All, This is the next quilt that I have already started. It is a western theme of boots, saddles, horses, ropes and etc. Here is the address: www.loveofquilting.com/march-april-2017... Read more »

Two and 1/2 inch Squares

July 13, 2017, 1:30 pm

I have a lot of 2 1/2 inch squares that I have been saving. This is from left over material that has been made into quilts. What kind of block or quilt can I make with 4 sq's, 6 sq's, 8 sq's o... Read more »

OT The Pink Toenails of Shame

July 9, 2017, 9:08 pm

So the bank needed to copy some more papers, thus I was poking about in my file drawer. After getting everything found and sorted, and everything els back where it belonged, I closed the drawer.... Read more »

The Most Wonderful Embroidery Software

July 6, 2017, 4:22 am

Question is: How would you like to search through your Embroidery Designs and only see the format you need for your machine? I listen to so many of my machine embroidery friends say that they wil... Read more »

Lavender Love Quilt (renamed Blue Gold Love)

July 4, 2017, 1:53 pm

Hello All, Well I finished all my hot pads, think there were 17 hot pads made. I was going through some of my stash fabrics and found two fabrics that wer e the same design but just differ... Read more »

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 »

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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 »