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Harvest Quilt
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 over...
2 years ago
 
Jamaican Stars Quilt
This quilt is easy to make. I did not use batiks as I don't really lik e them but just used small colorful prints and it looks beautiful. Colors l ike a rainbow. This came from the Quiltmaker magazine...
3 years ago
 
Help, I need instructions for Noah's Ark # 64005 to finish for my pregnant daugh
I am trying to finish a quilt my daughter and I started many yrs ago as for her future family. She is now pregnant and I would love to finish it for her. I only have pg 7 and 8 of instructions. Does...
7 years ago 1
 
Here I am, back and doing well
This is Boca Jan, now married and going by the name of Sandy in Boca. Hope = you are all doing well and had a very Merry Christmas, Happy New Year and i= f you celebrated anything else had a happy...
10 years ago 6
 
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 they...
10 years ago 5
 
some good videos
I don't know how I've missed knowing about this site, but after watching Linda Taylor mention it on "The Quilt Show", I've watched some of the free videos and have learned some new tricks. There is a...
10 years ago 1
 
Ping - Edna Pearl and Polly
QUILT SHOWS!!!!! Bay Oaks Quilt Guild Show Diamondhead Mississippi at the Community Center April 10 9 to 5 April 11 Noon to 5 GSQA Bienniel Quilt Show Oak Harbor Center Slidell, Louisiana June 18-20...
10 years ago 5
 
free patterns
This site islocated in the UK and the free patterns also include alternativesettings and colourways. Their Flickr page also contains an EQ pagewith design ideas. Enjoy, jennellh Ha! I know these two...
10 years ago 2
 
New Janome in April?
I got an e-mail announcing "New machines, including the quilting model you've been hoping and waiting for." Unfortunately, they're being very mysterious about it and it won't debut until April. I'm...
11 years ago 11
 
Free Motion Quilters....
What sewing machine do you use to do your free motion quilting? Thanks! Michelle in Nevada My Elna Quilter's Dream machine -- a regular domestic sewing machine. Julia in MN Until just recently, all my...
11 years ago 101
 
Looking where to purchase "Old Country Roses" fabric
I have been looking and looking for Royal Albert design of Old Country Roses cotton fabric. I saw it once in a store but it was the end of the bolt and going out the door with somebody else. Have been...
11 years ago 6
 
free Raggedy Ann Pattern
there is an adorable Raggedy Ann Doll pattern on that site for free. thot someone might like to make one for a wee young lass. could probably adapt it for a Raggedy Andy too. nayy, j. Hi me again!...
11 years ago 5
 
Magnifier lenses for close up stitching/quilting/thread painting?
Do any of you use a magnifying lens for quilting or thread painting? I really need something to help me see details. I bought a cheap little lens for $7 or $8 and it's worthless. Supposed to hang...
11 years ago 15
 
Fabric from the thrift store
My SO and I were driving through town yesterday and saw that the thrift store annexed to the local Ecumenical Ministries was selling its clothing inventory for $1 per article of clothing. My SO...
11 years ago 30
 
Walmart quilts
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 got a...
11 years ago 24
 
Quilt Blocks Galore
Have any of you used the patterns from Quilt Blocks Galore? If so, do you find that the blocks come out at 12" unfinished? I've made a few and they all seem to come out at that measurement - maybe I'm...
11 years ago 14
 
Free fabric.scraps
Hi, Long time no chat. Been having eye problems that seem to be gone now. And back into much "work". How can quilting be considered work. HeeHee. Anyhow, I've been fondling nearly all of my fabric and...
11 years ago 14
 
Quilt show in Hershey PA
Is anyone attending? It runs from July 30 - Aug 1. DH and I will be there on the 30th. We're having a mini-vacation..... Unable to attend, but will still accept chocolate for testing. Pat in Virginia,...
11 years ago 4
 
Purple on my pink isn't nearly as good as peanut butter on my chocolate!
Purple on my pink isn't nearly as good as peanut butter on my chocolate! :-) My DF in trying to help me out, through a pile of fabric I had sitting on the washing machine in with a load of clothes he...
11 years ago 12
 
OT word of the day
Dunno how long I'll keep it up, or if I will last even a week, but I thought it might be fun to toss out a word a day and try to keep it to textile terms. They may not be new words for everybody, but...
12 years ago 233