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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 This list of pincushions is one you'll want to bookmark since I add to it regularly...some...
12 years ago 2
 
free quilt pattern
is taken from Hancock Fabrics free project pages. Their title is Odyssey of Colors more commonly known as a blooming 9-patch. The instructions are not given in strip piecing methods but in cut squares...
12 years ago 4
 
Old Brother Sewing Machine Manual
Hello Group, I'm always amazed at the help and information one can get here in this group. I have a Brother Sewing Machine about 35 to 40 years old. Still in pretty good shape. It is an Opus 821A....
12 years ago 3
 
Mennonite relief auction quilts
My sister is spending afew days with her son (new owner of the yellow table runner!) - shetold me that they had spent yesterday at the Mennonite relief fundsale and auction. The link shows only a...
12 years ago 11
 
Brother QC1000 for sale
15 months old Brother QC1000 excellent condition, $1300....please see all the features here at the Brother site: would like to sell to someone in the Portland Oregon area - I am in Oregon City ...if...
12 years ago 4
 
Quilt Assistant software
Is anyone using this? If so, I'm trying to create a portrait quilt using the regular pattern feature. I've got the program, but found I enjoy applique more than piecing so I haven't used it much....
12 years ago 1
 
OT help finding inst. manual for hoveround MPV4
TIA I have been a lurker for some time and have learned much from all of you, I am a complete computer dummy, just got brave enough two days ago to look at Kate XXXXX 's site. You seem to have answers...
12 years ago
 
fleece jacket free pattern
look in the free pattern page - link onthe left of the page - pdf pattern for sweatshirt jacket. jennellh 3 Yard Quilts | Chenille By The Inch | Fabric Cafe I see a "zippy jacket........is that it??...
12 years ago 8
 
1600+ quilt blocks
plus lots of otheruseful information - some just for fun! Check out the home page andscroll down to read the links on the right hand side. This is one ofthe fabshophop But what does this have that...
12 years ago 8
 
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...
13 years ago 14
 
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 they...
13 years ago
 
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...
13 years ago 5
 
quilted tea cozies and wallets
nayy just ran across this site and thot these were the cutest cozies i've seen in a while. easily made i reckon without a pattern. the show how bottom pix of them too. says they use poly batting, one...
13 years ago 26
 
Walmart-Fabric
By now no doubt everyone knows that Walmart stopped carrying fabric. But wait! Today I found out not _all_ Walmarts are created equal. I found myself in Walmart today and passed by fabric! Stunned, I...
13 years ago 43
 
Spray Starch
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...
13 years ago 28
 
new to me--free patterns
and pieced bunny and carrots, teddy bears, dresden lions, hearts, flowers, bears paw, pinwheels, stars, xmas stocking, gingerbread men, chickens and roosters and 4 BOMs now in progress. nayy, jeanne...
13 years ago 8
 
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...
13 years ago 6
 
videos on sewing with nancy website
Got an email today from nancy's notions and she has videos of her tv shows on here website. You can get them at: Webshots, the best in Wallpaper, Desktop Backgrounds, and Screen Savers since 1995. On...
13 years ago 3
 
free jelly roll pattern
those folks with scrumptious-looking jelly rolls lying around. jennellh McCall's Quilting is a brand that publishes 6 magazines a year that focuses on traditional quilting patterns. Every issues...
13 years ago 1
 
english paper piecing vs ordinary hand piecing
I am looking for advice/opinions on whether/when it is necessary to use English paper piecing as opposed to regular hand piecing. I'm thinking about doing a quilt of half hexagons - it will be a...
13 years ago 12