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needlepunch fleece
I know that at Jo-Ann's it is usually with the interfacing. I like the HTC brand, but Pellon also makes some. You can also get fusible fleece, which is nice to fuse the backing too, then you only have...
17 years ago 2
 
Bernina Sewing Cabinet/Table
Ok, so my poor Bernina is starting to cry about being used on the dining room table. She wants her own table in the sewing room, and I haven't the faintest idea what to look for! The only cabinet I am...
12 years ago 18
 
Sharon Schamber's new site. Free stuff.
I hope that this isn't out of line. My name is Neil Atkin and I am Sharon's oldest son. Sharon and I are producing a new website with all digital media. Every thing from Gammill Longarm patterns and...
13 years ago 42
 
I need a manual for an Necchi Alco a709-5
I found a portable Necchi Alco a709-5 machine but not familiar with this machine. I fix donated machines to give to young or needy sewers. Mostly I have stuck to Singers but this was a curbside find...
6 years ago 1
 
Mega quilter problems
I recently purchased a used, but almost new, Viking mega quilter. It is ski pping stitches and the thread keeps breaking. I have adjusted both tensions , and re-threaded, adjust the frame,it sews good...
7 years ago 24
 
WalMart
Saw in the paper today Walmart is bringing back the fabric department, at least in some stores. They realize they made a mistake closing it and a few other depts. DUH Hope they do the same up our way!...
9 years ago 13
 
Pictures on FB
I've managed to put some of my work on FB. Some quilts, some sewing, little crochet. Some of the pictures do not line up like I wanted them to but in this 90 degree weather....I just don't care right...
10 years ago 26
 
S.E.A. Quilt Shop in Gulf Shores AL
Somebody here asked me a while back to check whether this shop was still open, and it is, and I finally got around to visiting it yesterday. It is really super -- a very large inventory of fabrics,...
11 years ago 17
 
fusible batting
Well, as a newbie, the last time JoAnn fabric had a whopper sale, I stocked up on supplies I thought I might need for quilting. They had all the batting on sale and I bought 4 for future quilts. I...
11 years ago 5
 
Sulky 12 wt. cotton thread on sale
has a 550 yd. spool of Sulky Blendables 12 wt. thread for only $3.69 a spool. I ordered 20 spools and the shipping is only $4.00. The next cheapest price I found was $5.19 per spool, so if you love...
12 years ago 12
 
free quilt patterns
Hiya quilters, FYI there is a free quilt pattern available until the end of June '08 on the website In June, a new free BOMquilt starts. It you haven't got the current one, download the freepatterns...
12 years ago 1
 
New FM quilting accessories for the Janome 6600P NAYY
The Janome newsletter had info on these new accessories. Those of you lucky enough to own a 6600 (like me- I LOVE it!) might want to look into them. I'm ordering both tomorrow! The new Free Motion...
12 years ago 3
 
Bernina - is it just me?
My first "good" machine was a Bernina 1090 which I bought used from a dealer. I loved it to death, it replaced a 1970's Singer which was really awful. I loved the Bernina because nothing ever, ever...
12 years ago 15
 
Applique thread
In a couple weeks I'll be taking a class from Elizabeth Carlson. She will be teaching us how to make an Irish Rose quilt with some hand appliqué. In the list of supplies needed she mentions "thread...
12 years ago 9
 
OT - the Bible through a child's eyes
Enjoy......jennellh ..........A child was told to write a book report on the entire Bible Children's Bible in a Nutshell In the beginning, which occurred near the start, there was nothing but God,...
12 years ago 1
 
OT (maybe) scrap fabric project - baskets
Hello! A local quilt shop held a class yesterday making baskets from fabric scraps and clothesline- and it was Great! You use very thin strips so you can use up what you might otherwise throw away....
12 years ago 9
 
free placement patterns
to Jennel for posting Jackie Robinson's website. I found these placemat of the month patterns. I'm going to pass these along to our service committee chairwoman. We made placemats to donate to meals...
12 years ago 3
 
rolling sewing machine tote
I am wondering what you all think is a good price for a rolling tote for a sewing machine. I have the 6600P which is a little longer than say a Bernina so I can't use the tote I use for my Bernina...
12 years ago 27
 
Australia Ladies
Waving hand wildly! This is the wrong time of the day to be asking this and since I need it tomorrow, I probably won't get an answer. And it's all my fault because I've known for a month that I need...
12 years ago 9
 
Picasa site for crochet
Does anyone have a picasa site with crochet patterns on it to share? Thank you and Happy New Year Bobe Try looking up a crochet newsgroup or yahoo group. They can give you lots of free patterns. We...
13 years ago 2