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OT You can tell Halloween is coming
DD3 was chasing through the house in an absolute panic trying to catch our Jiji-chan. So I scooped him up and he clung on to me and gave her one of those patented cat "What the heck is wrong with...
11 years ago 9
 
Back with a new block
I'm unpacked, laundry's done and I've had time to think about Patchwork and Song [part one!] It was a great trip: we met lots of wonderful people and had a lot of laughs [plus a few tears] along the...
11 years ago 3
 
Thank you for all of your help!
A while ago I asked for advice and hints about accurate cutting and seaming. We had a great discussion and I learned many things. I followed all the advice, cut a bit more generously, aimed for a...
11 years ago 12
 
OT: another QI goes over the bridge...
My cherished 17 yr old spaniel, Crikit, is going to head over the Rainbow Bridge tomorrow....She had a massive stroke and the Vet says there is no hope. She cant eat, sleep, walk and it looks like it...
11 years ago 24
 
disappointed
Well we heard back from the committee on our class (my girlfriend and I submitted a proposal to teach at our guild retreat). They did not want the finish in a day mystery class and finish it for the...
11 years ago
 
Michaels 40% thru Oct.18
This just arrived in my email box - hope this link works for you! Mickie Hi Mickie! How do I get a coupon sent to my E-mail?? TIA, Nana >
11 years ago 1
 
Crochet Hook "Give-away"
Since Carolyn offered Nightmist hers, I thought I'd jump on the wagon, too. Mine are TINY and made of steel. Sizes used for making lace, tablecloth (pineapple pattern), bedspreads. Some I have more...
11 years ago 4
 
OT a book just for fun
This book won't expand, inspire, motivate or educate; might not even keep you awake. If you'd like a book to read just for the happy of it, find Baby, Oh Baby by Robin Wells. There's a chapter with a...
11 years ago 5
 
Log Cabin Leftovers, 1.5" strips, anyone?
I just finished a Log Cabin; I wanted to make a *really* scrappy one; so I divided stash into "light" and "dark" and started hacking. I guess I didn't know when to quit. I don't know *what* I was...
11 years ago 1
 
Class munchies
Just a quick question. I have not taken a quilting class in over 10 years and am wondering if things have changed since then. At that time, the student was responsible for bringing their own beverage...
11 years ago 8
 
OT Ash's haircut
So doing it at home, and seldom, Ash had a sort of uneven skatepunk doo. I had mentioned to the house that I would walk him down and try the barbershop downtown that was willing to try cutting his...
11 years ago 9
 
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...
11 years ago 233
 
Sort of OT: Needing happy thoughts
I'm working on another baby quilt, soft and sweet colors .... nothing could be more comforting than working with beautiful fabric and picturing it wrapped around a baby. Yes, I need comfort and good...
11 years ago 12
 
Happy Dancing
Finally finished a quilt started this summer.... A cute little baby quilt -- Warm Wishes pattern. The baby has a big brother and a big sister.... so, of course, there are coordinating pillows to...
11 years ago 4
 
OT--got a good idea???
sorry if this offends/annoys anyone but to me it just makes good sense. i just found this today. google has promised 10 million dollars to implement the best ideas to help the most people. sounds...
11 years ago 2