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A crazy thought for Crazy quilts
I have a Babylock Embellisher.............it is a great machine, by the way........ Does beautiful needle felting. I wonder why I can't take a base of fabric----maybe a sheet?-------and sew on large...
11 years ago 4
 
Experience with Fusible batting
Hi there, I've just finished a baby quilt top and I'm ready to try my hand at machine quilting. I found bright purple minky which will look great (the new Mom told me she was sick of pastels so I went...
11 years ago 9
 
crazy update
Did the Victorians make anything other than crazy quilts? Or applique? Did they do any piecing that would be recognized as 'Victorian' if the right fabrics were used? Karen, Queen of Squishies On Sep...
11 years ago 9
 
OT: Expected, but still hard
Mom has taken a sharp turn for the worse. She is just too fatigued by the chemo treatments to eat and drink and she ended up so dehydrated that we took her to the ER yesterday. Obviously, she can't...
11 years ago 8
 
Can you please help - looking for material ???? - Updated pic -
Hi all, I have repeated my request because I think the image in the first post would have been too small to identify the material. Thanks for your understanding. My cousin has nearly finished her...
11 years ago 4
 
Re: Ping KateXXXXXX
I sent you an e-mail reply on Sunday - has it arrived? Err... Yes! Oops! Missed that! Busy today, and I need to think a bit before I go into any details. I'll try to get back to you this evening!...
11 years ago 2
 
Baby Lilah's quilt
Hi all, Di again. I recently finished my first quilt for the year - it is for my baby cousin Lilah, her mum and grandmother chose the colours and I had free reign to design. Thanks for looking. Di Vic...
11 years ago 16
 
Can you help please - looking for material ????????
Hi all, My cousin has nearly finished her first quilt, a queen size, and is about 1mt short of this material to complete it. Would you have a look here and see if you can recognise the material and...
11 years ago
 
OT wash day
For the citified version of Sandy's wash stir stick friends: had to lecture these folks on 'green'. Shorpy is just about my favorite sites. If you go there plan on spending more than a few minutes (or...
11 years ago 1
 
Knocking softly on the back door
This is from Connie from ND. Thought we had the connection problem licked yesterday, but today the gerbil died or something. Phooey. -- Her brother Jerry Thank you all for the warm welcome to my peek...
11 years ago 18
 
Happy Ole Finnicky Cat (was ot QI)
She's a contented gal tonight! Got her 30 cans of FF today. She has sucked up most of one can all through out the day. Now I have noticed another problem:-( She's started to drool. Snooty like drool...
11 years ago 2
 
Chemo Cap pattern wanted
Our guild wants to make Chemo caps as a charity project. I've googled a bit... and am finding a lot of dead links. Does anyone have a pattern using fleece for Chemo caps (adult &/or Children) that...
11 years ago 10
 
QUILT PINK - Susan G. Komen
Okay, I finally found an acknowledgement about what happened, but does anyone know the story? My kiddies worked very hard on their quilt and were looking forward to seeing it auctioned off. , NY I...
11 years ago 4
 
inklingo
Hello everyone Somebody posted yesterday about something called inklingo. If nothing else, I am a curious person so I went looking for more info. It looks great. I am really intrigued. IF it really...
11 years ago 3
 
Q about Metallic Fabrics
Hi! I am so glad that it's September! Summer in Iowa has been kind of a bust with all the flooding. Out of 99 counties, 98 were declared Disaster areas. Anyway -- to be on topic -- I have some...
11 years ago 7