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Thread: abreviations

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    starstruck's Avatar
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    I have been enjoying this site for some time but enough is enough!! What do all the abreviations mean? like ddl sid etc.
    Am I out of touch?

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    Nah, it just takes some getting used to...pretty kitty!

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    Super Member JAGSD's Avatar
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    I believe if you go to search and put in abreviations there is a post that covers quite a few of them. Will see if I can find it.

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    http://www.quiltingboard.com/t-62926-1.htm
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    This will help

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    OK, I found this so copied and pasted:
    SID= Stitch in the Ditch
    BOM = Block of the Month
    DSM = Domestic Sewing Machine
    FART = Fabric Acquisition Road Trip
    FQ = Fat Quarter
    HST = Half-Square Triangle
    LAQ= Long Arm Quilter
    LQS = Local Quilt Shop
    MAQ = Mid-Arm Quilter
    PIGS = Projects in Grocery Sacks
    SABLE = Stash Accumulation Beyond Life Expectancy
    SEX = Stash Enhancing eXperience (or eXcursion)
    STASH = Special Treasures All Secretly Hidden
    TGIF = Thank God It's Finished!
    TOT = Tone-on-Tone
    UFO = UnFinshed Object
    WHIMM = Works Hidden In My Mind
    WIP = Work In Progress
    WISP = Work In Slow Progress
    WOF = Width of Fabric
    WOMBAT = Waste of Money, Batting, and Time
    GS=Grandson
    GD= Granddaughter
    DIL= daughter in law( d in the front is Dear)
    SIL= Son in law( d in the front is dear
    This is a few, am sure there are tons more.

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    Thanks everyone. Maybe now I can understand what is going on! :)))

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    Yea, it will really help :D

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