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Thread: I don't get what the 'reciept' is for when making string quilts

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    Super Member huntannette's Avatar
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    true....i do too....but sometimes when you pull the paper off the stitches still loosen up so i backstitch anyways just to be safe...it is a habit now lol
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    HuntAnnette ... I haven't tried your adding machine paper method ... though when I do PPing, I shorten my stitches right up, and the paper comes off easily .......... and no backstitching!

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    Quote Originally Posted by huntannette View Post
    true....i do too....but sometimes when you pull the paper off the stitches still loosen up so i backstitch anyways just to be safe...it is a habit now lol
    Old habits die hard!
    My stitching is so tiny ... sometimes the paper comes off, before it needs to .... and then the painter's tape comes to the rescue as a bandaid!
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    Sew many ideas ... just sew little time!!
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    I make my string quilts using muslim as a foundation

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    that works too...actually i`ve started two tie quilts using muslin foundation....well thy are UFO`s hmmm maybe I should find them and finish them....
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    I make my string quilts using muslim as a foundation

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    lol yeps.....hey great idea .....thanks
    Quote Originally Posted by QuiltE View Post
    Old habits die hard!
    My stitching is so tiny ... sometimes the paper comes off, before it needs to .... and then the painter's tape comes to the rescue as a bandaid!

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    I love your quote.

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