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Thread: What is an Eyelash

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    I have seen several post about eyelashes when fmq.. I even did a search to find a picture. I had no luck.. does anyone have a pic of what they are?

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    Quote Originally Posted by familyfun
    I have seen several post about eyelashes when fmq.. I even did a search to find a picture. I had no luck.. does anyone have a pic of what they are?

    when quilting FMQ, the back with have stitches that look like eyelashes..or railroad tracks...

    not me, oh no...not me..
    ;)

    ROFL

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    I think I learned this yesterday. An eyelash is when the tension is wrong. Usually on the back side of your quilted piece there is a big loop instead of a nice stitch. Am I right?

    Kat

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    Here ya go!

    it is also a great site to learn FMQ!

    http://freemotionquilting.blogspot.c...-or-speed.html

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    Quote Originally Posted by watterstide
    Here ya go!

    it is also a great site to learn FMQ!

    http://freemotionquilting.blogspot.c...-or-speed.html
    Thank you .. I am going to check out that site now.. My fmq is really bad.. I need to keep practicing.
    Thanks again

    Didnt realize that was LeahDay.. she is great.. I should have looked there.

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    Thanks

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    thanks for the great explanations

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