Originally Posted by moonwork42029
My most wonderful darling husband decided I (meaning he wanted to play on one) a long arm. About a year ago he saw one when we got the embroidery machine and has been itching to get one ever since. Well a few weeks ago, they were on sale (Pfaff Grand Quilter 18.8 with Inspira? frame) so he said to "write it up".
We were told we could use thread we had on hand (wrong) and that it was easier to learn free hand than to follow a pattern with the laser. (not for the uncreative
Originally Posted by Prism99
do you have any tips for how to create a personal index? I see quilts I would like to try later, but how do I find them again? So far all I can figure out is to create a Word file with categories such as "children" and then subcategories such as "puppies" and then the file name of the downloaded magazine issue that contains the pattern. What I would really like is to have categories with photos of the quilts.
So far I have subscribed to Quilter's World digital
Sorry forgot the pics then had to re-size
It's been on my mind lately that I want to start a vegetable garden.
I've been researching quite a bit but now it is time.
I'm thinking this would get me out of the for walls of my house into a little bit of sun that we have been having in between the rain. I've had this dreaded flu for 3 weeks now and need to get up and going now that I am starting to feel better.
It is making me feel a bit more positive and it will show that I am ready to face the world again
I have an idea for a new unique use for a product. It could be very profitable to the manufacturer/seller. It would be a new way to market the product and use it. I don't know what to do with my idea. Do I contact the manufacturer or just tell everyone who might buy it and use it? Do you think they will pay me for the idea?
In my stash was the red and cream, both Liberty fabric scraps, and the navy, a 1980’s Laura Ashley dress, I can’t find a picture of the dress but I guess if you were around in the 80’s you’d remember those dresses, huge mutton leg sleeves, drop waist, voluminous skirts,(think a newly married Princess Diana). Needless to say….. There is enough left to make something else as well, and I already have an idea.
So where to find a pattern? I could have spent
I am just starting out here and wondering the cheapest way to go with batting.
I recently purchased a New Joy Gold Standard Frame and a PC Quilter in hopes to be able to use them together. To my surprise, they cannot be used together unless I have this adapter in order to place the PC Quilter carriage on the New Joy Frame. The problem is New Joy does not make the Gold Standard Frame anymore and therefore doesn't make the adapter. I am hoping that someone out there is not using their frame and may have the adapter for sale. I have attached a photo of the kit to this post.If
My son is looking for a sewing machine to hem jeans and sew other heavy duty materials. Does anyone have a recommendation?
This Board is so awesome regarding anything and everything, thought I would ask. Thank you.
Well I finally bought a LA. Tin lizzie 18. I need suggestions on templates to purchase that are most used. also any advice on quilting. I have been watching Linda Taylor with the quilting school and they are most interesting abd great, but as a newbie, i would appreciate info. I prefer custom rather than edge to edge. Do you break down your quilt in sections and do you stabilize each section or the outside only. thanks for any input.