Guess it's time for me to do my own quilting, getting too pricey to send out quilts. I am leaning toward a 301A, Singer. I see ads on Craig's List for 301 and 401's and don't know the difference. I would like to make the correct choice as only want to buy one ONCE if you know what I mean.
Originally Posted by fallonquilter
I found some old soft silk thread at a garage sale and tried it for hand embroidery. I really liked it. It was smooth as butter. What do you think of it?
Originally Posted by DeneK
I think I am going to call this Alien Moons.
I need to be finishing work to graduate on May 11. The weather is beautiful-I want to plant beautiful flowers. I want to work on my quilts! What's a girl to doooooooooooo!!??
Originally Posted by Wild8580
My quilt den was needing a good cleaning and some reorganization. I was inspired after reading Bonnie Hunters tutorial on fabric folding and modified to fit my units. Sorry I didn't take before pictures although it was somewhat organized before. I had purchased the storage units from ikea a few years back and all my fabric was in tubs that I could slide in and out. Ikea made shelves for the units, so I bought them and began to sort and re-fold every piece of fabric I owned. I donated unwanted and
Originally Posted by EllieGirl
I have a combo sewing/embroidery machine and very seldom use the embroidery. I would like to make some squares to put into a quilt and I'm not sure how to go about doing it.
Here’s a quilt my mother made for her granddaughter to celebrate her 21st Birthday, Sally found the design in a book and brought it to mum, “Grandma, I’d love this for my 21st Birthday, could you….?
Eek, no pattern, no instructions, just an image. So mum set about it valiantly, scaling up the image then drawing it onto a backing layer, sourcing the fabrics, so many Rainbow colours, so little time.
The quilt was displayed
Hi ladies. Got a "burning question" and need you help Does anyone know of a quilt pattern which has an oriental flare to it with the center portion using a panel (think it was birds) . Think the outer edges had semi circles? I loved the sight of that quilt.and can not locate what it was I saw
Hi ladies, does anyone know where I can buy FLANNEL Joel Dewberry Aviary 2 fabric?
Good morning all. I have just joined and very excited to be a part of this. Was wondering about general pointers for beginners quilting/sewing classes for kids. Thinking about running a school holiday program and looking for some ideas, what you have found works best, what to avoid, age range etc Thanks a million.*