I meant "relatively" new.
I am relative new to quilting and am looking for advice on sewing machine needle size. Do you use the same needle to piece and to quilt? What size do you use? How often do you change your needle? Can overuse of a needle cause problems with thread tension? Thanks!
Originally Posted by campion
I am trying hard to insert a picture of the above quilts and stockings but can't see how to do it. Please help me.
I am looking for empty Gutermann slim thread spools. Please contact me through member list. Thank you
As i know my CW is so time consuming, my thought is I would never get anything else done. I am almost half through a sweater I have been working on. To ensure progress on both, I have decided on the qbd and cbn theory. I can't go wrong that way, lol. This, of course, is when time permits.
A friend of mine is also working on a CW and we keep up with each other to keep the motivation going. Do you ever begin a big project all enthusiastic and once you are in the middle of it,
Originally Posted by nannyrick.com
I,m having the worst time trying to line up my blocks with sashing.
In the past few days, the seam ripper is part of my clothing.
I think they are lined up and yet when I sew, they are off. At the
rate I,m going I,m going to have to order a gross of seam rippers.
I would appreciate all the help I can get.
Thanks in advance.
Does anyone have a pattern for a Jester Bag or can suggest a website? It is a lined bag with 4 corners which have a bell on the end. Thanks in advance
Hi, I am looking for blanket stitch. Tutorial, does anyone know of different ones that can be used for appliqué...thank you so much
Originally Posted by Sally J
Wow, these quilts are beautiful. Love your cat in the quilt. Mine is always on my quilts as I'm trying to sew.
Originally Posted by merry
Kitty, I agree that actual shopping is more enjoyable than internet & less expensive. Had good experience with El Burns & Clotilde web-sites but do most of my shopping at LQS. I live in a small town, rural area but am about 35 to 40 minutes to 3 small cities with several QS.
Hope your weather is turning cooler. It's been stifling hot & humid here too. FA predicts cooler than normal weather in Sept. Hope it's the same for your area. It must be nearly unbearable without AC!