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!
this is what im working on at the moment through craftsy love this site
these r the fabrics I am sending out for the swap, I would like solid colors, (the marbley colors are good too) that are in these fabrics as much as possible but do what you think looks the best, nuetrals <sp?>in browns, beiges and creams over white
these are the fabrics that will be the focal point once I get all the birdhouse blocks back
Originally Posted by Johanna Fritz
We needed another quilt pattern for our Quilts For Kids Milwaukee Chapter sewing day. Our next one is the second Saturday in February. We sew at Bigsby's Sewing in Elm Grove, WI if you are in the area and would like to join us. Here is one of the patterns we are handing out. I made it to be really easy. It is made of 2 blocks: HST and four patches.
You can make these any size: We are using charm packs for this one. Since our charms are 5", I made this to use 4 7/8 squares (we
I'm in the middle of making orka bay quilt with bonnie hunter and missing part four. Did any one out their make this quilt? If you did could you please let me know what size the triangles are. I asked Bonnie Hunter, but she said she couldn't give them to me because they belong to the Kansas Star now. Please Help
Updated 01-27-2013 at 09:03 AM by PatriceJ