I have a treadle style sewing machine that was once my great grandmothers. It is labeled "Richmond" and I have some old, very worn paperwork with it. I have the warranty paper stating it was sold at Bloomingdale's and the Sewing Machine No. 148324. I'm looking for info on this. What company made this? What is the age? Etc.
Any info would be greatly appreciated. Thank you, Brett.
Originally Posted by stitchinwitch
OK - how does one start a BLOG, and is there $$ involved? I know absolutely NOTHING when it comes to starting one - can you help? Thanks!
I don't know how they start them either. I have just blogged on someone else's post. There are a few things I don't understand on here yet.
Originally Posted by Cre8tvlwyr
This post marks the official start of the Dear Jane Stickle 2d Cyber Block party. I never guessed when I decided to start an ‘interest’ thread back on October 23 of last year, that there would be so many wonderful quilters as excited about going on a ‘Dear Jane” journey as I.
The reason for the new location is so that information will be easier to find. Over the past 12 weeks our numbers have grown to 115 members who have contributed 873 posts. My post/page preferences are set
Originally Posted by mzzzquilts
The pattern is "Candy Corners" designed by Little Louise Designs and I'm using all the fabrics in the "Old Primrose Inn" line by Moda. I finally got the first row sewn together this afternoon, so thought I'd post my WIP. Got a long ways to go, but the backing I ordered for it came in the mail today (using the blue star fabric in the line), so that will keep me motivated to keep sewing!
Originally Posted by ScubaK
for what it is worth...everyone!!!!
I did email Konstin about having a sub forum for ME...
He said it would happen if we had enough interest...
So...Email him and let hin and the mods know we would lilke a sub forum for Machine Embroidery...
If you would like to...I would rather have someone here answer my questions than someone from another place do it!
How do do this? I would love to have a sub forum for ME....
Originally Posted by GABBYABBY
I like all your quilts. I would like the pattern for the third one.
The pattern was in a Quilt trend magazine. unfortunately I don't which issue. but I will try to find out for you. It is a Debbie Beaves pattern the magazine featured it made with the simple pleasures fabric line ( RJR fabric). I know their web site rjrfabrics.com has a lot of free downloadable patterns from designers but I'm not sure if this one is still there.
Originally Posted by char634w
She makes pottery as you can see some of her creations and when my husband and I visited them in the summer I arrived with this little Stonehenge panel I quilted for her. She loved it and immediately put it on her dinning room table and put this basket with her pottery on top - so cute. I love panels and they look pretty good when you do a lot of quilting on them. I also made a little quilt for her doggie and I will try to find that picture and post it.
I got a late start on the Orca Bay Mystery quilt, but have thoroughly enjoyed it. I am currently working on the red strip piecing blocks. I did all the hourglass units, blue strip pieced blocks and the orca units. I don't love making the strip pieces, but I do like the effect. I cut out the black and neutral squares to make the Ohio star units.
I estimate I am more than halfway done with the quilt. I was very gratified to see the finished quilt on New Year's Day. I have to say it
I would like to talk to someone who owns a Husqvarna Sewing/embroidery machine-the Topaz. I need help with the 5D program-just to download my embroidery patterns to that program so I can download them to my machine. can someone help me????please?
I've been on a bit of a geese binge lately. No more for a while, I promise. I made a pillow case to match the quilt. I'm not sure what project I want to tackle next. I have strips cut to make a queen zig-zag top, but I have also noticed how messy my closet is getting. I have a cabinet with my cuts of fabric, but the closet is home to the left over pieces of past projects. Are people interested in other people's scraps? I already took 4