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  1. Need easy 2.5" strip patterns!

    by , 01-17-2012 at 03:29 PM
    Quote Originally Posted by dpparris View Post
    you could make a braid quilt
    Oooooooo, I love that one... I was just thinking last evening about doing a French Braid, and wondering where my book is. Now I don't need my book. Love love love it......
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  2. 10 minute block

    by , 01-17-2012 at 09:57 AM
    I learned about this today and
    i think I'll give it a try sometime. made an x's and o's yesterday. A valentine theme!
  3. Flying Pterodactyls

    by , 01-17-2012 at 07:37 AM
    Quote Originally Posted by dilyn View Post
    This quilt has a story. I posted pics of a quilt I made for DD for Christmas
    When I was complaining that I was having issues with finding bright batiks in my area, my DS sent me a box of batiks and ‘blenders’ that she purchased from Connecting Threads sale in her town. They were all ¼ yard pieces and I was so excited, you’d have thought I had a box of jewels in the mail!
    When I made DD’s quilt,
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  4. Last minute Breadsticks (really quick and always turn out great)

    by , 01-17-2012 at 06:54 AM
    Quote Originally Posted by pastimesquiltdesign View Post
    I have been making these for about 25 years now. Family and friends just love them. So easy to make.

    1 1/2 cups warm water
    1 Tblsp yeast
    1 Tblsp sugar
    Combine above ingredients together and let stand until foamy.
    Add 1/2 tsp salt and 3 cups flour. Mix well. Add about another 1/2 cup flour and mix in with your hands until it forms a soft dough. Cover and let rest 15 minutes (you can skip this if you are really in a hurry)

    Roll dough into a rectangle
  5. My newest textil-basket

    by , 01-17-2012 at 12:08 AM
    Quote Originally Posted by Grambi View Post
    That's so great! Did you have a pattern or did you design it yourself?
    It is my favorite pattern.See the attachments.Name:  IMGP0480.jpg
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  6. Husqvarna Rose embroidery machine

    by , 01-16-2012 at 07:24 PM
    I am about to purchase a used Husqvarna Viking Rose embroidery machine. It has the cards, stock and the writable one. As well as all the accessories and has been regularly serviced. Anything I should be worried about or should check before I purchase? (Asking price is $500 and she said she paid $3k in 2002).
  7. YaYa Sisters diet and recipe...funny!!

    by , 01-16-2012 at 02:19 PM
    Quote Originally Posted by Ditter43 View Post

    1 grapefruit
    1 slice whole wheat toast
    1 cup skim milk


    1 small portion lean, steamed chicken
    1 cup spinach
    1 cup herbal tea
    1 Hershey's kiss

    Afternoon Tea

    1 The rest of the Hershey Kisses in the bag
    1 tub of Hagen-Daaz ice cream with chocolate chips

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  8. What is your opinion on Walmart's fabric and dept?

    by , 01-16-2012 at 08:08 AM
    Quote Originally Posted by evevanna View Post
    I buy most all of my quilting fabric there, I have seen the same fabric & same quality at the quilting shops. Walmart has the price beat by over half now where would you buy? I don't always find what i want & have to go somewhere else but overall walmart has my business.
  9. One Block Wonder

    by , 01-16-2012 at 07:47 AM
    Quote Originally Posted by Overlander View Post
    The 6 triangles are cut from a 5 inch strip (of the 6 layers of fabric) by 5 inches wide at a 60 degree angle. There is a lot of pinning of the 6 layers so that the pieces are exactly the same. I got 7 blocks done between 10 am - 4 pm. Mind you there was a lot of chatting, eating and ooohhhing and aaawwwing over fabric and blocks. Look for fabric that has a repeat from 6 (for small blocks) to 18 inches. The bigger the spread the fewer blocks you will get, but they will be dramatic. This is what
  10. Quilting Guild

    by , 01-16-2012 at 06:56 AM
    I am the president of a Quilting Guild. It is January and I am trying to put together the calendar for the year. Was looking for any ideas that others do at their guilds. We have 18 members.
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