Originally Posted by jlhmnj
Your Perdy Damascus Grand Rotary was made by National and sold through MW. Here's a Western Electric manual that should help:
Takes a 20x1 needle, you can try a 15x1 scooted down. National SM Yahoo group is a good resource.
Enjoy your new beauty,
Originally Posted by PaperPrincess
This chart will work for Disappearing Hourglass and Disappearing Pinwheel blocks.
I wanted to make MSQC's disappearing Hourglass but don't care for the method Jenny uses to create the HSTs with bias edges and wanted to use yardage rather than Layer Cakes.
I also wanted to use sizes where the original cut squares, trimmed HSTs and 9 patch units would be cut on 1/4" increments. Didn't want to make a block that you needed to slice into 5 27/32" cuts! I put together an
I go to a lot of estate/garage sales in search of fabric from men's and women's shirts and blouses. A good stress release is deboning (Bonnie Hunter's way) of the shirts and blouses. I wash them whole before deboning. In order to keep the buttons together, I just kept the buttons intact on the strips. Actually, I would button the shirts and blouses. Then I started realizing why not leave them like that until needed. I would cut an inch away from the strip. The buttons and holes fit. I got a polo
Help............my downloaded quilt pattern is full of mistakes and the site that is sponsoring it won't answer my e-mails....How do I get someone to help me.
My machine will start quilting and when I stop it and want to start quilting again a beep starts and keeps humming. I would appreciate any help. Thanks.
I have a Qbot system on the machine. The machine will stitch great and all of sudden it stops stitching and the Qbot keeps on moving. Sometimes the needle stays down in the quilt and the machine keeps moving. I can't turn my back on it for fear of it ripping the quilt if it stops stitching. It will not respond to needle commands from the handle controls sometimes or has a delayed response. I have to turn the machine off and back on to get it to respond. Recently it will be stitching and starts
Quilter's cotton top, poly batting, muslin backing
Originally Posted by Dottie Bug
I went from a water stained -oil stain, wood damage, dry wood,to a very pretty treadle. I used fornbys refinisher DottieBug
Can't wait to get started on this train ride!
Originally Posted by paintmejudy
Slightly more than 2 years ago we jumped on board for our first mystery quilt, and here we are, at it again. Thank you so much to all of you who have been so supportive of my little mysteries. I think I enjoy doing these more than you, and am so happy that you have liked what I have come up with in the past.
Today, Thursday, will be the first clue – fabric requirements. I will be at my daughter’s this weekend, leaving tomorrow morning, so want to get it to you today. But from now on,