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  1. Quilt made for my Boss

    by , 02-03-2014 at 03:54 PM
    Quote Originally Posted by hairquilt View Post
    Trying to learn how to post my pictures so please excuse my first trys. I retired last year & made this quilt for my Boss. She hates cats & I love them so I made cornerstones in oposite corners-one of a cat for me & one of a dog for her(she has one)Hope this works for me!
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  2. My own private sewing retreat

    by , 02-02-2014 at 10:01 PM
    My DH went to CO to ski with our daughter and SIL, so I have 5 days of no obligations and am free to quilt all night if I
    want! I made up several soups and froze for them to take so have basically all my meals ready for the microwave. And our weather forecast is predicting snow on our already 1/2" of ice--so no reason to be out--sewing machine and long arm, here I come!!
  3. Elisabrat's Medallion Style Quilt Along!

    by , 02-01-2014 at 09:29 AM
    Quote Originally Posted by jaba View Post
    This next one is called herringbone. Use 3 1/2" x 6 1/2" rectangle and 3 1/2" squares. Complete instructions for this border are found on the Quilters Cache website.
    This was my odd size row that I needed to find the extra 2" somewhere, so in the centers of each side and the corners, I used the waste triangles from the rectangle pieces, sewed a 2 x 5" strip to each side and a 1 1/4 x 8" strip to the top and bottom to make the block. 6 1/2 x 6 1/2" blocks
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  4. Elizabrat's Medallion Quilt A Long

    by , 02-01-2014 at 09:27 AM
    Quote Originally Posted by jaba View Post
    Both of the borders this month are 6 1/2" unfinished. This is called the friendship star. For each star you will need:
    1- 2 1/2 x 2 1/2" square for the center (brown)
    4- 2 1/2 x 2 1/2" squares for each corner (swirly fabric)
    4- 2 7/8 x 2 7/8" HST ( green & swirls)Name:  DSCF1858.JPG
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  5. Elisabrat's Medallion Style Quilt Along!

    by , 02-01-2014 at 09:26 AM
    Quote Originally Posted by Elisabrat View Post
    now a pic of a single diamond or a double diamond.. these work with quilts that divide best in odd number sets .. if your quilt does not give you an even number when you divide it by either 2 or 3 you will need to chose something like this so your ends are all the same I think.. (don't quote me lay them out to be sure!)
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    ok a picture of the square in a square you can also make :
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    and last what
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  6. Elisabrat's Medallion Style Quilt Along!

    by , 02-01-2014 at 09:24 AM
    Quote Originally Posted by Elisabrat View Post
    Rodney how every kind of you. I sit here unable to sleep, knowing I am a few minutes shy of the first thinking might as well post it now and well maybe sleep til 5 am! whoot whoot! lol ok here it goes expect me to get it wrong in words but think my photos show it all.

    I am starting with 2.5 inch squares. This is a personal choice and well it divided rather well into my quilt size where I am at at 28.5" you will want to see.. does your quilt do better with 2.5 or 3.5 .. two
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  7. Fleece Pet Bed Tutorial

    by , 01-31-2014 at 05:07 AM
    Quote Originally Posted by Stepney View Post
    Love this! Thank you so much for posting this. It's perfect for my 2 puggies....not so much for my Great Pyreneese LOL
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  8. Threads of Friendship Quilt Show, Leesburg, Florida

    by , 01-30-2014 at 06:18 AM
    Can anyone tell me where this Quilt show will be held on Feb. 9th? Thanks.
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  9. Susan

    by , 01-29-2014 at 08:43 PM
    Quote Originally Posted by pattral View Post
    I need some prayers & a little help regarding Susan.

    Susan has continued to get worse over the past several months and we don't expect to have her with us for much longer. Susan's kidneys have shut down once and are at danger of shutting down again, she has also developed blood clots over several areas including her lungs.

    Susan has tried to stay optimist and prays constantly to be healed and on the road to recovery. She fears never seeing her son again who is also
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  10. another way to use up scraps

    by , 01-29-2014 at 04:18 AM
    Quote Originally Posted by Larue Bonnoni View Post
    I use leftover warm & natural and sew different size pcs. of material on and by hand do a herringbone stitch, then square up,put sashing between blocks and sashing between rows. I tie this type of quilt
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