Originally Posted by SewCraftyGirl
This is a scrappy Smokey Mountain Stars quilt (Bonnie Hunter's pattern). I used so many ideas/techniques I learned on this site to make the quilt top. I used men's shirts I got from the local Good Will (16 different shirts). And, I starched the fabric like crazy, which really helped me with more consistent 1/2" seams, because the fabric held its shape better. Lastly, I ironed the seams in opposite directions so I could nest the seams. It worked so well!
(The quilt is not lopsided
Originally Posted by CAS49OR
I was not aware there was such a huge Quilt Index available to us. It's a great way to see tons of different quilts in whatever style or pattern you are interested in.
There is a video on this page that explains how to use the Quilt Index
Here is the actual Quilt Index
I just typed Bargello in the search at the top right rather than go through the
Originally Posted by Susan g burke
Hi my son is getting married in July their theme is super heros he's captian America. Please tell me where to get the pattern at
Originally Posted by Rhonda
Here is another of my original designs.
This is a 12 1/2" unfinished quilt block
You can make it larger or smaller by using a different size template.
You can use this quilt block any way you like.
If you need a template just pm me and send me your address.
I send the 2 1/2" out for free.
I've added a PDF with more in depth instructions for those who need them.
It is my variation of a Jacob's Ladder
Originally Posted by jetayre
Originally Posted by MarleneC
Could I send you a couple more that like to sleep in our yard?
The best I could send is an Alpaca. My son and his wife and 2 children live with us an she raise Alpacas, my husband has white face Herefords, my DIL also has different chickens, five goats (fainting, Nigerian, dwarf) a lop eared rabbit. Running wild we have deer, occasional moose, fox, turkeys, hawks that try to keep an eye on the animals, coyotes, bear that keep to themselves more than in Alaska. The rabbit is in a
Originally Posted by jetayre
Bright and cheerful for doll and any one.
Beautiful quilt love the fabric and colors used. Good work!
Originally Posted by jaciqltznok
Paper foundation piecing all these links opened correctly on April 09 2012
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Originally Posted by Sheilz
I made this quilt for my sis who lives in Australia who requested one with a Scottish theme. I started off with a variation of our family tartan kilt weight wool with each sq fussy cut from the fabric. The framing colours were chosen as ones she has in her bedroom. Ostensibly this is quite a plain quilt however the detail is really in the embroidery and the back. The emblems - unicorn, lion, eagle and thistle are our national symbols. The centre block is The Declaration of Arbroath one of the most
Originally Posted by selm
I find this applies to a lot of areas of life. I have had many people tell me about personal achievements of their own or those in their family and I always respond with a pleasurable statement about this news. Yet, when I share any of my own good news I'm more often than not met with silence and the conversation is turned to other things. Puzzling. I learned not to expect any comments on my hobbies such as knitting or sewing/quilting even if I point it out.
Society today is so gossip