Originally Posted by frenchfryqueen
I found this adorable tutorial for boxes made of fabric, and thought they would be perfect for my dear sister-in-law's birthday.
I made a 12" and a 14". The 14" is a much nicer size, and there was less wrestling with the fabric. I don't think I would ever do one smaller than 12" unless I used a lower loft batting. They only took about an hour each to make, so it's a great quick
Does anyone know when the JoAnn in Prince Frederick is going to open??
Back from Eureka Springs Arkansas--check out "Treasures from the Pacific" if you visit. It's a shop that has lots of Hawiian applique patterns and some pretty Asian fabrics. Picked up 6 fat quarters--feeling good that was only purchase--trying to reign in my expenses!
The Vet's quilt is a out of Fons and Porters--went together quickly and goes on the long arm tomorrow a.m.--AFTER I help my hubbie switch out a light over the long arm!
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Does anyone know if the embroidery attachment for the 440 will fit the 635? They are both about 2 year old machines. Thanks to everyone on quilting board - I love seeing all the awesome projects!!!
My mother embroidered a set of vintage tea towels years ago--the kinds that say "Wash Day", "Gardening Day", "Cleaning Day", etc. There are seven of them with one being "Sunday". I want to create some kind of quilt, wall hanging, table runner, etc. from them for display. They are embroidered on white cotton. Any suggestions for a design? I'm pretty new at quilting and the only thing that comes to mind is cutting out the design from the towel and framing
Hi, I'm new to the message board and to the world of quilting. I want to thank whoever it was that put the post about replacing the tracks on grace pinnacle frame with 1/4" stainless steel rods. I have that frame and have struggled with it for the past year. Tried all kinds of things but the steel rods fixed my problem! Thank you!!!!!!!
Originally Posted by Tartan
I love Hello Kitty! Your top is adorable! I might lay one of the brights from the quilt alongside the white border to audition it.
Your quilt is adorable. I really do like it. I think I agree with Tartan that a bright border would finish it off.
2013 AQS Quilt Week in Des Moines, IA. 1st ever trip to any quilt show/festival. Lots of photos!
Originally Posted by Tweety2911
I don't remember who posted this and cannot find it now but it was a free pattern posted from Clothworks called Nature Rhythms and I want to say Thank You. I was asked to make a quilt for a Craft Fair held at my DGD's pre-K. It needs to be handed in before the 2nd week of November. I was collecting FQ's for a jar quilt and decided to use them for this quick pattern. I can see myself making a few more of these with different themes as presents. I was so excited about how quick the quilt top