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  1. Cheerful Donation Quilt

    by , Yesterday at 07:34 AM (Angelia's Quilts)
    "Easy Peasy" from Cool Cat Creations

    Cotton top/back and poly batting

    Pieced backing

    64" x 82"

    Finished 2016
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  2. Jamestown Landing

    by , 05-27-2016 at 03:58 PM (Angelia's Quilts)
    A Bonnie Hunter pattern from String Fling

    Cotton front and back/poly batting

    90" x 104"

    Finished 2016
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  3. horse show ribbons

    by , 05-26-2016 at 09:55 AM
    I am new to quilting but learning fast. Can anyone tell me the best way to make a wall hanging for my granddaughter with her horse show ribbons. What to use for foundation of the quilt? What kind of batting should I use? All help would be appreciated.
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  4. Maggie Walker pattern

    by , 05-25-2016 at 06:49 AM
    I'm new to this so please bear with me! Does anyone have Maggie Walker's old design called "Shell Collection"? I will take all the patterns, partial pattern, half-finished kit, anything. It is shown in the new Sampler magazine, but no one carries it any more and I love it!! Thanks much!!
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  5. A Quilt for a Chemistry College Student

    by , 05-24-2016 at 02:53 AM
    Quote Originally Posted by Jane Quilter View Post
    I made this quilt for my daughter when she was studying Physical Chemistry at the College of William & Mary, in Williamsburg Virginia, while on an athletic track & field scholarship (for Discus).



    Here is the lable:


    She went
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  6. What to do with Mom's 15,000 yds of fabric...

    by , 05-20-2016 at 09:58 AM (pictures)
    Quote Originally Posted by jbj137 View Post
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  7. Why do our LQS Rip Fabric?

    by , 05-19-2016 at 01:27 AM
    Quote Originally Posted by Jane Quilter View Post
    The LQS justify the rip because it guarantees the "cut" is on the straight of grain. But in quilting, it does not matter because we all cut and use bias and off grain cuts. Also the fabric is so tightly woven, you can often not pull it into square anyway. Lastly, the manufactures often sloppily print on not straight of grain, and if you straighten it, your print will be off (this should not ever happen in expensive fabric that we are buying, but often does in cheap fabric.
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  8. I Made a Quilter's Tailor's Ham

    by , 05-19-2016 at 01:24 AM
    Quote Originally Posted by Jane Quilter View Post
    I Made this Quilter's Tailor ham as mentioned in another thread when discussing garment makers tailor's hams. I started a new thread because I thought others might not see it buried down in the answers.

    I got the Half Dowel Rod at the Lumber Store. I chose a 2 inch diameter rod and covered it with batting and heat resistant fabric that I use for hot pads. I made mine 60 inches long. I put my seams on it and iron on top of the curve to get a really flat seam like when you add a boarder
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  9. Made Snowman Apron for my 3yr old GD

    by , 05-19-2016 at 01:22 AM
    Quote Originally Posted by Jane Quilter View Post
    I'm new to forum, so this is my first picture to upload. Pardon the out of season project. Just wanted to see if I am sucessful and thought you would enjoy seeing the Apron I made my GD to bake Christmas Cookies in:

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  10. When Jane Was Blue->An Old Dear Jane

    by , 05-19-2016 at 01:15 AM
    Quote Originally Posted by Jane Quilter View Post
    This is my interpretation of Dear Jane. I made it in 2005/6 when I first started quilting. It helped me learn all the techniques of quilting and introduced me to friends who were attempting the same. I was an avid embroiderer and every other block is an embroidered "shadow". The back has a quilt design too. and it was a quilt as you go. All these things my quilt friends thought were weird (now much more common) but I was too dumb to know what was a standard quilting technique, and what
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