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    I posted a thread to the QB help center. I even went to your profile page Bev and tried to view the thread from your last comment. Again I was sent to posts 21-40.
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    Here's a pict o' my arrowhead blocks. (Remember that I have posted these before.)
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    Quote Originally Posted by oksewglad View Post
    I posted a thread to the QB help center. I even went to your profile page Bev and tried to view the thread from your last comment. Again I was sent to posts 21-40.
    That doesn't make any sense! I hope they help ya!
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    My bonus blocks are all ready to go to the post office tomorrow....I am so glad they are finished!!!

    I'm leaning towards the compass blocks...I don't want to do "Y" seams if at all possible ...if this is what we agree to do I will be doing them in batiks.....

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    OK - I went back over there & was able ta git ta all 6 pages.
    Honchey - We are all excited about the BB's.
    Bev
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    Quote Originally Posted by Honchey View Post
    My bonus blocks are all ready to go to the post office tomorrow....I am so glad they are finished!!!

    I'm leaning towards the compass blocks...I don't want to do "Y" seams if at all possible ...if this is what we agree to do I will be doing them in batiks.....
    Carrie will be one happy camper this week then as I plan to send mine off tomorrow as well.
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    The race is on .......... between East and West USPS!

    Hope there's no problems with QNSue's thread!
    We want to make sure that the whole darned world gets to see this masterpiece ........ well, at least all the QB!!

    I finished the binding on the Baby Irish and have posted it ........
    http://www.quiltingboard.com/picture...ml#post5841614

    So in celebration tonight ... I went down and made Maude's Album (keep your eyes open, JanRN!!!)
    And got a good start on its Pardner ... Minnesota!

    Looks like a lot of us are going to be getting back to the PC trail .... then onto the BB finish soon .... and of course, something else!!

    If it's Compass Stars ... I never got around to downloading them.
    Are they still up? It might be quicker if someone could give me the link ... instead of me trying to play hide and seek in my past emails!
    Or I hope someone will be able to send them to me if they are not there to be downloaded still.
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    Here you go QuiltE - they are still there!!!! I have them all downloaded!


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    QE--great job on finishing the baby quilt...the stripe made for a good choice on the binding!

    On BBs--if the last two sets of BBs get here over the weekend I will sort and go to the PO Monday to ship out otherwise it might be Thursday before I can get to town again...I will do my best to get them returned as soon as possible.

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    Ooooohhhhh excitement building, BB's will be on their way shortly,
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    !!!GoodMorning!!!

    I was out digging in storage yesterday, looking for trimmings for SulkyBom, and found that I have NO extra fabric. every bit is tied up in one project or another... grrr AND I have two bins filled with projects BESIDES what I have in the house :O
    I dont know if I can justify buying fabric and starting another project! I DO like the compass stars... I am NOT a PPiecer... but it does look like a easy patter to start on. and AYWAY I would only have to buy a background fabric and go scrappy with the rest??? hmm.... or a could FINISH a project! I have TWO wedding quilts needing to be finished in the near future!

    SPEAKING OF, I got to run to the airport today and pick up Dh son and new wife
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    I checked out the JB pattern a little closer. Yep---y seams!!! They weren't right angle y seams, they just angled a little bit but no way am I going to do even those. I'm such a wimp LOL. And that was just the first block.

    Awhile back someone suggested 50 Fabulous PP stars (Carol Doak) and they are gorgeous. There's a thread running here on QB now and those ladies are doing outstanding work. I don't think we could start another thread about those could we? I haven't seen a thread about the Compass Stars so that wouldn't be an issue.

    Again, I'll do anything. If we decide to do JB blocks, I'll just run along side of yinz doing my own thing and cheer yinz on. I am so looking forward to another project.
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    Gee, JanRN, it would not be the same without you!! Let us decide what we all want to do, shall we ladies? Good suggestions have been made (plural). JB is pricey for me if I bought her quilt fabric $398.. I believe....

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    I agree with QNS...it would not be the same without Jan and the fabric for Jinny's quilt it quite expensive. something to consider if we don't want to do an entire paper pieced quilt would be a freebie from Pam Bono. Here is the link. http://pamsclub.com/free-for-everyon...k-of-the-month. It looks like she uses some different techniques too.

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    Goin' to the post office then to Joann's...have to use my 20% senior discount....My co-worker is having some issues with a quilt she is finishing and needs my advice....I will also be checking out the newest Viking machines & gadgets...I'm a happy camper today!!!! Have to also figure out dates when I'll be working again...

    The sun is shining here today and will also have to do some food shopping before Friday...we're in for another snow storm..A N'oreaster...they are the worst...Jan, no snow for you guys..it's supposed to travel well north of you..A good weekend for sewing the 2.5" squares I've been swapping on the board...
    Gotta go now the day is wasting away... will check in later....

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    I don't think I will start another project in the near future. I have far too many already and as things are now I even have problems keeping up with my twin blocks. I did start the 50 fabulous Stars but I can't keep up with them also. I've done Alabama and Alaska is halfway done, laying around for over a week now. So I will stand next to Jan cheering you all on.

    I need to make more snuggles. Isa peed on hers this morning and there are only 2 clean ones left. Besides I need to make them a bit longer, specially for Isa. I made one today and the second one is cut. I have to have them ready by tomorrow night so my DDIL can wash and dry them before they go and visit the twins on Saturday.
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    Ready to go to PO today. No I will not start another project--sorry, but have my FWS and PC to finish first! No I will not start another project; repeat. Oh, and look, my comma key is working. Yeah. small joys. Off I go.
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    Ggal, I like the Pam Bono blocks and downloaded most of them. I made the first one and her technique (I think she calls it rectrangles or something like that) looks confusing at first but the block goes together really well. I started sewing her Pa Dutch Tablerunner today--love how it's fitting together. Confusing at first because of the construction of "units" then sections but I'm enjoying the challenge. I hope I didn't discourage anyone about her patterns because it took me so long to cut mine. The instructions call for cutting across WOF; well none of my fabric is 44" wide because I use the sides first when cutting. If I'd have had WOF it would have taken half as long. (some of my fabric was only 10-12" wide so I had to figure out the cutting instr differently).

    Anne, looks like you're in for a true Nor'easter. Stock up on milk, bread, and toilet paper (that's how our weatherman discribes a storm, whether or not you need to run to the market LOL). We've had enough snow; everyday for 3 wks we've had 1-3" per day. Just nuisance snow but a real PITA to keep shoveling, salting, and swearing. Put some soup in the crockpot and sew!

    Anael, I checked out the 50 Stars--yours are gorgeous. If you ever have the time I hope you get back to them. They'll make a beautiful quilt or table runner if you don't make more blocks. Your family is your priority now!

    Just had a few (very few) peeks of sun. Back to the Batcave and my table runner!
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    Last update for today: Isa is doing ok, Bram isn't so well today. He is struggling with his breathing, back on vibration ventilation and the nurses called the neonatologist this evening to see Bram. So we hope tonight he will settle down without having any further problems.
    I just had a conversation with my DS, we all are very tired mentally from all the stress, first during pregnancy and now because of Bram and Isa. But we know this situation will last at least for another 6 weeks. We will talk each other through it, I know.
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    Do you find yourself day-dreaming about our BBs? and what they will be like? and what you might do with them? Believe me, it's on my mind and I'm anxious to see them and then get at 'em!!

    Soooooooon! .... but sooner for our USA Pardners!
    Anael, MiraB and myself in the outposts will wait it out!!!


    DDamsel ... you really do need a shoping trip to re-stock your stash! And you really MUST stay with us on whatever is next! The baby quilt ... I used Legacy Cotton batting. Ended up I went with a double layer as I thought it was going to be too flimsy with one. Hope I don't regret it! Thanks for the advice! ENJOY your DS/DDIL! They'll be gone all too soon.

    JanRN ... likewise for you Missy ...you MUST stay and play!!

    Likewise for Everyone Else!!! We need to stay complete in our group!
    Anael ... looks like you have a full time seamstress job for these babies, and I know you are loving that! Please stay with us, and just be like I was for a good part of the year!

    JeanieG ... Thanks for the link. I'll download them tonight or tomorrow, in case that is the verdict.

    GGal ... another good possibility. Is that the one that was shown before? that I wanted to see a "real" quilt instead of the EQ workup? Nice to see the variations at the end.

    Honchey ... are you back in NJ or still in NC? Batten the hatches!

    OKSGlad ... you will not start another project .......... for a few days! Consider this as just the same project.... expanded!

    Anael ... I just read your final post. Oh for the roller coaster ride. Prayers for an easy night. Tears came to my eyes and then more, when I saw that you are all committed to talking each other thru it! Keep that communication open ... and lots of {{{HUGS}}} IRL from each other, and here's a bunch of virtual ones from me right now! {{{HUGS}}} {{{HUGS}}} {{{HUGS}}} And be sure to stick with us here, so that we can keep talking you thru it too!'

    As for a new thread ....... we could always go rogue and just keep this one going forever and ever and keep moving from one project to the other!
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    Just thought I'd let you know that before the BB's flew off this morning, I scanned them in computer and put them all in a PDF and will share once everyone gets theirs. After a run to town for several errands, a good nap to help with this cold that won't go away, I'm ready to go and finish some projects tonight. Plan on FMQ's a couple of donation items. Tomorrow I start to clean as the house has collected a little dirt since Christmas--remember that view of the mud room. Enough said.
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    I am going to print out one of each of the Compass Block templates so I can get an idea of how much fabric I will need....at least of the background. Then I can decide what fabric I want to use...something from my stash or if I get to go shopping.

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    The BBlocks are on their way to Iowa....
    Carriem, there's one of each of the little surprise for each of you that you'll have to add to the packages. I had to use my food saver to squash them...
    My newest laptop finally crashed...I'm using an older standby which will be the one I'll be using until I research whether or not the new one can be repaired or trashed...
    Now I have to find the cd for the printer software...I'm wondering if I can download it so I can use the printer with this computer....

    I had a good time today wandering the aisles of the store....Viking has a new circular foot that cn sew circles up to 9 inches? using the decorative stitches on the machines..only problem is that our store didn't have it yet...what a bummer cause i couldn't see it in action.... well, I've had a busy day so it's time for me to get ready for bed...got to shop for this storm that's coming my way

    QuiltE, I am home in NJ..

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    Squashed Surprises ... how intruguing!

    I'm getting soooooooo revved over our BBs!

    Honchey ... A circle sewer? do tell us more!

    With the storm coming in, you'll be starting to think of heading back. Bummer on your computer! Hope that you get it feeling better soon so you can be back in touch easier!


    OKSGlad ... housework is overrated ... you need some good quality sewing me-time! Just what the Dr. ordered!
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    OK I have spent the day at the LQS quilting my Jamestown Landing quilt, will post pics as soon as I have the binding on, but don't hold your breath, it could take a while

    Now I do my best thinking when I am driving on the highway and there are no idiots around me, so todays brilliant idea drumroll please................

    We all seem to be a bit overwhelmed at the moment, what with life and quilts and ufo's and such, and it has been a long 2 1/2 years of small blocks. How about we put a new sew along on hold for a few months (until we can decide on what fantastic quilt we will make next) and in the meantime we all write a list of our ufo's and at the start of each week we post what we want to accomplish that week. At the end of the week we post pics of our progress. That way we are finishing off a few things, getting lots of encouragement and support and we have to fess up if we start something new

    What does everyone think....I don't mind criticism, I just put my big girls pants on
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