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Fabric Addict, new to the Quilting Board.. in Ann Arbor, MI

Old 04-29-2013, 06:46 AM
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Hello everyone. I recently moved from Cincinnati to Ann Arbor. As I was setting up my new house, I realized I wanted to make my own quilted throws, pillows, and blankets for decor. This would also allow me to grown my stash and feed my fabric addiction! I'm self taught and have been doing regular sewing for years on my 1960s Kenmore. After finding feet for my rare machine, I was ready to go! Attached is my first attempt.
I also collect vintage sewing machines (mostly retro.)
Melissa
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Old 04-29-2013, 06:49 AM
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Hello Melissa, and welcome from Washington!
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Old 04-29-2013, 06:52 AM
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Welcome Melissa. You and I did the opposite. I came to the Cinci area from MI several years ago. Still try to make it up to AA for the Art Show every few years.
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Welcome! from Sunny/hot California!
I love your contemporary fabrics. Great job on the little squares too. Keep the pictures coming.
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​Welcome from Ontario, Canada.
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Old 04-29-2013, 08:25 AM
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Welcome from SC Texas. You do beautiful work, will be looking forward to seeing more.
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Old 04-29-2013, 09:04 AM
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Welcome from Minnesota and happy quilting
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Hello and welcome! I'm a fabric addict too. Off I go to buy "just one more yard."
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Welcome aboard the Board from a Vermont quilter. Lots to see and learn here - LOVE your new quilt!
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Old 04-29-2013, 10:45 AM
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Hello Melissa, welcome from Nevada!!!
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