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Old 03-21-2019, 06:06 AM
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Hi - I’m here for inspiration and motivation! I’ve been sewing since I was a kid. Much of that time was at my grandmothers house - her Nickname for me was Stringbean. She was so supportive of my sewing. In fact, I was the only grandchild listed in her will - she left me her machine and sewing supplies. My problem is, I have a hard time finishing what I start! I have a top that I started for my son years ago, and he’s now a teenager - I Need to get it done for him before he’s grown! ��

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Old 03-21-2019, 06:09 AM
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Welcome from Oklahoma. We have a post here about finishing UFO's (unfinished objects). There is great inspiration to get them done.
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Old 03-21-2019, 06:17 AM
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Welcome from Ontario, Canada. This is a great board and sit down at your inherited machine and complete that quilt !
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Old 03-21-2019, 07:14 AM
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Welcome aboard!

Timing is everything. I have a number of tops that didn't get done in time for my son -- but I'm hoping they will for the grandchild! Since son is 30 and grandchild is on the way, I'm running out of excuses.
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Old 03-21-2019, 07:25 AM
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Welcome from western NY and happy quilting
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Old 03-21-2019, 12:57 PM
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Thanks everyone! Boston 1954, I’m going to have to check that out! ☺️
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Old 03-21-2019, 03:04 PM
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You will learn many things on this site from the many talented quilters. And welcome from the beautiful mountains of western NC.
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Old 03-21-2019, 03:51 PM
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Hi and welcome for the piedmont of North Carolina! You've come to the right place for help and encouragement. Happy quilting!
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Old 03-21-2019, 06:33 PM
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Welcome from NE Ohio.
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Old 03-22-2019, 03:24 AM
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