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Thread: Howdy all! Semi-Newbie here!

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    Howdy all! Semi-Newbie here!

    Hi. My name is Vicky. I'm currently residing in sunny California, and I'm pretty new to quilting. I recently inherited an heirloom quilt, and I want to rehab it the right way. I do have a pretty solid foundation in sewing, pattern-making, etc.

    I have one kid, an 8 y/o boy. I've been sewing since I waas about his age lol. I also do other geeneral crafting, with an emphasis in cold-process soap making and leather work.

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    Welcome from western NY and happy quilting
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    Welcome from Michigan!

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    Waving hello from Maryland!

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    Hello from cold and soggy Seattle

    I knew I had seen a recent thread here from other soap makers,
    https://www.quiltingboard.com/genera...p-t302067.html

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    Welcome from Ontario, Canada. Can you post a picture of it? If it is truly heirloom quality and just needs minor repair then that’s one thing. If it is passed saving as a quilt, that’s another thing.

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    Welcome from Vermont.!

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    Welcome from Maine, and welcome to the quilting world. Enjoy your journey.
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    Welcome to the board! Soap making is something I want to learn. I make body butters, serums and cleaning products but haven't made soap........ yet

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    Hi and welcome from North Carolina! Happy quilting!

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    Hi Vicky, welcome from NE Ohio .

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    Welcome from another Marylander!

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    Welcome from Texas. You will get lots of help & encouragement here.

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