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Do you decorate/adorn/trim your "modern" machine?

Old 10-27-2017, 06:15 PM
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Never thought about decorating my Husqvarna. It is about 15 years old and really could use a facelift!
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Old 10-27-2017, 06:34 PM
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Originally Posted by Elise1 View Post
When I was looking at new machines my 20 year old autistic son wanted me to buy a Husqvarna because he liked the name.

I bought a Pfaff. The following Christmas my only gift from him was a large Husqvarna sticker. I put it on my Pfaff and it still makes me smile.
this makes me tear up! Thank you for a wonderful memory.
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Old 10-27-2017, 06:35 PM
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I have every intention of cutting my own decals from vinyl on my Silhouette Cameo--just never seem to get that done!
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Old 10-27-2017, 07:47 PM
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Originally Posted by Peckish View Post
My friend Patricia Ritter sells absolutely gorgeous decals in her shop.

https://www.urbanelementz.com/tattoo-elementz.html

I've known non-quilters who have even put them on their mixers, bikes, etc. Fun!!
The red bubbles from here are what I bought for my HQ Avante. Probably should've gotten the purple ones to match the lettering on the machine, maybe I will and put the red ones on another machine.

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Old 10-28-2017, 08:01 AM
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I decorate all of my machines. I love Mazda Miatas so I have a "zoom-zoom" sticker on all my machines. I also love the San Francisco Giants baseball team and also the San Jose Sharks so I have their decals on also. My friends loved the "decoration" and some of them have decorated their machines now. It makes the boring beige machines fun.
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Old 10-28-2017, 04:35 PM
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I'm in the process of covering my machine in my favorite sayings. So far I have

you are my sunshine.....
Do more of what makes you happy.
Barefoot.
It's about time you got home!
Handmade!

And I also have some small quilt pictures ready to add.

peace

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Old 10-29-2017, 03:28 AM
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KalamaQuilts....waaaaay tooooo cute!!!! I luv it and thanks for the idea!!!
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Old 10-29-2017, 03:31 AM
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I never really thought about decorating my machine but I do have a picture of my daughter on mine. I came across this picture while sitting at the machine one day so I grabbed the tape and she now joins me whenever I sit and sew.
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Old 10-29-2017, 05:57 AM
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My machine looks like Kalama's...bling all over....my son calls it "machine-tattoos"
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Old 10-29-2017, 06:05 AM
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What a fun idea! It never occurred to me. I love what I'm seeing.
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