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Old 09-12-2020, 05:00 AM
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What does ADD mean?
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Old 09-12-2020, 05:04 AM
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I like to do a block at at time on larger projects that have a lot of detail. If I am doing applique blocks that is the easiest way for me. I am big on chain piecing blocks together too. Depending on your tulips and how they are formed is how I would decide. I tend to have a bit of ADD too So I will do bit by bit.
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Old 09-12-2020, 05:12 AM
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It's Attention Deficit Disorder.
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Old 09-12-2020, 06:01 AM
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Depends on the project - but if it's not just dead simple, I will cut and sew a block to make sure it goes together well - then if all is good will cut everything, but then like to sew my blocks in groups. I'm working on one right now that is a big, somewhat fussy block, and I prepare them about 3 at a time. I'm a one project at a time person, however I help a good friend who visits often with a disability which requires my help quite a bit, so between us, we may have several projects going on.
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Old 09-12-2020, 06:57 AM
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Originally Posted by mea12 View Post
I like assembly line style ..sew first element the zillion times in a row and then the 2nd piece so all are done same way before moving on to stems ..at the end itís nice to have all blocks finished at once!
Thats how I prefer to do it too. Of course if you make an error on the vey first one, you've carried that error over onto *all* of them. So I tend to make one first as a test block and then assembly-line the rest.
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Old 09-13-2020, 06:43 PM
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Originally Posted by molly oldham View Post
What does ADD mean?
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It's Attention Deficit Disorder.
Here's your answer Molly
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