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Thread: Got to spend time with my new sewing machine

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    Got to spend time with my new sewing machine

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Size:  40.1 KBFinally got to spend part of the weekend sewing with my new sewing machine Its wonderful the more I sew with it the better I like it We bought a Singer 400 XL it does everything the higher end machines do I like it better than my Vikings It is an embroidery machine , a quilting and sewing machine and can be set up to serge albeit one thread only but I have a serger so This is okay Here is what I worked on
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    Have fun with your new machine. Your quilt is beautiful!! What size is it?

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    Thank you. Its 13 inches square just a little one. I had great fun

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    Looks like you had a blast with it ! Great way to learn the machine - play with it
    To keep your mind fresh- learn one new thing a day !

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    Great looking quilt. Have looked at that pattern many times, but ...... Have fun with the new machine.

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    I love this pattern and so happy your enjoying your new machine.

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    Looks like you and your new machine make a great pair already! Have fun and enjoy!

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    With results like that, I'd say you two will spend LOTS of time together!!!

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    What fun! Glad you got to give the machine a whirl. Your work is great.

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    Beautiful quilt, so glad you like your new machine.

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    Congrats on the new machine and your project is gorgeous! To think it's only 13" means those blocks are small!
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    Looks like you and your new machine are doing quite well together. Beautiful little quilt.
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    Very pretty and certainly a test for your new machine!
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    Love your quilt and glad you got to play with the new machine.
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    Glad you got to play with your machine. Very pretty quilt. I also love your avatar. I love red birds.

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    Really cute - I too have a new machine and just love her - Brother, Laura Ashley - been 40 years since a new machine has graced my presence and I love her!
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    A beautiful masterpiece! Well done!

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    Quote Originally Posted by jayelee View Post
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Size:  40.1 KBFinally got to spend part of the weekend sewing with my new sewing machine Its wonderful the more I sew with it the better I like it We bought a Singer 400 XL it does everything the higher end machines do I like it better than my Vikings It is an embroidery machine , a quilting and sewing machine and can be set up to serge albeit one thread only but I have a serger so This is okay Here is what I worked on
    This is beautiful! Your Singer found a great home! I love your blocks and the color choices.
    Bernina 640, Singer 201-3, Singer Centennial 15-91, Tin Lizzie 26" long arm

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    Beautiful quilt! So glad you like your new machine!
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    Enjoy your new machine & LOVE your quilt.
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    lOVE THE QUILT , SO HAPPY THAT YOUR SEWING MACHINE IS DOING SO GOOD. SEW HAPPY
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    Beautiful--love your pattern!
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    Your quilt is wonderful, and I couldn't believe it was only 13 inches square. Looks like it was a lap quilt. I love the red heart you put in it.

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    How pretty!!! I love what you did with the pattern!

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    very nice design

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