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Old 05-14-2013, 03:26 PM
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I hate it when precuts are not the size they are supposed to be, or the edges are not straight. Does anyone else have this problem
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Old 05-14-2013, 03:31 PM
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I can't say that I have. Who have you bought precuts from?
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Old 05-14-2013, 04:02 PM
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That is why I have given up on precuts.. no matter how pretty the assortment.
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One more reason that I don't buy pre-cuts.
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Old 05-14-2013, 04:42 PM
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This is one of the main reasons I don't buy precuts. Thanks but no thanks, I'll pick my own fabric and cut my own sizes.
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Here is some help to sew them together when they are wonky


http://www.bearpawproductions.com/us...May%20Vary.pdf

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Old 05-14-2013, 05:20 PM
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I was given a John Flynn laser cut kit by a friend. A drunkard's path sorta thing. Only each curve was clipped. I love doing curves and never clip!

Even when making clothes I make the notches go out and not into the seam line.
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Old 05-14-2013, 05:32 PM
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I have heard that some companies will replace them if they are not cut to the right size or cut on a slight bias.
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Old 05-14-2013, 05:50 PM
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There have been many many discussions on the board about this topic. So I'd say yes, you are not alone!
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Old 05-14-2013, 06:11 PM
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Originally Posted by feffertim View Post
I hate it when precuts are not the size they are supposed to be, or the edges are not straight. Does anyone else have this problem
No. I learned how to deal with my own wonkiness when I first started quilting. I learned how to make it come out straight on top and leave the imperfections on the inside.
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