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UGGHH tried machine quilting my quilt.

Old 05-18-2013, 04:38 PM
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Default UGGHH tried machine quilting my quilt.

I purchased a quilting frame from Kenneth Lund. I was so excited...but my downfall was for my first ever quilt I quilted I used JoAnn's minky..HEHEHEHE not the thing to do for my first ever quilted quilt.

I had trouble getting all the fabric rolled on the rollers. It was just a mess from beginning to end..hehehe I won't name them all..

So now I am going to try an all cotton quilt and see if I get better results. I sure hope so because I am pretty discouraged. Good thing this is a camping quilt because I don't care how it looks..

And I am going to start saving money and get a longer arm machine.
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Old 05-18-2013, 05:11 PM
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I commend your attitude. Go forward. We learn as we go.
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Old 05-19-2013, 04:39 AM
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wow i understand the first time i did minky on back of a quilt i said never again. some
one on this board said to put the minky on top when fmq so i am going to try that
next time.
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Old 05-19-2013, 08:07 AM
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Good luck in your quilting - I'm still at the practice, practice, practice stage on the DSM.
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Old 05-19-2013, 10:00 AM
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yes to practice, practice.

I do not like using minky. I put it on the back of crib bumper pads and said, never gain. It moved so much.
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