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Old 03-07-2011, 11:55 AM
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I've had several pms asking about the mirrors I mentioned in making my kaliscope blocks. These little mirrors help you "preview" what the kscope will look like when sewn together before you even make a single cut in your fabric. They are not my invention, my step dad made these for me - he and my Mom saw them in south Texas so he went to the 99cent store and bought the mirrors and put a set together for each of us. They are a wonderful tool for making kscopes. The mirrors are 4"x5". They are taped on the 4" sides with the mirrors facing each other. The tape works like a hinge. You adjust the mirrors to the size of your kscope and preview what it will look like. I've attached some pictures to help explain better.

mirrors face up
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mirrors face down with tape hinge
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place on fabric to preview for kscope
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Old 03-07-2011, 11:58 AM
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Thanks for the info, I'll have to try it. :-)
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Old 03-07-2011, 12:39 PM
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That is great, and you will be saving $$$$ also.
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Old 03-07-2011, 01:23 PM
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What a terrific idea!
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Old 03-07-2011, 08:05 PM
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These work wonderfully!!!! I have them.
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Old 03-07-2011, 09:26 PM
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Excellent, thanks for that. I am eagerly awaiting the arrival of a k/scope book. I shall get my husband to make me one of these so I'll be good to go.
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Now arent you a clever one? I never wuold of thot of that.
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Now that is cool! Very brilliant
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comes in handy for a-pluckin the chin hairs off to.
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I bought some of these mirrors yesterday, now need have to get them put together so I can see what my two fabrics will look like.
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