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  1. Quilters poem

    by , 09-25-2013 at 10:27 PM
    My life is but a quilting
    between The Lord and me
    i may not know the pattern he
    knows what it shall be.
    For he can see the quilting
    from the upper side, while i

    I can only see it from the underside.
    Sometimes he blocks in sorrow
    which seems so cruel to me,
    But I must trust his choices
    and go on painfully.
    It's god who chose the pattern and he knows what's
    best for me,
    So I must trust his judgement and go on ...
  2. Sugar Flowers in blues and green

    by , 09-24-2013 at 05:49 AM
    Quote Originally Posted by IrishgalfromNJ View Post
    Jera, from Quilting in the Rain Blog has this super simple pattern on her blog. Link here:

    I did it in blues and green as a surprise for someone. It will be shipped later this week.

    The front.

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    Close-up of my primitive/rustic free motion quilting.

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  3. Newbie to Embroidery machine

    by , 09-24-2013 at 05:37 AM
    I have been quilting since I was about 12, and decided almost a year ago to get a embroidery machine. Since I was new to it, I bought a refurbished Singer Futura, in case I didn't like it and... I love it!
    I have been using the program that came with the machine but it does very basic editing, rotate, flip kind of stuff. I was wondering if anyone has any recommendations on a editing software. Something easy to use and not extremely expensive.
  4. Red & White quilt

    by , 09-23-2013 at 04:29 AM
    Quote Originally Posted by katesnanna View Post
    I had wanted to make this quilt ever since I picked up the free pattern sheet in Spotlight. I have given it to my DH to cover his recliner. Red & White are the colors of his football team hence his favorite colors.

    Photo 3 is the back. I used up the leftovers. Just made it.
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  5. need help in identifying old sewing machine

    by , 09-22-2013 at 06:43 PM
    I recently cleaned out my parents house to sell and discover her old sewing machine. It would have been purchased in the 70s or 80s. The machine says Foley on it and the model # is 6200s. It looks to be in good shape, all metal, and does some embroidery stitches. Can anyone help me identify it? Thanks in advance for the help.
  6. a bunch of baby quilts done

    by , 09-21-2013 at 04:58 AM
    Quote Originally Posted by wolph33 View Post
    It feels great to tackle the UFO pile,making a good dent.hope you enjoy looking at the pics
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  7. Here's a Free pdf file on what to do with Jelly Rolls

    by , 09-21-2013 at 04:25 AM
    Quote Originally Posted by btiny36 View Post
    Maybe this will help some of the newbies and veterans of this site to use up some of those beautiful jelly rolls we all have sitting pretty on our shelves lol...These aren't new patterns, just might give inspiration to some....enjoy
  8. finished long arming my first bed size quilt--whew!

    by , 09-20-2013 at 05:34 PM
    This week I finally finished long arm quilting my first full size bed quilt--had been doing lap quilts and crib quilts since I got my Gammill. It was a good/bad experience--loaded fine, tension great, like some of the custom quilting design I did on the open areas, satisfied with my choice of thread and happy with background quilting. Not so pleased with the end design I used on the pieced blocks--just don't have the skills yet to match my vision. I know--practice, practice,practice. But I ...
  9. Chat Challenge

    by , 09-20-2013 at 04:45 PM (Chat Room Challenges)
    Ok, we are doing a challenge to just enjoy our own work. There is no shipping, you can use up scraps, no requirements on what to make. We just want to see how each person interprets the theme.

    So here are the challenge rules:

    1. Every month has a theme, you must stay within the theme but other than that you are free to think outside the box.
    2. Make a small item: table runner, mug rug, wall hanging, tote bag, mouse pad, etc.
    3. DO NOT ...
  10. More Gyotaku Japanese Fish Printed Pillows

    by , 09-18-2013 at 05:54 PM
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