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10-07-2013, 07:31 PM
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Views: 916
Posted By angelheartiowa

Using FromMartiMichell templates set B to make Ohio Star

To make an Ohio Star using FromMartiMichell template set B, you need template 8 for the center square and 4 corner squares. The quarter square units to make the star point units in the block use...
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09-09-2011, 06:10 PM
Replies: 160
Views: 12,305
Posted By angelheartiowa

The competition is posted on the American...

The competition is posted on the American Quilters Society website. I think that it is like this week that the entries had to be received by.
I haven't heard of this competition. I have only judt...
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09-08-2011, 06:51 PM
Replies: 140
Views: 9,905
Posted By angelheartiowa

I have a MAJOR collection of free patterns. Some...

I have a MAJOR collection of free patterns. Some free patterns are really wonderful including some of the patterns put up by the fabric manufacturers. Sometimes, however, the patterns are merely...
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09-08-2011, 06:48 PM
Replies: 160
Views: 12,305
Posted By angelheartiowa

Darling! Did you enter the Sun Bonnet Sue contest...

Darling! Did you enter the Sun Bonnet Sue contest from the AQS? I will be attending the AQS show here in Des Moines later this month. The quilts will be displayed there. I am really looking forward...
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04-05-2011, 05:58 PM
Replies: 170
Views: 16,049
Posted By angelheartiowa

JuneD, You are not an odd ball. Simple fact...

JuneD,

You are not an odd ball. Simple fact of the matter, each person has her/his own preference when it comes to purchasing fabric. It does cost more to purchase special cuts of fabric over...
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03-16-2011, 04:55 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 7,424
Posted By angelheartiowa

Years ago, Connecting Threads sold regular quilt...

Years ago, Connecting Threads sold regular quilt store quality fabric, the same name brands as the quilt stores. They sold them at a pretty good price. However, a few years ago (2 or 3??), they began...
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03-16-2011, 04:48 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 7,424
Posted By angelheartiowa

There are two types of quilters: Real quilters...

There are two types of quilters: Real quilters and project makers/kit makers. Project makers/kit makers go out and buy a kit with pattern and fabric selected for them, or purchase enough fabric to...
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03-16-2011, 04:36 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,950
Posted By angelheartiowa

Good Luck to you if you do enter the contest!...

Good Luck to you if you do enter the contest! Even if you don't enter the contest, you can still make as many Sunbonnet Sues as your heart desires! (And as time allows!)
Forum: Main
03-13-2011, 10:03 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,950
Posted By angelheartiowa

OOPS! You have to make one more choice on that...

OOPS! You have to make one more choice on that last page, but that choice will be pretty obvious!
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03-13-2011, 09:30 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,950
Posted By angelheartiowa

Type www.americanquilter.com in your browser....

Type www.americanquilter.com in your browser. That will take you directly to the AQS site. From there find the "shows" link on the red bar across the top. From the dropdown menu, choose 2011 shows...
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03-13-2011, 09:15 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,950
Posted By angelheartiowa

Here is the link for the contest information: ...

Here is the link for the contest information:

http://www,americanquilter.com/documents/shows_contests/desmoines/2011_sunbonnet_sue_contest.pdf

The author of the book is a radiologist here in...
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03-13-2011, 08:14 AM
Replies: 170
Views: 16,049
Posted By angelheartiowa

I don't buy those special cuts since they cost...

I don't buy those special cuts since they cost way more per yard than purchasing regular fabric cuts. I am too cheap to purchase those cuts. If I really wanted special cuts like those, I would find...
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03-13-2011, 08:10 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 9,728
Posted By angelheartiowa

I love my Bernina seam unsewer. Mine came with my...

I love my Bernina seam unsewer. Mine came with my machine, but you can go to a Bernina dealer and buy the unsewer (ripper is such a violent word!) without buying a new machine at the same time....
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03-13-2011, 08:05 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,950
Posted By angelheartiowa

Has anyone else here purchased the book...

Has anyone else here purchased the book International Sunbonnet Sue but Debra Kimball, M.D.? Is anyone planning on entering the AQS competition on Sun Bonnet Sue? I have the book and love the ideas...
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03-13-2011, 07:53 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 7,424
Posted By angelheartiowa

I have purchased fabric from Connecting Threads....

I have purchased fabric from Connecting Threads. The old saying is, "You get what you pay for." I don't purchase CT fabric any more since it is not as nice as quilt store quality fabric.
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03-13-2011, 07:49 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 14,520
Posted By angelheartiowa

How warped is it? If it is severely warped, you...

How warped is it? If it is severely warped, you need to take the warped part out and resew the pieces together. If it is only a little bit warped, taking a extra deeper or shallower seam in the...
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03-13-2011, 07:41 AM
Replies: 128
Views: 12,363
Posted By angelheartiowa

I did a purple and orange quilt a number of years...

I did a purple and orange quilt a number of years ago as a wedding gift. The bride's favorite color is orange while the groom's favorite color is purple. The solution was quite simple. I used batiks!...
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03-05-2011, 03:40 PM
Replies: 225
Views: 23,113
Posted By angelheartiowa

If you want to do simple patterns using only...

If you want to do simple patterns using only squares and rectangles, check out the free patterns available on the internet (at such sites as mentioned by other members). Then go to any store where...
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10-26-2010, 05:18 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 8,799
Posted By angelheartiowa

My oldest unquilted top was made in 1994. I made...

My oldest unquilted top was made in 1994. I made the top when I was packing to move here. The oldest project that I have never finished is 25 to 30 years old. I'm not even sure when I first started...
10-26-2010, 04:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,262
Posted By angelheartiowa

Quilt Block in Valley Junction (original name of...

Quilt Block in Valley Junction (original name of the city of West Des Moines and the name used for the old downtown area of WDM). Creekside Quilting in Clive (another suburb of Des Moines). Ankeny...
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10-25-2010, 03:52 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 8,947
Posted By angelheartiowa

I am happy to hear that you got a template that...

I am happy to hear that you got a template that you like. Having a good template is wonderful if you want to make a lot of them. I'm not sure if I am familiar with Darlene Zimmermann's Dresden...
Forum: Main
10-22-2010, 08:19 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 8,947
Posted By angelheartiowa

Marcus? Marcus is my hubby's first name. He lived...

Marcus? Marcus is my hubby's first name. He lived less than an hour from Marcus when he was young. I went to college less than an hour from Marcus (the town, not the spouse!)
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10-22-2010, 08:15 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 8,947
Posted By angelheartiowa

There are a lot of patterns for Dresden Plate,...

There are a lot of patterns for Dresden Plate, including free patterns on the internet. However, if you really like Dresden Plate, you might consider purchasing acrylic templates to make it. Marti...
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