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Today, 03:30 AM
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Posted By eparys

That is adorable!!

That is adorable!!
Forum: Pictures
10-23-2020, 05:05 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,314
Posted By eparys

Did you see the link that mindless posted above??...

Did you see the link that mindless posted above?? If not, look at it - as Kathleen still has the steps online. She will eventually remove them (as she had explained in the group - she will eventually...
Forum: Pictures
10-23-2020, 04:58 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,254
Posted By eparys

Love the quilt - it is always gratifying to...

Love the quilt - it is always gratifying to finish a ufo!!
Forum: Main
10-22-2020, 11:22 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 51,826
Posted By eparys

I use a wet Qtip dipped in water. Swipe down the...

I use a wet Qtip dipped in water. Swipe down the stitching line on the paper side and after a minute or so the paper under the seam will be soggy and pull apart. Generally when I paper piece, as I...
Forum: Pictures
10-22-2020, 11:07 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,314
Posted By eparys

Thanks everyone! - Barb - truth be told ... I...

Thanks everyone! - Barb - truth be told ... I did have to go back after the fact and redo one block that looked terrible with the others. A lot of the fabrics were leftover from my huge Marcus...
Forum: Pictures
10-22-2020, 05:39 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,314
Posted By eparys

Small Mystery Quilt

I joined a Small Quilt Group sponsored by author Kathleen Tracy this year. She started a mystery quilt just before Covid hit. While I am not a fan of mystery quilts (I find it hard to give up...
Forum: Main
10-22-2020, 05:22 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,319
Posted By eparys

Watson - your work is always beautiful. I agree...

Watson - your work is always beautiful. I agree with those who suggested Etsy. It might be a perfect way to give your hobby a boost!!

For me, I too have a smaller family and no Grand kids. Those...
10-21-2020, 03:44 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 979
Posted By eparys

I am not sure I would put any type of tape on any...

I am not sure I would put any type of tape on any needles. I have taken my older needles that are not in use and wrapped a piece of plastic bag around them and used plain scotch tape to keep some of...
Forum: Pictures
10-21-2020, 03:38 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,268
Posted By eparys

Ooooo! I love it. The quilting is perfect and the...

Ooooo! I love it. The quilting is perfect and the border is great.
Forum: Pictures
10-21-2020, 03:36 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,671
Posted By eparys

That is adorable - nice job!! Whoever you gift it...

That is adorable - nice job!! Whoever you gift it to will love it.
Forum: Main
10-17-2020, 05:07 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 560
Posted By eparys

Most of mine are - however.... the one I bought...

Most of mine are - however.... the one I bought on paper piecing with Carol Doak is not there. https://cdn.quiltingboard.com/images/smilies/thumbdown.png
Forum: Main
10-04-2020, 05:40 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,263
Posted By eparys

I mostly have "daylight" bulbs in my sewing room...

I mostly have "daylight" bulbs in my sewing room but there are a couple of warm bulbs mixed in just because I have never changed them (lol). I have not yet invested in a led replacement for my sewing...
Forum: Main
10-04-2020, 05:03 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,348
Posted By eparys

So - this is how I might do it - start with a...

So - this is how I might do it - start with a square of one solid color for your petal and and two squares the same size as your petal for the "background" fabric. Fold and press the two background...
Forum: Main
10-02-2020, 01:51 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,672
Posted By eparys

So, this might be an crazy question ... but have...

So, this might be an crazy question ... but have you thought about writing the company asking them for any corrections that they may have made to the pattern?? Most companies and or creators are...
Forum: Main
09-27-2020, 06:08 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 701
Posted By eparys

I tried using the zig zag first and wasn't...

I tried using the zig zag first and wasn't pleased with the results. I couldn't control the density when I went around corners (operator error I am sure - lol). I settled on blanket stitch and had...
Forum: Main
09-25-2020, 11:20 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,355
Posted By eparys

I would find that range acceptable for me for a...

I would find that range acceptable for me for a 12 1/2 inch unfinished size. I look at the "wiggle room" in terms of percent of the whole block. That 1/4 inch range which you gave is an error of only...
Forum: Main
09-10-2020, 05:06 AM
Replies: 191
Views: 42,040
Posted By eparys

tropit - Glad it is going well!! You will have...

tropit - Glad it is going well!! You will have lots of fun with it I am sure. If you go to the EQ site and look under downloads there are extra fabrics and projects that you can add to give you more...
Forum: Main
09-01-2020, 04:57 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,875
Posted By eparys

If you can, test the machine run it and see what...

If you can, test the machine run it and see what the stitches look like and check to see if there are any "odd" sounds. The number of stitches would not bother me. Personally I would be more...
Forum: Main
08-29-2020, 09:54 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 576
Posted By eparys

Intelligent Quilting has some as well ...

Intelligent Quilting has some as well

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Forum: Main
08-28-2020, 05:19 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 717
Posted By eparys

I saw them "dance" on Facebook. Really cool idea...

I saw them "dance" on Facebook. Really cool idea and if I had an applique project that required loads of circles I might consider them, but I too thought them a bit pricey for something that I may...
Forum: Main
08-24-2020, 05:20 AM
Replies: 168
Views: 25,352
Posted By eparys

Neat old quilt!...

Neat old quilt! https://cdn.quiltingboard.com/images/smilies/sewing.gif

So - this is a wild suggestion - but Paris Texas is in Lamar County according to google and the county has a historical...
Forum: Main
08-19-2020, 02:10 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,332
Posted By eparys

I agree with leaha comment about using canned...

I agree with leaha comment about using canned air. Every sewing machine dealer that I have ever known says "Never use it" as it drives all the debris deeper into the machine. I too have a mini...
Forum: Main
08-14-2020, 04:45 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,231
Posted By eparys

Ah Yes!! I am familiar with that scenario(lol). ...

Ah Yes!! I am familiar with that scenario(lol).

I generally get 2 yds. If it is a neutral, however, that could be used on multiple projects (like white on white or cream) I will get 4 or 5...
Forum: Main
08-14-2020, 04:36 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,243
Posted By eparys

Iceblossom - Here is my logic on why I use Bias...

Iceblossom - Here is my logic on why I use Bias Binding infrequently. If I use the "long strip" method (cutting the full width at a 45 degree angle) there is a lot of waste. If I use the "continuous...
Forum: Main
08-13-2020, 02:55 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,232
Posted By eparys

The Hearts are perfect!

The Hearts are perfect!
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