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Forum: Pictures
05-31-2021, 05:24 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,218
Posted By thepolyparrot

Very cute! I like how you picked out the orange...

Very cute! I like how you picked out the orange in the fabrics to do the binding - your friend is going to love this! :)
Forum: Pictures
05-28-2021, 05:46 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,544
Posted By thepolyparrot

Absolutely gorgeous! I love everything about this...

Absolutely gorgeous! I love everything about this quilt - the colors, the applique, the quilting - and the placement on a wall, instead of a bed or couch throw. It needed to be shown like this....
Forum: Pictures
05-25-2021, 02:40 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,243
Posted By thepolyparrot

Oooooooh, that would be a very good choice for...

Oooooooh, that would be a very good choice for all the straight lines, too! https://cdn.quiltingboard.com/images/smilies/heart.gif

And I think I could manage the design, too - bookmarking that...
05-25-2021, 02:36 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 774
Posted By thepolyparrot

Yes, location plays a big part. I searched...

Yes, location plays a big part. I searched locally for years for a red-eye 66 at a price I could afford at the time and * poof * two appeared within a few weeks of each other. One had fairly sound...
05-25-2021, 04:42 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 774
Posted By thepolyparrot

I agree with the others, unless 15-91s are very...

I agree with the others, unless 15-91s are very uncommon where you live. If it has rare or uncommon accessories, it might be worth that much, too.

A completely refurbed machine and cabinet would...
Forum: Pictures
05-25-2021, 04:14 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,255
Posted By thepolyparrot

That's LOVELY - I'll bet you're tickled pink to...

That's LOVELY - I'll bet you're tickled pink to have a new style of EPP turn out so well. https://cdn.quiltingboard.com/images/smilies/thumbup.png Love the medallion and the colors....
05-24-2021, 07:29 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,341
Posted By thepolyparrot

What a fun haul! Hope you have a great time with...

What a fun haul! Hope you have a great time with them. 😊
Forum: Main
05-24-2021, 07:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,717
Posted By thepolyparrot

What a great idea! I'd have never thought of...

What a great idea! I'd have never thought of that. 😊👍
Forum: Main
05-24-2021, 07:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 423
Posted By thepolyparrot

Thank you, I'm getting that same impression from...

Thank you, I'm getting that same impression from several YouTubers. 😊

Do you think the stitch regulator gives you nice, even stitches?

Do you like to do ruler work with your Sweet Sixteen?
Forum: Pictures
05-24-2021, 02:01 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,243
Posted By thepolyparrot

I LOVE how even her stitches are, too. Mine are...

I LOVE how even her stitches are, too. Mine are getting better, but it's been a long slow improvement! :D Glad you liked her video!
Forum: Main
05-24-2021, 01:57 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,545
Posted By thepolyparrot

I bought a couple of these a few years ago and I...

I bought a couple of these a few years ago and I liked how well you could see the stitching - I was playing around with thread painting, and you could do tiny, delicate work


But I was nervous...
Forum: Main
05-24-2021, 01:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 423
Posted By thepolyparrot

You do such beautiful work with yours, too! ...

You do such beautiful work with yours, too! That's kind of what I thought, watching it in action. That will be wonderful! Looking forward to it! I'm sure there'll be some of this old dog learning...
Forum: Main
05-24-2021, 01:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 423
Posted By thepolyparrot

I don't really have room for a longarm machine - ...

I don't really have room for a longarm machine - that's why I'm looking at the sit-down style. :) The Moxie does seem to be an excellent buy.
Forum: Main
05-24-2021, 01:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 423
Posted By thepolyparrot

Sounds handy, thank you. :) Thank you - this is...

Sounds handy, thank you. :) Thank you - this is exactly the kind of advice I was looking for.



I did find a nearby dealer and plan to make an appointment next week. Thanks very much!...
Forum: Main
05-23-2021, 06:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 423
Posted By thepolyparrot

Questions for Sweet Sixteen w/ InSight Table Owners

My husband is urging me to buy this machine and I just might take him up on it.

What's your experience with it?

Do you miss having a knee lift for the presser foot?

What are your favorite...
05-23-2021, 06:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 787
Posted By thepolyparrot

Isn't that something? I love the vintage notions...

Isn't that something? I love the vintage notions for this kind of thing - and like Tartan said, from a time when people stood behind their products. Sweet nostalgia. :)
Forum: Main
05-23-2021, 06:16 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,680
Posted By thepolyparrot

For me, it was because the quilt is so thick, it...

For me, it was because the quilt is so thick, it looks like the foot is already down - there's little to no visual reminder to put it down. When you're piecing, the foot is clearly to high to sew...
Forum: Pictures
05-23-2021, 06:12 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,243
Posted By thepolyparrot

Beautiful colors! You should be so proud of...

Beautiful colors! You should be so proud of yourself - a bed sized quilt, already! Yay, you!!!!! :)

I think you're right to want some round-ish quilting designs for this linear pattern.

Amy...
05-23-2021, 04:20 PM
Replies: 544
Views: 66,020
Posted By thepolyparrot

Very pretty, both of them! I'll bet that flannel...

Very pretty, both of them! I'll bet that flannel applique is going to be gorgeous!
05-23-2021, 03:25 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 12,031
Posted By thepolyparrot

Ohmigosh, is that ever pretty! Reminds me of...

Ohmigosh, is that ever pretty!

Reminds me of summer - watermelon - coneflowers - sherbet. Just beautiful! https://cdn.quiltingboard.com/images/smilies/heart.gif
Forum: Main
05-23-2021, 03:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 911
Posted By thepolyparrot

That's a great idea!...

That's a great idea! https://cdn.quiltingboard.com/images/smilies/thumbup.png

Congratulations on your first machine sewn quilt! :)
Forum: Main
05-23-2021, 08:52 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,680
Posted By thepolyparrot

FMQ can be so darn frustrating, especially at...

FMQ can be so darn frustrating, especially at first. Just keep at it - a lot of it will become automatic as you do more quilts. It really will get easier - hang in there!

We all have days like...
Forum: Pictures
05-23-2021, 08:47 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,696
Posted By thepolyparrot

That's amazing - your first quilt, what an...

That's amazing - your first quilt, what an accomplishment! The baby is going to love this as he grows up. https://cdn.quiltingboard.com/images/smilies/heart.gif
Forum: Main
05-23-2021, 08:44 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,450
Posted By thepolyparrot

Congratulations! What a beautiful piece of art! :)

Congratulations! What a beautiful piece of art! :)
Forum: Pictures
05-23-2021, 08:43 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,941
Posted By thepolyparrot

Wonderful quilts! Some child is going to LOVE...

Wonderful quilts! Some child is going to LOVE those dinosaurs. :)

My favorite is the turquoise and brown, but all of them are very nicely done....
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