Go Back  Quiltingboard Forums > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

 
Search: Posts Made By: SewinSue
Showing results 1 to 25 of 111
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Forum: Main
10-11-2015, 09:49 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,452
Posted By SewinSue

Just a question??? You said you loved needle turn...

Just a question??? You said you loved needle turn applique and yet you were using the KFC containers for the starch needed to make your applique pieces. I am confused if doing needle turn why do you...
Forum: Pictures
09-05-2015, 06:31 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 6,784
Posted By SewinSue

I generally just like the traditional blocks and...

I generally just like the traditional blocks and quilts but yours is one modern quilt I really like. I could see that hanging in many different places in my house even . Very nice ! Very nicly ...
Forum: Pictures
09-05-2015, 06:24 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 6,951
Posted By SewinSue

I always thought I wanted to make a quilt with...

I always thought I wanted to make a quilt with the day lilies I have in my yard. This is an inspiration to me to just do it. Thanks. Further I would say yours looks awesome!
08-28-2015, 05:47 PM
Replies: 906
Views: 88,553
Posted By SewinSue

I just found this site even though I have been...

I just found this site even though I have been reading QB for a few years. I got a late start compared to some of you but I started in July I finished a hand appliqué quilt queen sized and a lg....
Forum: Main
08-28-2015, 06:56 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,606
Posted By SewinSue

That should read members not sure what me!beds...

That should read members not sure what me!beds is! LOL
08-28-2015, 06:41 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,429
Posted By SewinSue

I anxiously awaited Diet Pepsi with Splenda since...

I anxiously awaited Diet Pepsi with Splenda since Aspartame gives me the big "D". Finally our grocery store had it and my husband was so happy to buy some for me. I agree it is awful...just a bitter...
Forum: Main
08-28-2015, 06:34 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,606
Posted By SewinSue

The quilt you are looking for was a challenge for...

The quilt you are looking for was a challenge for my quilt guild a few years ago. It was the 150th anniversary of the founding of Kansas State University (KSU) therefore quilters had to use 150...
Forum: Main
09-24-2014, 05:45 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,595
Posted By SewinSue

I too have had this problem. Sometimes it just...

I too have had this problem. Sometimes it just does not like the thread you are using but more times it is the needle. Mine likes a 90 U for most quilting with my BSR. You just have to keep trying...
09-06-2014, 04:19 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 14,530
Posted By SewinSue

This may or may not work but could it be used as...

This may or may not work but could it be used as piping covered with fabric around larger items like big tote bags etc.? Also could it be used in a casing for those thread scrap holders you put by...
Forum: Main
09-04-2014, 05:42 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 7,203
Posted By SewinSue

I am a bit embarrased to say I have had one for...

I am a bit embarrased to say I have had one for years ....I bought it to "erase" embroidery ooppss! I wasn't super impresses with it although it worked fairly well on woven fabric it was horrible on...
Forum: Pictures
08-01-2014, 05:09 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 5,604
Posted By SewinSue

Is this an original design or can I purchase it...

Is this an original design or can I purchase it somewhere? I Love it and have a brand new Great-great niece!!!
Forum: Main
06-14-2014, 05:55 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,912
Posted By SewinSue

Hydrogen peroxide does a good job of taking out...

Hydrogen peroxide does a good job of taking out blood in fabric. (Also if you have a minor scorch mark). Good luck. I have many cuts from rotary cutters but thankfully none needed stitches. Yes, I...
05-15-2014, 04:56 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,152
Posted By SewinSue

We are looking for carpet for our upstairs so...

We are looking for carpet for our upstairs so have visited with installer/ carpet cleaners etc. It seems that some Dyson models as well as other brands untwist the carpet fibers therefore wear out...
Forum: Main
05-04-2014, 05:15 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 868
Posted By SewinSue

Stupid Me! Got brown stuff from iron onto appliqué

So mad at my stupidly tonight!! I was so careful using non stick appliqué sheet to keep fusible gunk off my iron. Don't know how or when but got some on iron then pressed some brown gunk on the front...
04-19-2014, 06:15 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,066
Posted By SewinSue

Even with the less-than-wonderful speakers on my...

Even with the less-than-wonderful speakers on my laptop the song sung by the priest was so inspiring! If I were Catholic and hadn' t been married 45 years I would really consider it an honor to have...
04-19-2014, 06:07 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,674
Posted By SewinSue

With shipping and waiting for an on-line shipment...

With shipping and waiting for an on-line shipment to arrive I would think the JoAnn Accuquilt dies/cutter that are 40% off and then the 10% VIP discount price would be very hard to beat IMHO.
Forum: Main
01-11-2014, 08:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,824
Posted By SewinSue

Thanks to all. I will try Elmer's liquid washable...

Thanks to all. I will try Elmer's liquid washable and see how that works. My lqs owner insisted this applique method was easier and faster etc. so decided to give it a try. As to what s.a. means it...
Forum: Main
01-09-2014, 07:57 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,824
Posted By SewinSue

Applique glue question

I have always used Karen Kay Buckley's method of using no melt template plastic then Magic Sizing to make my applique pieces. Our LQS had a new product "Appliquick" which is ironed on back of fabric...
Forum: Main
11-18-2013, 05:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,370
Posted By SewinSue

Softening a fused quilt

I am about to finish a twin sized quilt with 5 pictures I drew, cut, fused then sewed down the pieces. I did not window pane the fusible web therefore it is stiff. The remainder of the blocks are...
Forum: Main
08-22-2013, 02:31 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,721
Posted By SewinSue

Old sewing thread

I went to an estate auction today and picked up an old sewing stand. It has several spools of thread inside. I assume that wooden spools would no longer have useabe thread on them. I would further...
Forum: Main
04-07-2013, 06:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 634
Posted By SewinSue

Setting quilt together with on point and straight on blocks

I have 18 Mariner's Compass blocks 12" and one large 24" Marine's Compass block. I want to put the 24" block in the center of the King sized quilt and then rows of the 12" blocks BUT I want to place...
Forum: Main
04-03-2013, 05:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,303
Posted By SewinSue

Quilting a Mariner's Compass Quilt

I am very near to completing a King/Queen Mariner's Compass quilt. The center will have a 24" Compass with a appliqued circle in the center of this block. The other blocks 18--12 inch Mariner's...
Forum: Main
03-26-2013, 08:34 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,743
Posted By SewinSue

McKenna Ryan quilt "When Friends Gather" patterns/kits wanted

Hello to all: I purchased 2 of the 5 kits (plus bonus pattern/kit) for the McKenna Ryan quilt "When Friends Gather" and would like to purchase the other 3 block kits. Having said that I DO NOT want...
Forum: Main
03-23-2013, 05:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 603
Posted By SewinSue

That is funny because I was thinking about doing...

That is funny because I was thinking about doing it that way but using plastic canvas or heavy template plastic instead of the cardboard but just didn't know if that would even work.
Forum: Main
03-23-2013, 04:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 603
Posted By SewinSue

How do I make a rounded top hanging sleeve?

I am making a wallhanging of the Holy Family that looks like Stained Glass. The top (and bottom) are curved. How do I make a hanging sleeve so that the wall hanging will hang straight? Thanks to...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 111
 


 
Forum Jump

FREE Quilting Newsletter


SEO by vBSEO ©2011, Crawlability, Inc.