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Forum: Main
01-08-2021, 08:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 751
Posted By IrishNY

If you use every square inch, you could get 160...

If you use every square inch, you could get 160 2.5" x 3.5" pieces. You would cut 3.5" strips and then cut each into 2.5" pieces. This assumes that the WOF is a bit more than 40" (41" or 42") so...
Forum: Main
01-03-2021, 11:27 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,924
Posted By IrishNY

I have no patterns to offer but want to say that...

I have no patterns to offer but want to say that I am so sorry about the health challenges of your family. My heart is with you and my prayers are with your sister, brother and brother-in-law.
Forum: Main
12-24-2020, 09:36 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,045
Posted By IrishNY

The only magazine I subscribe to is Quiltmaker. I...

The only magazine I subscribe to is Quiltmaker. I never get an issue that doesn't have at least several quilts I want to make. When and if I think it delivers me less value, I'll stop my...
Forum: Main
12-09-2020, 07:19 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,116
Posted By IrishNY

These. Quilters Select. I won't use anything...

These. Quilters Select. I won't use anything else. I highly recommend them!
Forum: Main
12-09-2020, 07:01 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,802
Posted By IrishNY

Let me take a shot at this. The total length...

Let me take a shot at this.

The total length of the dark colors in one block add up to 59.5". Multiply that by 36 blocks (6x6) = 2,142". Divide by 40" (average length of a jelly roll strip) = 54...
Forum: Main
11-25-2020, 05:35 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 6,596
Posted By IrishNY

I have got to finish my DGD 's quilt and get...

I have got to finish my DGD 's quilt and get going on one for my DGS, so I'm in. In between T-giving tasks and other projects. Not enough hours.... :)
Forum: Pictures
11-20-2020, 08:50 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,102
Posted By IrishNY

I've never heard of weaving fabric tubes, but I...

I've never heard of weaving fabric tubes, but I love your runners. Is there a pattern? Thanks.
Forum: Main
11-15-2020, 03:34 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,151
Posted By IrishNY

I do the same as Tallchick and I'm right-handed.

I do the same as Tallchick and I'm right-handed.
11-04-2020, 06:42 PM
Replies: 644
Views: 122,278
Posted By IrishNY

I haven't missed a MQ in 7 the last 7 years but...

I haven't missed a MQ in 7 the last 7 years but think I'm going to give it a pass this year. It takes every bit of my quilting time trying to keep up during a really busy time of year, plus I have a...
11-01-2020, 10:12 AM
Replies: 644
Views: 122,278
Posted By IrishNY

Mkoch, I change the colors every year because I...

Mkoch, I change the colors every year because I don't want my quilt to look like everyone else's. I always decide on what colors I want to use, then take a black and white picture of Bonnie's chips...
Forum: Main
10-23-2020, 02:32 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,302
Posted By IrishNY

I'm hesitant to try new things because I have...

I'm hesitant to try new things because I have such a limited amount of time that I don't want to "waste" it doing something that doesn't turn out. Looking forward to retirement in a few years when...
Forum: Main
10-11-2020, 03:42 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 6,032
Posted By IrishNY

My Bernina 704, a FW and my black 301 long bed...

My Bernina 704, a FW and my black 301 long bed would be going. I can always buy new clothes and other stuff. And I have a large SUV. :)
Forum: Main
09-19-2020, 04:52 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 957
Posted By IrishNY

I don't mind partial seams at all but I suspect...

I don't mind partial seams at all but I suspect it's because my Bernina presser foot has markings for 1/4" so I know exactly where to stop and start. Without it, I would probably view partial seams...
Forum: Main
09-06-2020, 03:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,001
Posted By IrishNY

I used to buy a lot of JA flannel to make sleep...

I used to buy a lot of JA flannel to make sleep pants for my kids and while it was perfect for that purpose, the fabric pilled after a bunch of washings. I only use LQS flannel for quilts since I...
Forum: Main
08-26-2020, 04:34 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,245
Posted By IrishNY

I would use a dark blue. Can I also suggest that...

I would use a dark blue. Can I also suggest that you might want to choose a fabric that has a different pattern? All three of the current fabrics have very similar patterns and it might be more...
Forum: Main
08-19-2020, 03:55 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,373
Posted By IrishNY

I like the one with more orange in the center. ...

I like the one with more orange in the center. Seems to have more movement to me.
Forum: Main
08-18-2020, 05:15 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,567
Posted By IrishNY

I use clean mascara wands. It picks up...

I use clean mascara wands. It picks up everything! I bought a package on Amazon - 100 for $4.99.

Just make sure you get the soft bristle.
Forum: Main
07-30-2020, 06:09 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,083
Posted By IrishNY

Funny you should ask. I just got mine out after...

Funny you should ask. I just got mine out after not having used it in many years. I loved using it to make flannel pajama pants for my kids when they were teens, and for lots of clothing when they...
Forum: Main
07-27-2020, 05:45 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,190
Posted By IrishNY

When you get caught taking a picture of the tile...

When you get caught taking a picture of the tile in an airport bathroom and you don't care if the other women think you're strange.
Forum: Main
07-26-2020, 07:51 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 5,062
Posted By IrishNY

I got borders pieced and attached on one top,...

I got borders pieced and attached on one top, binding cut and attached on another, plus all the pieces cut out for the second block of Jelly Snowflake MQ and a few sewn together. I never get as much...
07-26-2020, 09:58 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,991
Posted By IrishNY

Rose, I love your dresses! Can you share the...

Rose, I love your dresses! Can you share the pattern info please?

We have an 11 yo DGS and 13 yo DGD, and just added a new DGD at the end of May, so I'm starting to make little outfits again. We...
Forum: Main
07-26-2020, 09:48 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 5,062
Posted By IrishNY

I spent several hours yesterday cleaning up my...

I spent several hours yesterday cleaning up my studio. I hate clutter so needed to get things put back where they belong. I also cleaned out four drawers - I'm in the middle of weeding out the house...
Forum: Main
07-23-2020, 04:40 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 5,062
Posted By IrishNY

I'm in. Just have have to figure out which of my...

I'm in. Just have have to figure out which of my 87 projects to work on. :)

Yes to VQW on Labor Day weekend - the whole weekend!
07-21-2020, 06:32 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 687
Posted By IrishNY

We do have a lot of LQS here. Where in NC are you?

We do have a lot of LQS here. Where in NC are you?
07-17-2020, 05:48 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 687
Posted By IrishNY

Welcome from Winston-Salem!

Welcome from Winston-Salem!
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