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Forum: Pictures
12-08-2019, 07:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,478
Posted By ragamuffin

You could add a small tree on the right or left...

You could add a small tree on the right or left and then the sky. Looking good. Our quilt guild is planning to have our quilt show in 2020 also. Hard work for a lot of us. I am to make pin...
Forum: Main
06-17-2019, 08:11 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,887
Posted By ragamuffin

I have been buying up old, some with holes, some...

I have been buying up old, some with holes, some with spots, linen and embroidery. I have cut the large, maybe 5" hexagons out of good white fabric and I will put the white and off-white lace and...
Forum: Main
03-02-2019, 08:04 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,476
Posted By ragamuffin

I feel exactly opposite from most of you. I am...

I feel exactly opposite from most of you. I am 77 and I plan to live till 95. Why can't I enjoy my Mother's beautiful dishes and my fabric till I am gone. My kids feel I should get rid of...
Forum: Main
02-04-2019, 08:11 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,669
Posted By ragamuffin

It took me 3 months to make my daughter's DWR for...

It took me 3 months to make my daughter's DWR for her wedding and then I sent it out to be hand quilted. I had templates from someone and cut a bunch of pieces and boxed them so not to lose the...
Forum: Main
01-08-2019, 07:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,309
Posted By ragamuffin

You could run a line of green only on the back...

You could run a line of green only on the back with the tigers walking on the green line. I would do it before you put the back on.
Forum: Main
01-08-2019, 07:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,421
Posted By ragamuffin

I am doing the same but my DGSon's college does...

I am doing the same but my DGSon's college does not have licensed fabric, only the blue and gold colors. I have not even started his because his eagle project is finished and I have to make a quilt...
Forum: Main
01-06-2019, 09:29 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,141
Posted By ragamuffin

QuilterGary just had written about a black &...

QuilterGary just had written about a black & white quilt and the quilters on here gave him a few sites to look at. Please go there and maybe you will find a few ideas too. Your fabric is beautiful...
Forum: Main
01-06-2019, 09:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 952
Posted By ragamuffin

Take one of those patchwork hearts and reverse...

Take one of those patchwork hearts and reverse it. Put the patchwork on the outside of the heart, very colorful, and then inside the plain white heart itself put your words. I want to paint a barn...
Forum: Main
01-06-2019, 09:11 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,684
Posted By ragamuffin

Some people just use a square patch in the...

Some people just use a square patch in the corner, sew, and then trim even.
01-06-2019, 09:08 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 6,675
Posted By ragamuffin

Look for the specialty buttons, the ones from the...

Look for the specialty buttons, the ones from the Navy P coats with the anchor on from WW2. Also, some of the metal buttons will have certain names on. I really like the old Victorian ones with...
Forum: Main
01-05-2019, 05:20 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,897
Posted By ragamuffin

Before you take the time to build it, especially...

Before you take the time to build it, especially if you are not handy with tools, check out the one that John Flynn has.
I believe that is his name. He uses PVC pipes. I saw him in action at a...
Forum: Main
01-05-2019, 04:39 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,309
Posted By ragamuffin

You could make a window with it, or an arched bay...

You could make a window with it, or an arched bay window. It could be the garden outside. Or if you are into making valances, I would make valances for a kitchen, bath or inside porch. And pillows,...
Forum: Main
01-02-2019, 07:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,737
Posted By ragamuffin

I noted if you are having problems with tension...

I noted if you are having problems with tension on a Tiara sit down go to this site: www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q1mRhcquZTM Itis by Jamie Wallen (?) Maybe you can get something out of it...
Forum: Main
12-31-2018, 10:36 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 6,091
Posted By ragamuffin

We have discussed this at our guild. One of the...

We have discussed this at our guild. One of the girls has taken classes at a local museum and they use Orvis soap. It is bought at the harness shop and is basically used for kids who are entering...
12-22-2018, 09:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 745
Posted By ragamuffin

I would look at the foot petal too and see if...

I would look at the foot petal too and see if something is hung up there, maybe some cat hair or dust off the floor.
Hope you find out what is wrong.
12-22-2018, 09:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 558
Posted By ragamuffin

I think they would work. Measure the width...

I think they would work. Measure the width between the screws that hold the machine into the table. If they match, you are okay. If not, you can drill new holes to match. We did this on a machine...
12-18-2018, 09:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,294
Posted By ragamuffin

Go to facebook.com/marketplace in Philadelphia...

Go to facebook.com/marketplace in Philadelphia and check out some of their machines. I think I just saw one on there with that particular door. I never saw one before. All kinds are coming up...
Forum: Main
12-18-2018, 08:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,764
Posted By ragamuffin

I would call them or send an email and find out. ...

I would call them or send an email and find out. I am sure they will get back to you.
Forum: Main
12-16-2018, 08:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,899
Posted By ragamuffin

If you are putting the quilt into a show, I...

If you are putting the quilt into a show, I believe they require them to be sewn.
Forum: Main
12-13-2018, 07:03 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,891
Posted By ragamuffin

I would check pinterest.com out. Just type in...

I would check pinterest.com out. Just type in "barn quilts" and there are literally thousands. I have made some and my favorite one is the Dresden plate and the tumbling blocks, the folded star...
12-13-2018, 05:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,327
Posted By ragamuffin

Long elf hats from afghan and skirt

I need help ASAP. I have a small afghan like 20" x 30" and want to make a long elf hat for my 26 yr old GD. She also wants one for her BBF which I got a long plaid skirt to make his. The off-white...
Forum: Main
12-11-2018, 06:59 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,901
Posted By ragamuffin

If you have an Ace Hardware or a True Value...

If you have an Ace Hardware or a True Value Hardware store, they may cut one for you. I would go there and ask.
Forum: Main
12-11-2018, 06:49 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,152
Posted By ragamuffin

I really like the workbench table at Harbor...

I really like the workbench table at Harbor Freight. I think it runs 159 but goes on sale for $129. It has 2 drawers underneath and a shelf. You could put more shelves under it or put those...
Forum: Main
12-11-2018, 06:44 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 5,037
Posted By ragamuffin

I have that machine but never sewed on it. I...

I have that machine but never sewed on it. I collect little machines. I feel at 10 years old she is ready for a grown up machine. I would cut up some 4" squares for one quilt, maybe 6" squares for...
12-10-2018, 12:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,374
Posted By ragamuffin

Use the address that Ourworkbench used to find...

Use the address that Ourworkbench used to find it. Please check it out anyway if you have time. Enjoy!
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