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04-30-2015, 04:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,362
Posted By ragquilter

Thank you so much for posting the link. I really...

Thank you so much for posting the link. I really like the way she did this, without needing to sew on strips and hand sewing the back.
Forum: Main
04-01-2015, 02:14 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 13,924
Posted By ragquilter

I can't say for sure about any other stores, but...

I can't say for sure about any other stores, but I worked for a grocery store chain for years and you can not take pictures in grocery stores. That is the common rule in all chains in my area. I'm...
Forum: Main
03-29-2015, 03:39 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,703
Posted By ragquilter

I agree with checking for a used machine at a...

I agree with checking for a used machine at a licensed dealer. You should still get a warranty, I did, plus a free service at the end of the year's warranty. A dealer knows his trade ins because he...
Forum: Main
03-27-2015, 12:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,555
Posted By ragquilter

Thanks for the info. I had thought about doing...

Thanks for the info. I had thought about doing that on a quilt but was afraid it would look stupid.
Forum: Pictures
03-27-2015, 09:10 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 10,340
Posted By ragquilter

Beautiful and a great idea.

Beautiful and a great idea.
Forum: Main
03-27-2015, 09:08 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 11,845
Posted By ragquilter

I wash everything I bring home that is washable,...

I wash everything I bring home that is washable, new or used (this includes cloth). All new items have sizing and who knows what else in it. Other countries do not have the laws against chemicals...
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03-27-2015, 03:45 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 11,845
Posted By ragquilter

Yes. I made an Hawaiian theme quilt from men's...

Yes. I made an Hawaiian theme quilt from men's shirts I bought at the thrift store. I use flannel sheets for the middle and back of rag quilts, it is better quality than I can buy by the yard. I...
03-25-2015, 04:25 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 10,449
Posted By ragquilter

I suggest you have a contract with the business. ...

I suggest you have a contract with the business. As for price, figure out how long it would take to make one and remember the cost of thread, electricity and wear and tear on your machine. Did the...
Forum: Main
03-22-2015, 12:52 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,106
Posted By ragquilter

WOW! That is all I can say about that page. I...

WOW! That is all I can say about that page. I know I could never get that good but thank you for the site.
03-13-2015, 10:55 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,861
Posted By ragquilter

A lot of people that receive your quilts don't...

A lot of people that receive your quilts don't have anything or very little. Sometimes having something beautiful and special can uplift a person as much as a hot meal. You enjoy making the quilts...
Forum: Main
03-09-2015, 02:36 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 628
Posted By ragquilter

It wouldn't hurt to wash and dry the flannel...

It wouldn't hurt to wash and dry the flannel twice before using it. The denim is old and has been washed and dried many times so there will be no shrinking at all. Like Tom W said just run a quick...
Forum: Main
03-06-2015, 09:14 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,134
Posted By ragquilter

I don't like qayg because of the lump that forms...

I don't like qayg because of the lump that forms where the sections come together, but I think this method might work for me. You quilt is beautiful. Did you find this method in a book?
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08-03-2014, 01:46 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 6,313
Posted By ragquilter

I did not know that. Thanks for the tip.

I did not know that. Thanks for the tip.
07-31-2014, 12:31 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,476
Posted By ragquilter

I was going to comment about the same thing.

I was going to comment about the same thing.
05-29-2014, 05:39 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,339
Posted By ragquilter

I need some good sites for sewing patterns.

I know it is not quilt related but I really need some good patterns. Especially patterns for children and plus size women's clothing. The pattern books are getting thinner and the patterns never...
Forum: Main
05-15-2014, 03:36 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,599
Posted By ragquilter

Thanks for the reminder and glad you caught it...

Thanks for the reminder and glad you caught it before much damage. I am thinking about getting a magnifier and will heed your warning, I wouldn't have thought about it. I guess my brain is getting...
05-11-2014, 02:02 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,970
Posted By ragquilter

I also have a heat pump and love it. I also...

I also have a heat pump and love it. I also conserve as much as possible. I set the ac at 74 and the heat at 68, my bill is not bad and we are comfortable.
05-02-2014, 02:24 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 997
Posted By ragquilter

Brother machines 20% off

Just wanted to give anyone looking for a new machine a head's up that HSN has their brother sewing machines 20% off today with some good easy pays. It would be a good way to try a Brother and they...
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04-22-2014, 04:39 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 5,812
Posted By ragquilter

I'm not sure if I bought the same "heavy duty"...

I'm not sure if I bought the same "heavy duty" singer but it was grey, I bought it from HSN and sent it back. The rag quilt I made with it fell apart in the washer (never had that problem before or...
04-08-2014, 07:49 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 4,110
Posted By ragquilter

A very talented young man. Is the back section a...

A very talented young man. Is the back section a storage compartment or is that for the cords?
Forum: Pictures
04-02-2014, 11:57 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,077
Posted By ragquilter

Beautiful as always. Your really have an eye for...

Beautiful as always. Your really have an eye for color and patterns.
04-02-2014, 11:56 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,085
Posted By ragquilter

If you buy a king or or maybe even a queen size...

If you buy a king or or maybe even a queen size flannel flat sheet, you should be able to cut it into several sheets. You could probably buy a high quality one for less than buying flannel by the...
04-01-2014, 04:07 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,815
Posted By ragquilter

What I did was list everything on CL. I made...

What I did was list everything on CL. I made lots of some things (ex. a box of cloth, 10 shirts etc.) and listed big ticket items separately. You will be surprised how far people will drive for a 5...
03-30-2014, 12:02 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 10,004
Posted By ragquilter

I have come to the same conclusion, the more...

I have come to the same conclusion, the more storage the more stuff I seem to accumulate. I also have discovered that the more surfaces (table tops, bookcases, etc.) I have the more stuff I pile on...
03-29-2014, 04:40 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,010
Posted By ragquilter

The aluminum wiring was a fire hazard.

The aluminum wiring was a fire hazard.
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