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11-09-2015, 07:10 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 7,785
Posted By Billie G

I have made tons of these, over about 40 yrs. I...

I have made tons of these, over about 40 yrs. I beg borrow or steal levis. First I wash them and dry them, than I start at the cuff & cut a little snip on each side of the side seams. that makes 4...
04-29-2015, 02:25 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,765
Posted By Billie G

Oh Thank you each and everyone. I knew I was...

Oh Thank you each and everyone. I knew I was spelling it all wrong. This is just what I wanted....

Billie G
04-28-2015, 02:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,765
Posted By Billie G

help w/ spelling & pattern

Somewhere I have seen a pattern for a bakla(unsure of spelling). Can someone please point me in the right direction for this pattern? If I remember right, it was made out of fleece.

By bakla-I...
03-31-2015, 03:49 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,349
Posted By Billie G

Once upon a time I ordered a 50 lb. box of fiber...

Once upon a time I ordered a 50 lb. box of fiber fill from Factory Direct. At the time I was really into making animals. Needless to say, I still have most of the stuffing & it sure comes in handy,...
03-28-2015, 03:23 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,505
Posted By Billie G

I have used "CAROLS ZOO" bear- rabbit -dog. by...

I have used "CAROLS ZOO" bear- rabbit -dog. by simplicity, I think. 2 pattern pieces. Each is 1/2 of front. 1/2 of back. Cut 2 each & sew center seam, same with the back. Sew front to back together...
03-13-2015, 04:22 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,963
Posted By Billie G

I had a friend that was quite large as well as...

I had a friend that was quite large as well as tall- short story long-I inherited most of her clothes & they were ALL tall. I am only 5'2" & as I have washed them on cool water they have shrunk up....
01-16-2015, 09:03 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 943
Posted By Billie G

Hello KatieB from another Idahoan. Magic...

Hello KatieB from another Idahoan. Magic Reservoir chiming in here. Welcome.

Billie G
Forum: Main
10-06-2014, 04:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 635
Posted By Billie G

Just southeast of Boise about a 2 hr drive is a...

Just southeast of Boise about a 2 hr drive is a little town of Shoshone. There is an absolutly wonderful-marvelous quilt shop called "back porch fabrics" . Run by a lovely lady by the name of Salli...
07-08-2014, 06:36 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 5,704
Posted By Billie G

Bear- I have washed & dried pillows as well as...

Bear- I have washed & dried pillows as well as down comforters, for years. Also down vests & jackets.
I just wash on cool water, regular soap, could use woolite, if you have it on hand, Do an extra...
04-17-2014, 05:39 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,300
Posted By Billie G

for the sewing to hold it together, zipper, etc-...

for the sewing to hold it together, zipper, etc- how about taking it to a saddle shop/shoe repair shop or something along that line. They have realllly heavy duty machines. They might also sew some...
04-03-2014, 04:27 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,733
Posted By Billie G

Have you tried nail polish remover??

Have you tried nail polish remover??
04-03-2014, 04:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 579
Posted By Billie G

Also me too.!! wondering what I might of done to...

Also me too.!! wondering what I might of done to torque someone off. Hope it wasn't me.
Forum: Main
03-29-2014, 02:40 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 5,798
Posted By Billie G

How about a fruit jar type?

How about a fruit jar type?
03-19-2014, 06:17 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,830
Posted By Billie G

LOL. My nephew told me once, that for a sewer, I...

LOL. My nephew told me once, that for a sewer, I was the only person in my family that rolled pants legs. LOL I still chuckle about that.
01-27-2014, 06:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,418
Posted By Billie G

I usually apply snaps to mens shirts with a set...

I usually apply snaps to mens shirts with a set up from "snap source" they have pearl snaps as well as just snap rings. also several sizes. Good luck
Forum: Main
12-14-2013, 07:17 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,740
Posted By Billie G

Thank you all, so much for your help with this...

Thank you all, so much for your help with this project. I am in the process of trying to put it all together.

Billie G
Forum: Main
12-03-2013, 06:04 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,740
Posted By Billie G

Smile stuff this

About a month ago, or so, someone posted a picture of a turkeys hiney., with feathers going everywhere. Now I can't find it. Over the top of the turkey was "STUFF THIS". I really would like the...
06-12-2013, 04:16 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,246
Posted By Billie G

I used a sheet of plastic canvas, cut it to...

I used a sheet of plastic canvas, cut it to whatever size, used yarn, any color, did a whip stitch around sides, used excess yarn on top for hanging. Poof done.
Earrings fit side by side, long...
Forum: Main
06-11-2013, 01:46 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 6,991
Posted By Billie G

My thoughts are, why go clear to the ceiling with...

My thoughts are, why go clear to the ceiling with the storage? Personally I am not that tall, and getting a ladder, step stool, chair (horrors!!) and drag it to where I want to look that high, seems...
Forum: Main
06-01-2013, 06:08 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 6,633
Posted By Billie G

I am so glad you started this thread!!!! I am in...

I am so glad you started this thread!!!! I am in the process of having built a 14X34 building for a sewing room(?) area (?) whatever it ends up being called. I am soooooooooooo excited!! Something I...
Forum: Main
05-24-2013, 07:49 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,443
Posted By Billie G

Before you make one, go to a sporting goods...

Before you make one, go to a sporting goods store, look at the gun "holders" or scabbards. You will find them in all kinds of fabrics. The ones I personally like are quite firm on the sides with lots...
Forum: Main
04-12-2013, 05:15 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,088
Posted By Billie G

My BFF and I just spent part of this morning and...

My BFF and I just spent part of this morning and all afternoon, replacing 1/2" cable on boat docks. We took turns driving the tractor, and untangeling knots. Believe me, I would much rather untangle...
Forum: Main
03-06-2013, 07:03 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,429
Posted By Billie G

Don I will be watching your post, as I also...

Don
I will be watching your post, as I also have been asked/commissioned to make a quilt. Size 70X95. He has asked for all outdoorsy animal prints. I do have LOTS. I can't seem to settle on a...
02-01-2013, 04:12 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 3,662
Posted By Billie G

Thumbs up missing quilting digest

I am so sorry that I opened a can of worms with my recent inquiry. I didn't mean to get everyone up in arms about the missing digest. Patrice & Nan I appreciate your answering, and I'm sure the whole...
02-01-2013, 07:32 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 3,662
Posted By Billie G

Nor me too. Yesterday or today.

Nor me too. Yesterday or today.
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