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07-02-2022, 08:42 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,536
Posted By QuiltE

OMG .... haven't thought of those in years! ...

OMG .... haven't thought of those in years!

Ours weren't lace but some sort of a mesh with coloured lines of thread giving a bit of a design to them. The house was just so much brighter all of a...
Forum: Main
06-28-2022, 08:46 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,056
Posted By QuiltE

Yes indeed, Watson, it is lovely. What really...

Yes indeed, Watson, it is lovely. What really catches my eye is how refreshing and calm it looks, compared to many of the D4Ps I have seen. All because of the white blocks set in there.

I think...
06-11-2022, 08:46 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,008
Posted By QuiltE

OMG GingerK ... Bless you for going "public" on...

OMG GingerK ... Bless you for going "public" on this and not just dealing with it quietly. It'll help others to be aware and know that things are not always as safe as we want them to be.

One...
Forum: Main
06-10-2022, 02:06 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,805
Posted By QuiltE

WOW! Looks like you do have an oldie ... but we...

WOW! Looks like you do have an oldie ... but we know that you'll be sure to turn it into a goldie! :)

Only problem is you don't have the fabrics to continue on, with the master plan. So...
Forum: Main
06-09-2022, 04:58 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,035
Posted By QuiltE

Welcome Connie53! There's several free Trip...

Welcome Connie53!
There's several free Trip Around The World patterns waiting for you, with a quick Google. Also videos. You can cut your blocks to whatever size you like.

The fabric choice...
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06-09-2022, 04:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,805
Posted By QuiltE

The more I look at the medallion, the more I want...

The more I look at the medallion, the more I want to see some colourful FMQ threads on the dark. Would take away the darkness of the mottled black areas. Yes, I had wondered if I was seeing grunge.
...
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06-09-2022, 01:57 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,805
Posted By QuiltE

*waves* Hello, up "north" to GingerK! Whether...

*waves* Hello, up "north" to GingerK!
Whether you find out the origins, I know you will put it together in good fashion. You are ever-so talented in that way.

I don't have a direct answer. Are...
Forum: Main
06-06-2022, 04:45 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,088
Posted By QuiltE

ha! ... you probably only understood it this...

ha! ... you probably only understood it this time, as it was the 2nd time round! :)
I've never had problems with the thread catching into the barrette type clips.
As for pins .... huge issues with...
06-06-2022, 10:42 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,149
Posted By QuiltE

As an addition that list, we can't forget the...

As an addition that list, we can't forget the infamous -
................... ASAP!



Then how about the number of times you are told on the phone,
... "Just give me a second"
...... or "I'll...
Forum: Main
06-06-2022, 10:37 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,088
Posted By QuiltE

Some good visuals, Ladies!! That being said,...

Some good visuals, Ladies!!

That being said, I haven't been convinced yet that it makes a huge difference. Maybe? my quilt sandwiches are not thick enough that there is a difference there?
...
Forum: Pictures
05-31-2022, 06:42 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,882
Posted By QuiltE

Congratulations!! ... and SO impressive!! When...

Congratulations!! ... and SO impressive!!
When you were working on it, I had no idea how large it really is.
Terrific write up in the show catalogue. Well said!!

Amazing! Both the piece and your...
Forum: Main
05-31-2022, 06:34 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,729
Posted By QuiltE

Agree, post-its can be dangerous for not staying...

Agree, post-its can be dangerous for not staying stuck in place!
Green painter's tape is a good alternative.
Stays put and does not leave any residue behind on the fabric.
If a bunch of the same...
Forum: Pictures
05-28-2022, 06:41 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,583
Posted By QuiltE

Thank you RedGarnet, for the link and tips. I'm...

Thank you RedGarnet, for the link and tips.
I'm hoping I can find all the fabrics needed in my stash!
Forum: Pictures
05-28-2022, 03:59 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,583
Posted By QuiltE

Of course, it'll be a great addition to your tree...

Of course, it'll be a great addition to your tree and room decor!
That swirl effect really does draw attention to it.

I keep saying that I am going to make a tree skirt and
you just may have...
Forum: Main
04-14-2022, 04:32 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,134
Posted By QuiltE

NJQuilter ... What a special addition this will...

NJQuilter ... What a special addition this will be to an already treasured family heirloom! You mentioned you have not done hand embroidery for awhile. When I got back doing hand work a few years...
Forum: Main
03-06-2022, 05:50 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,461
Posted By QuiltE

Ditto to the others ... have never heard of such,...

Ditto to the others ... have never heard of such, and hope you will share us more details as to how it all happens, once you know, too.

Another idea ... of course, depends on the quilt design you...
Forum: Main
02-28-2022, 10:03 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,697
Posted By QuiltE

Thanks JanieW ... I looked it up and whooooaa,...

Thanks JanieW ... I looked it up and whooooaa, all these years I have been totally using it wrong. No wonder you asked why I had used it. Much appreciate your letting me know.
Forum: Main
02-28-2022, 02:40 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,697
Posted By QuiltE

PS to Janie et al .... OOPS! I should have...

PS to Janie et al ....
OOPS! I should have said it above .... if you have any further questions, please be sure to ask!
Forum: Main
02-28-2022, 02:08 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,697
Posted By QuiltE

Alas? ... I guess because it was after the long...

Alas? ... I guess because it was after the long process, it sas alas! For me, in the binding stage the quilt really seems to come to life as we tidy up all the loose ends, burying them into the...
Forum: Main
02-28-2022, 11:29 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,697
Posted By QuiltE

As already said ...... squaring up is not an end...

As already said ...... squaring up is not an end thing, but a before you begin thing!

To me the fabric preparation is as important as every step along the way.
Then precision cutting of the...
Forum: Main
02-24-2022, 08:37 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,335
Posted By QuiltE

Welcome Mokie to the QB!! from another Canuck...

Welcome Mokie to the QB!!
from another Canuck ... actually a "neighbour",
being that I am just up the 401 about 1-1/2 hours from you! :)

Someone mentioned changing the needle.
I'd opt for a...
Forum: Main
02-22-2022, 11:34 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,961
Posted By QuiltE

Oh Peckish .... that is such an amazing quilt. ...

Oh Peckish .... that is such an amazing quilt. What a treasure of memories for your Grandmother!

Magdellena ...
* use as a whole cloth for the backing?
* use as a whole cloth for the front,...
Forum: Pictures
02-13-2022, 06:28 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,350
Posted By QuiltE

You would need to find out what is allowable in...

You would need to find out what is allowable in your municipality re disposal.

For now, I think my piggy bank is large enough that I doubt I will ever have to worry about disposal!
Forum: Pictures
02-13-2022, 10:46 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,350
Posted By QuiltE

''Totally agree .... dates really tell us...

''Totally agree .... dates really tell us nothing, as to when we need to change a blade. Old worn cutting mats can impede the "cut like butter" ability. Just got a new cutting mat and oh what a...
Forum: Recipes
02-09-2022, 01:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 952
Posted By QuiltE

Attn: LizBeth ..... Take note ... this could be...

Attn: LizBeth ..... Take note ... this could be you!
:)
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