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Yesterday, 02:11 AM
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Posted By Mkotch

I have a pair of Easy Spirit slip ons that I got...

I have a pair of Easy Spirit slip ons that I got for a trip to Europe. They are now well used and I will probably look for another pair to replace them. I also find shoes by Keen and Merrill are...
09-14-2021, 01:47 AM
Replies: 598
Views: 53,038
Posted By Mkotch

Beth, your blocks look great! Quilting Vagabond,...

Beth, your blocks look great! Quilting Vagabond, I'm impressed by the sharp corners you got on your leaves. Everyone's quilt blocks are really looking good so far.
Marianne
09-09-2021, 02:42 AM
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Posted By Mkotch

Great job on your blocks, Joe's Mom!

Great job on your blocks, Joe's Mom!
09-08-2021, 02:25 AM
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Views: 53,038
Posted By Mkotch

Here are my Sept. blocks. As you will see, I made...

Here are my Sept. blocks. As you will see, I made two substitutions - Courthouse Steps and Nine Patch variation - due to worries about running out of fabric. I'm going to try avoiding paper piecing...
09-07-2021, 01:21 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 241
Posted By Mkotch

I have Roots Magic loaded on my PC but have found...

I have Roots Magic loaded on my PC but have found it complicated and not very intuitive. I don't use it. I seem to rely on Ancestry instead. Will look into Legacy. Glad to have that...
Forum: Main
09-06-2021, 02:19 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 852
Posted By Mkotch

No. I use the walking foot to anchor pieces...

No. I use the walking foot to anchor pieces before FMQ or I use it to do cross-hatching. Lately, I've been using the walking foot exclusively for various quilting patterns. Much less stressful for...
Forum: Main
09-05-2021, 02:17 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 852
Posted By Mkotch

Thank you for posting this. I bought the same...

Thank you for posting this. I bought the same machine and struggled for a week to get it to quilt with the walking foot that came with it. No luck. I kept thinking it was me. I finally took it...
09-03-2021, 12:51 PM
Replies: 598
Views: 53,038
Posted By Mkotch

I started working on this month's blocks and see...

I started working on this month's blocks and see that I am running out of fabric. I had started with a fat quarter bundle and variety of whites. Then I bought a few more half yards of this and...
Forum: Main
08-27-2021, 03:04 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 7,198
Posted By Mkotch

I use a variety of methods, depending on the...

I use a variety of methods, depending on the piece, and I think every method has its pros and cons. I do prefer using freezer paper underneath, but sometimes traditional turned under works best. I...
Forum: Main
08-26-2021, 02:42 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 436
Posted By Mkotch

I sometimes quilt inside the applique if I want...

I sometimes quilt inside the applique if I want to emphasize something like the veins of a leaf or a "dimple" in a flower. I usually outline it first to make it puffy. If it's a larger piece, such...
08-24-2021, 02:12 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 378
Posted By Mkotch

I usually have a bunch of projects at various...

I usually have a bunch of projects at various stages going at once and have most of them in project boxes that can easily be moved around. I also have some pizza boxes for storing blocks and kitted...
Forum: Pictures
08-18-2021, 02:29 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,689
Posted By Mkotch

So pretty! Thanks for sharing. You've inspired...

So pretty! Thanks for sharing. You've inspired me!
08-17-2021, 02:27 AM
Replies: 598
Views: 53,038
Posted By Mkotch

My August blocks are finished! I am liking the...

My August blocks are finished! I am liking the array of interesting little blocks we have generated so far.
Forum: Main
08-14-2021, 03:02 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 427
Posted By Mkotch

Jerome Thomas Designs has nice patterns and kits

Jerome Thomas Designs has nice patterns and kits
08-13-2021, 02:28 AM
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Views: 53,038
Posted By Mkotch

BethA and Joe'sMom, your blocks looks super! I...

BethA and Joe'sMom, your blocks looks super! I am about to begin work on the last two blocks. These blocks are lookign very pretty together, but oh, how fiddly they are!
Forum: Main
08-13-2021, 02:20 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,149
Posted By Mkotch

I don't use solids that much, but I love blenders...

I don't use solids that much, but I love blenders and have quite a few colors of Quilters Linen (Benartex?) and Dimples in my stash.
Forum: Recipes
08-12-2021, 03:20 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,482
Posted By Mkotch

I have had good luck cooking turkey breasts in my...

I have had good luck cooking turkey breasts in my crock pot in the summer. That results in turkey in many forms for the whole week.
Forum: Main
08-12-2021, 03:17 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 958
Posted By Mkotch

I have found linen to be quite stretchy and guess...

I have found linen to be quite stretchy and guess if I were to use it again, I would starch the heck out of it before cutting.
08-11-2021, 02:36 AM
Replies: 598
Views: 53,038
Posted By Mkotch

Who said this month's blocks are "easy"?? Or...

Who said this month's blocks are "easy"?? Or maybe it's this heat wave we're having. At any rate, I had a heck of a time with the one that looks like a lifesaver, the second in the bunch. For me,...
Forum: Recipes
08-11-2021, 02:30 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,482
Posted By Mkotch

I love to cook most of the time, but when I don't...

I love to cook most of the time, but when I don't feel like it, I order Chinese or wraps carry out. Lately, we've been having hot weather (for VT), so I've been making chicken salads (with curry...
08-07-2021, 02:20 AM
Replies: 598
Views: 53,038
Posted By Mkotch

Dotty, it is so hard not to have a firm...

Dotty, it is so hard not to have a firm diagnosis. Hope things work out for you soon.
Marianne
08-04-2021, 03:00 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 339
Posted By Mkotch

I make quilts that are meant to be slept or...

I make quilts that are meant to be slept or cuddled under, so I tend to use all cotton in thread, fabric, and batting. My favorite thread is Aurifil 40 wt., and my favorite batting is Quilters Dream...
08-03-2021, 02:30 AM
Replies: 598
Views: 53,038
Posted By Mkotch

Dotty, thinking of you, and hoping all is well.

Dotty, thinking of you, and hoping all is well.
Forum: Pictures
08-01-2021, 02:34 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 7,626
Posted By Mkotch

Wow! I love all the borders and the colors...

Wow! I love all the borders and the colors and... and..!!
Forum: Main
08-01-2021, 02:31 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,023
Posted By Mkotch

Happy birthday to you! Enjoy your new space and...

Happy birthday to you! Enjoy your new space and your new machine. You are an inspiration to me. Maybe by the time I reach your age (in just 6 years), I will be brave enough to pick a new machine,...
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