Go Back  Quiltingboard Forums > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

 
Search: Posts Made By: mom-6
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500
Search took 0.11 seconds.
Forum: Main
01-14-2018, 11:59 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 7,866
Posted By mom-6

As a side note on using fleece, some of it is...

As a side note on using fleece, some of it is much more stretchy than others so if what you have is stretchy then glue basting is best.
Forum: Main
01-13-2018, 10:47 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 7,866
Posted By mom-6

This has become my preferred method. Everyone who...

This has become my preferred method. Everyone who has received one has commented on how soft and cuddly they are. I do minimal quilting. The first couple I did were panels and I didn't do any...
Forum: Main
01-13-2018, 10:42 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,612
Posted By mom-6

I did a baby quilt (prequilted panel with...

I did a baby quilt (prequilted panel with scalloped edge) this way. I just tied off the quilting at the edge and hand stitched the edge together like you would the finishing of binding. I think I may...
Forum: Main
01-09-2018, 07:34 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 30,432
Posted By mom-6

This would be a lovely way to frame a panel!

This would be a lovely way to frame a panel!
Forum: Main
01-09-2018, 05:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 634
Posted By mom-6

I'm wanting there not to be a big lump at the...

I'm wanting there not to be a big lump at the join as it is also where there is a seam joining the border to the main body of the corduroy quilt. So a seam in the fleece on top of the seam in the...
Forum: Main
01-09-2018, 03:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 634
Posted By mom-6

Piecing fleece backing

When using fleece as a backing for a larger than lap size quilt, what size fabric (I going to use flannel) strip do you use to cover up the joining?
FYI the top is corduroy.
Forum: Main
01-03-2018, 11:47 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,612
Posted By mom-6

There is one starting the 15th I think on the...

There is one starting the 15th I think on the "Just Us Quilters" Facebook site.
Forum: Main
01-03-2018, 11:42 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,329
Posted By mom-6

I sat on my mom's lap at around four and helped...

I sat on my mom's lap at around four and helped guide the fabric for hemming cup towels for my grandmother. Hand stitched doll clothes out of my mom's scraps for several years after that. Made my...
Forum: Main
01-03-2018, 11:37 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 4,339
Posted By mom-6

Some of us grew up calling it material so it...

Some of us grew up calling it material so it tends to come out at unexpected moments.
Forum: Main
01-02-2018, 11:43 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 684
Posted By mom-6

When I read the title for this I immediately...

When I read the title for this I immediately thought of the fake snow in a narrow roll that looks like thin batting which I find works well for table runners, small wall hangings and such!
Forum: Main
01-02-2018, 07:53 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 517
Posted By mom-6

I don't know about anyone else but I love fleece,...

I don't know about anyone else but I love fleece, flannel, velvet and minky - all of which shed lint like crazy! So I just have to deal with it.
01-01-2018, 09:35 PM
Replies: 1,274
Views: 73,434
Posted By mom-6

I've started working on my many UFOs. Almost all...

I've started working on my many UFOs. Almost all of them are tops awaiting quilting. I got one table runner completed yesterday (counting it for this year though). Just have the back side of the...
Forum: Main
01-01-2018, 09:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 517
Posted By mom-6

Happy learning in the New Year!

So I started my new year with a learning experience.
Did you know that a bit of lint can quite effectively block the opening for your bobbin thread to exit the bobbin case? Well not only that but...
Forum: Main
07-04-2017, 01:32 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,040
Posted By mom-6

My favorite part of the process is putting the...

My favorite part of the process is putting the fabrics together to create the design. Sometimes a change of just one fabric will make it go from ho-hum to oh-wow (or oh-woe) as the case may be....
Forum: Main
02-19-2017, 07:01 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,919
Posted By mom-6

I like your idea of using the curvy "stripes" as...

I like your idea of using the curvy "stripes" as a design element. I would use them vertically to create whatever width you want (I'm thinking fairly wide) for sections between them. In my vision of...
Forum: Main
02-17-2017, 08:32 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 6,194
Posted By mom-6

I would love to go to a retreat. My crazy...

I would love to go to a retreat. My crazy schedule doesn't seem to lend itself to availability at the times retreats are offered. Any time I've found out about one it was when I already had...
Forum: Main
02-17-2017, 06:37 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 704
Posted By mom-6

Several years ago I got an adorable thread...

Several years ago I got an adorable thread cabinet from ABC Distributing. It has a cute painting of a vintage sewing machine on the front. Unfortunately it will only hold 25 regular size spoils of...
02-14-2017, 05:32 AM
Replies: 720
Views: 86,961
Posted By mom-6

Everyone's quilts are looking gorgeous! I'm...

Everyone's quilts are looking gorgeous! I'm beginning to get caught up on this train ride. Here's the first of my blocks for this final clue. I love it! Not the greatest picture
02-11-2017, 01:07 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,295
Posted By mom-6

That was sewing parts dot com. Crazy auto correct...

That was sewing parts dot com. Crazy auto correct !
02-11-2017, 12:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,295
Posted By mom-6

Update - new foot pedal ordered and received....

Update - new foot pedal ordered and received. She's purring like a kitten and sewing beautifully now.
Thanks to all for the info and I will put in a good word for the prompt delivery of my new...
02-07-2017, 11:23 AM
Replies: 720
Views: 86,961
Posted By mom-6

Beautiful! I'm way behind on this but have been...

Beautiful! I'm way behind on this but have been tackling some unfinished projects from back when. Current one is adding sashing and sewing blocks together from a swap in January of '14. Really want...
02-06-2017, 02:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,152
Posted By mom-6

I have a 500A as well. Have not yet done more...

I have a 500A as well. Have not yet done more than admire it. Lol! She is a beauty. I have some of the extras but not even sure if they all fit as they are in a box that says model 640 but as we all...
02-06-2017, 02:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,014
Posted By mom-6

The attachment set I have for my featherweight is...

The attachment set I have for my featherweight is the standard set that fits most vintage straight needle short shank machines. It includes all the ones listed in the original users manual. If you...
02-06-2017, 12:36 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,295
Posted By mom-6

I'm increasingly sure the foot pedal is the...

I'm increasingly sure the foot pedal is the problem. Yesterday it got hot and that's when it just quit. Had noticed it being warm for a couple of days. The motor did not get hot and the hand wheel...
02-06-2017, 12:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 844
Posted By mom-6

Thanks for the concern. No I haven't. I'm...

Thanks for the concern. No I haven't. I'm increasingly certain the problem is the foot pedal. It got pretty hot and then quit moving at all. The motor wasn't hot and the hand wheel still moves...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500
 


 
Forum Jump


SEO by vBSEO ©2011, Crawlability, Inc.