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01-20-2021, 02:46 PM
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Posted By origamigoldfish

I switched to the treadle machine, because the...

I switched to the treadle machine, because the modern machine was actually catching the underside of the hourglass blocks and tearing the fabric while i was sewing, and the treadle has a flat, smooth...
01-20-2021, 05:29 AM
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Posted By origamigoldfish

I am putting the center stars together now, and...

I am putting the center stars together now, and running into difficulties. Despite careful pinning, both of my machines are sliding the seams out of alignment when I am sewing, and I am having to do...
01-20-2021, 05:00 AM
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Posted By origamigoldfish

It is a small throw, just big enough to curl up...

It is a small throw, just big enough to curl up under in the recliner in the evenings. The flying geese blocks were what I used out of all the extras we had already cut and sewn, I used all my extra...
01-13-2021, 11:07 AM
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Posted By origamigoldfish

I am loving seeing everybody's quilts...keeps me...

I am loving seeing everybody's quilts...keeps me inspired to continue on my own. I am about half finished with my oblong blocks from part 6, I am hoping to finish them up today and start laying out...
01-13-2021, 11:00 AM
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Posted By origamigoldfish

Here is a quick pic of what I made with all the...

Here is a quick pic of what I made with all the frolic scraps, found it in my pictures the other day..
12-27-2020, 06:15 PM
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Posted By origamigoldfish

After doing some thinking and shopping my house a...

After doing some thinking and shopping my house a little, I actually have everything I need. It might not be match or be pretty, but it's functional. I spent a couple of hours rearranging the...
12-27-2020, 10:11 AM
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Posted By origamigoldfish

Sewing Room Upgrade

For the last couple of years I have carved a little sewing space out of my family's tiny storage room. A few weeks ago I got an upgrade...our spare bedroom furniture was donated to someone who would...
12-26-2020, 07:20 PM
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Posted By origamigoldfish

I finished clue 3 today, and cut and pieced all...

I finished clue 3 today, and cut and pieced all of clue 4. Just have to press the units and attach to clue 3, but if I try to treadle any more today my legs might fall off ...
12-26-2020, 06:33 AM
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Posted By origamigoldfish

I am still working on clue 3, but almost finished...

I am still working on clue 3, but almost finished with it. So excited to see all the bits in clue 5, makes me actually wonder about the final layout. Usually I am happy to sew along, a step at a...
12-20-2020, 09:03 AM
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Posted By origamigoldfish

I finally got my treadle up and running this...

I finally got my treadle up and running this morning, it took a lot of fiddling to set the seam allowance accurately, and am zooming away at the triangles from clue 3. Lost one of my days off last...
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12-19-2020, 06:28 AM
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Posted By origamigoldfish

I bought a mystery scrap bag exactly once, from a...

I bought a mystery scrap bag exactly once, from a well known seller, to increase my purchase enough to get free shipping. It was supposed to be brand name fabric from a collection, in usable sizes...
12-13-2020, 06:28 PM
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Posted By origamigoldfish

Thanks for all the suggestions! I am already...

Thanks for all the suggestions! I am already using a leader block, but I will try scooting it closer to my triangles to see if that helps. Unfortunately, there is no single stitch plate available...
12-13-2020, 02:08 PM
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Posted By origamigoldfish

Beautiful blocks, everyone! Trimmed down...

Beautiful blocks, everyone!

Trimmed down my hourglasses from clue 2, and cut out all of my clue 3. I am having problems putting them together...the stitch plate on my machine doesn't have a...
12-12-2020, 07:31 PM
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Posted By origamigoldfish

I finished trimming down the hourglass from step...

I finished trimming down the hourglass from step 2 before work this morning, I am hoping to start clue 3 in the morning. I think I have it figured out, but I want to sleep on it before I cut any...
12-11-2020, 03:12 AM
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Posted By origamigoldfish

My clue 2 blocks are all sewn, but need pressed...

My clue 2 blocks are all sewn, but need pressed and trimmed. I have NO free time right now...maybe next year I will just save the clues and start my mystery quilt in january when it slows down at...
12-06-2020, 05:40 PM
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Posted By origamigoldfish

Happylab, I have about a quarter yard or so of...

Happylab, I have about a quarter yard or so of yellow yardage left, and a couple of narrow short strips. I used my scraps from part 1 for part two before I cut into my yardage. I ran out of pink...
12-05-2020, 05:55 PM
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Posted By origamigoldfish

I finally finished pressing and trimming my HSTs...

I finally finished pressing and trimming my HSTs from step one today, and have cut and sewn the first seam on for step two. I broke out Bonnie's ruler for step 2, i love that one of the dog ears is...
12-02-2020, 06:03 PM
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Posted By origamigoldfish

I have most of my units done, squared up, and...

I have most of my units done, squared up, and organized. I have a few more sets to finish tomorrow, but an extra long work day. I may not get them finished until the weekend.
12-02-2020, 05:59 PM
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Posted By origamigoldfish

Beautiful finish, tallchick!

Beautiful finish, tallchick!
11-28-2020, 02:59 PM
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Views: 145,132
Posted By origamigoldfish

I decided on the 8-at-a-time method for step one,...

I decided on the 8-at-a-time method for step one, it is new to me. I am so glad I tried it, I have found it much less tedious than using Bonnie's ruler on already cut strips. I still use her ruler...
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11-26-2020, 07:32 AM
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Views: 586
Posted By origamigoldfish

Pattern Ideas

I inherited a bag of fabric that was purchased for a baby quilt that was never made. The original pattern was a finicky old-fashioned basket applique pattern with tiny pieces that has long been...
11-21-2020, 06:40 AM
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Posted By origamigoldfish

leheath, frolic was my first mystery quilt last...

leheath, frolic was my first mystery quilt last year and i loved it, but standing on this side of it I would have gone with a single fabric in each color. I used a kit of fat quarters instead, so I...
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11-17-2020, 07:00 PM
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Posted By origamigoldfish

I have finished one, one will be finished by next...

I have finished one, one will be finished by next week, and I have one more that will likely at least be pieced, if not quilted by the end of the year. My duties at work have skyrocketed this year...
11-14-2020, 06:35 AM
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Posted By origamigoldfish

I bought the kit from quilted twins, a big part...

I bought the kit from quilted twins, a big part of doing the mystery quilts for me is limiting my design choices so I can focus on technique. This time of year is extremely busy for me at work, and...
11-01-2020, 05:13 PM
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Views: 145,132
Posted By origamigoldfish

I am in! Last year was my first mystery, finally...

I am in! Last year was my first mystery, finally got the binding on it just last month. I purchased fabric from a kit last year, and ended up having to buy more of the colors to have some for sets....
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