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Today, 07:02 PM
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Posted By NZquilter

I misunderstood your original post, Synnove. I...

I misunderstood your original post, Synnove. I thought you were referring to stitch length and consistency which only practice can really achieve, not tension. Yes, a perfect tension theoretically...
Today, 10:57 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 732
Posted By NZquilter

This is the only way I pay our bills too. I kind...

This is the only way I pay our bills too. I kind of figure, everything costs nowadays and I'm not going to stop mailing out checks for bills or mailing packages to friends or joining in the quilt...
Forum: Main
Yesterday, 06:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 421
Posted By NZquilter

I don't think a long arm magically makes quilting...

I don't think a long arm magically makes quilting stitches perfect. I don't own a long arm, but I know there are simple long arms that are only manually operated, with no stitch regulator, and than...
Yesterday, 06:24 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 5,211
Posted By NZquilter

The usps tracking number says that my package...

The usps tracking number says that my package arrived at my swap partner address yesterday.
11-18-2020, 04:09 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 386
Posted By NZquilter

Christmas Cheer Block Challenge

The National Quilters Circle is doing a quilt block challenge, called Christmas Cheer. Maybe someone would be interested in joining in?...
11-17-2020, 12:38 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 5,211
Posted By NZquilter

I mailed my package out this morning. It's going...

I mailed my package out this morning. It's going northwest of me. :)
11-11-2020, 08:43 AM
Replies: 163
Views: 28,955
Posted By NZquilter

I'm just lurking here, no time to join in this...

I'm just lurking here, no time to join in this year. But I agree with you about the grays. If I was going to make this mystery, I would change the grays to light blues, as in a fall sky. It makes...
11-06-2020, 05:37 AM
Replies: 896
Views: 44,757
Posted By NZquilter

Wow, this year has flown by too fast!!! ...

Wow, this year has flown by too fast!!!

Janice, I'm sorry about your shoulder surgery. Please just focus on healing and resting up.

I can't believe I'm almost in my third trimester with this...
Forum: Main
11-05-2020, 05:54 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 6,222
Posted By NZquilter

Thanks for hosting! I'll be making Christmas...

Thanks for hosting! I'll be making Christmas ornaments this weekend, including one (or two!) for the Christmas Ornament swap. So I probably won't share pictures, so it will be a surprise for the...
11-04-2020, 09:05 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 388
Posted By NZquilter

I have a World Rotary treadle waiting (still!) to...

I have a World Rotary treadle waiting (still!) to be fixed up. The White company made them. The person who gave it to me said it was made around 1912, but I don't know.


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Forum: Main
11-02-2020, 05:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,020
Posted By NZquilter

I too love stencils for FMQ. They make quilting...

I too love stencils for FMQ. They make quilting so much easier! The Stencil Company is my favorite place to buy them. They have hundreds! https://www.quiltingstencils.com
10-31-2020, 09:53 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 5,211
Posted By NZquilter

Yay! Got my swap partner's name! Now for the fun...

Yay! Got my swap partner's name! Now for the fun to begin!
Forum: Pictures
10-27-2020, 11:08 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,228
Posted By NZquilter

So pretty! I love the fabrics you choose.

So pretty! I love the fabrics you choose.
10-25-2020, 03:12 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 845
Posted By NZquilter

Congrats! That is a pretty one! I love my 15-91.

Congrats! That is a pretty one! I love my 15-91.
10-25-2020, 03:01 PM
Replies: 896
Views: 44,757
Posted By NZquilter

Thank you! I used the DWR pattern from the book...

Thank you! I used the DWR pattern from the book "Encyclopedia of Classic Quilt Patterns" by Oxmoor House. Their pattern used solid rings, so I just divided their arch pieces to use 2.5" charms. I...
10-24-2020, 07:18 AM
Replies: 896
Views: 44,757
Posted By NZquilter

Sorry about your mom, Barbara! I tried the...

Sorry about your mom, Barbara!

I tried the Double Wedding Ring with the 2.5" charms. I paper pieced the rings. I have never made a DWR block before , but it's always been on my bucket list. I...
10-23-2020, 02:41 PM
Replies: 896
Views: 44,757
Posted By NZquilter

Happy Birthday, Barbara! I hope you are enjoying...

Happy Birthday, Barbara! I hope you are enjoying you special day!
Forum: Pictures
10-22-2020, 11:22 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,578
Posted By NZquilter

That is so pretty!

That is so pretty!
10-22-2020, 05:16 PM
Replies: 896
Views: 44,757
Posted By NZquilter

Has anyone ever made a Double Wedding Ring quilt...

Has anyone ever made a Double Wedding Ring quilt using 2.5" charms for the rings? I think that would be such a fun quilt!
Forum: Main
10-20-2020, 02:34 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,910
Posted By NZquilter

I don't have the time or desire to do commission...

I don't have the time or desire to do commission work. Heavens, I barely have time to sew for myself.
Forum: Pictures
10-20-2020, 02:28 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,781
Posted By NZquilter

That is the cutest quilt ever, Susie! Reminds me...

That is the cutest quilt ever, Susie! Reminds me of spring rains. Your granddaughter will love it forever!
Forum: Main
10-20-2020, 03:56 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,670
Posted By NZquilter

I just bought the starter Westlee ruler set for...

I just bought the starter Westlee ruler set for DMS this past spring. I've used them on two quilts so far and love them! I don't have much experience yet, but for a beginner, I thought I did pretty...
10-15-2020, 10:55 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 5,211
Posted By NZquilter

I too love Pinterest for ideas. Etsy also has...

I too love Pinterest for ideas. Etsy also has many downloadable Christmas ornament patterns that you can buy for a reasonable price.
10-14-2020, 06:07 PM
Replies: 896
Views: 44,757
Posted By NZquilter

I hope you have had a lovely birthday, Lu Anne!!!...

I hope you have had a lovely birthday, Lu Anne!!!

I extend my biggest apologies to the October birthday girls; I mailed my birthday envelopes out yesterday. I really hope they all arrive quickly!...
Forum: Main
10-10-2020, 04:36 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 5,047
Posted By NZquilter

I would keep my vintage Pfaff 130. I use it...

I would keep my vintage Pfaff 130. I use it mainly for applique because of its ability to do zigzag for applique, but lately I've been also using it for some piecing and for my FMQ and ruler quilting...
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