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07-06-2018, 02:12 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,691
Posted By Weezy Rider

see if someone can make you a version of the...

see if someone can make you a version of the Quilter's Slidelock or buy one. Your arm would be well away from the fabric. Or see if a quilting friend with an accuquilt or sizzix would cut some...
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07-04-2018, 06:16 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,544
Posted By Weezy Rider

I bought Juki's ruler foot. It didn't come with...

I bought Juki's ruler foot. It didn't come with any warnings about any specific rulers. Most rulers are 1/4" thick so you need a foot that will stay steady with that thickness. If you are buying new...
Forum: Main
07-01-2018, 05:51 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,386
Posted By Weezy Rider

You can try Martha Pullen. Here's one of...

You can try Martha Pullen.

Here's one of hers:
http://wwwcdn.marthapullen.com/wp-content/uploads/Heirloom-Baby.pdf

She's been doing embroidery and heirloom since sewing machines first got the...
Forum: Main
06-28-2018, 04:57 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 584
Posted By Weezy Rider

Don't forget most denim is Twill weave, ...

Don't forget most denim is Twill weave,
http://textilefashionstudy.com/what-is-twill-weave-properties-of-twill-weave/

Any woven in stretch will be on the bias.
Forum: Main
06-23-2018, 12:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,116
Posted By Weezy Rider

I've got a different one, but I use it to rip off...

I've got a different one, but I use it to rip off sashing and binding. I'd love to find one that would clean up the thread scraps, too.
Forum: Main
05-01-2018, 05:34 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 5,296
Posted By Weezy Rider

https://www.manualslib.com/manual/22132/Brother-Pq...

https://www.manualslib.com/manual/22132/Brother-Pq1500s.html

We had to. I had mine serviced by a Brother dealer who didn't sell them. The tech was totally unaware of the fact that the machine had...
Forum: Main
04-13-2018, 05:33 AM
Replies: 129
Views: 9,178
Posted By Weezy Rider

Apparently the quilt police have never heard the...

Apparently the quilt police have never heard the old saying that the devil gets into a perfect quilt. You are just saving the world.

Saying has been around forever
...
Forum: Main
04-12-2018, 05:00 AM
Replies: 129
Views: 9,178
Posted By Weezy Rider

Mind your own (expletive deleted) business. I...

Mind your own (expletive deleted) business. I didn't ask your opinion nor do I want it. I see no reason to be polite to these people. They are the same idiots who tried to cram their ways down your...
Forum: Main
03-12-2018, 06:15 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 990
Posted By Weezy Rider

If it's Juki's foot, Allbrands also has it. I got...

If it's Juki's foot, Allbrands also has it. I got it from them.
You can also get a Clarity or the just the foot from Westalee. Both are available online.

I don't have the patience to watch...
Forum: Main
03-04-2018, 01:58 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,783
Posted By Weezy Rider

I use plastic boxes made for serger thread. We...

I use plastic boxes made for serger thread. We live in a super dry climate and thread gets dusty. On the machine, I use a Deelybob. I have cone stands, but there just isn't enough room on the Sewezi...
Forum: Main
02-15-2018, 06:09 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,865
Posted By Weezy Rider

Sew as slowly as you can. Mark the circle and use...

Sew as slowly as you can. Mark the circle and use needle down to adjust frequently. Also, an open toe walking foot helps.

https://www.seasonedhomemaker.com/spiral-quilting-walking-foot/...
Forum: Main
12-31-2017, 07:37 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,399
Posted By Weezy Rider

If it's just quilting, a holder or hoop such as...

If it's just quilting, a holder or hoop such as Martelli has with handles could help with that. There are feet for most machines that will guide for piecing.

Even studying such a hoop might give...
Forum: Main
12-09-2017, 07:20 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,833
Posted By Weezy Rider

You aren't the only one who doesn't understand...

You aren't the only one who doesn't understand it. I don't either. I gave away the first copy of the book I had, then a couple of years later bought another. It's still as clear as mud. I've found...
Forum: Main
11-14-2017, 05:44 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,163
Posted By Weezy Rider

Drafting tape looks like masking tape but it...

Drafting tape looks like masking tape but it doesn't leave residue. Stationery stores might have this if you are not close enough to a store that sells painters' tape.
...
Forum: Main
10-30-2017, 06:17 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,011
Posted By Weezy Rider

Old info from a Pfaff 1471 help group. Stick...

Old info from a Pfaff 1471 help group.

Stick a thumbtack through a tape like carpenters' or drafting and tape the thumbtack down with pointed end up.

Used for stitching fancy stitches in...
Forum: Main
10-21-2017, 05:00 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,196
Posted By Weezy Rider

In the 1475 - look for a centered half scallop...

In the 1475 - look for a centered half scallop with a heart attached. Using either B00L00 or the embroidery entry module, cut off the heart, save stitch. Then back to back with stitch in reverse. You...
Forum: Main
10-20-2017, 01:57 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,196
Posted By Weezy Rider

Since you have those Pfaffs - program your own. I...

Since you have those Pfaffs - program your own. I cut one stitch apart and put both halves together for a serpentine, and you can also program in a blanket stitch.

I programmed in a serpentine on...
Forum: Main
10-18-2017, 12:58 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,801
Posted By Weezy Rider

Like MadQuilter, I was thinking power cord. I...

Like MadQuilter, I was thinking power cord. I buggered mine and only lights would work. The other half is an EE and he fixed it. You might just have enough bare wire showing to cause intermittent. I...
Forum: Main
10-06-2017, 05:22 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 13,048
Posted By Weezy Rider

I never got used to keeping the Oliso horizontal...

I never got used to keeping the Oliso horizontal on the board. Always set it on end until I remembered.
Forum: Main
10-05-2017, 01:44 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 13,048
Posted By Weezy Rider

I have and with pretty much the same result. The...

I have and with pretty much the same result. The dial that selected the heat was off. It wouldn't go all the way to high which made me wonder how much else could be off.

The customer rep was...
Forum: Main
10-02-2017, 06:12 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,512
Posted By Weezy Rider

Used to be done by stepper motor. The Viking 1+...

Used to be done by stepper motor. The Viking 1+ could do some sideways stitches and you could hear and see the motor going. 1+ had some large designs on cards. Same with the older Pfaffs, you could...
Forum: Main
10-01-2017, 05:20 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,512
Posted By Weezy Rider

Pfaff has had directional stitches for years. You...

Pfaff has had directional stitches for years. You could design with other stitches, including fancy and directional stitching. Now even that is probably automatic. My 1475 had directional stitching -...
Forum: Main
09-17-2017, 04:03 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,077
Posted By Weezy Rider

A Big Kick also works with the dies. I had...

A Big Kick also works with the dies.

I had a Big Kick, and asked Sizzix. They said machines were the same. Big Kick is the original.
Forum: Main
09-08-2017, 06:01 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,024
Posted By Weezy Rider

SewEzi makes inserts for sergers. I have mine on...

SewEzi makes inserts for sergers. I have mine on a regular table with no cutouts. My serger does have jet air threading although I usually tie on. But I can't see doing that recessed. SewEzi also...
Forum: Main
09-07-2017, 05:25 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 5,703
Posted By Weezy Rider

I have 2 Sew Ezis. I prefer them over the Gidget...

I have 2 Sew Ezis. I prefer them over the Gidget as the ends where the machine sits are open. After almost killing the foot pedal for a Juki 2010 in a regular cabinet, it's nice to know I can't do...
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