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10-19-2018, 10:27 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,709
Posted By tlpa

I am going through this now, and appreciate the...

I am going through this now, and appreciate the tips I see. I am selling my house and moving to a different state, to be close to family. I won't have a job and will move in with family until I get...
Forum: Main
09-26-2018, 09:21 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,796
Posted By tlpa

I agree with this. Try to make it look the same...

I agree with this. Try to make it look the same as the rest of the quilt.
Forum: Main
07-27-2018, 07:04 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 5,458
Posted By tlpa

I am enjoying this thread. I remember my mom...

I am enjoying this thread. I remember my mom sewing only when we were very small. I guess with 5 kids and working she was too busy to sew. We all got hand-me-downs. Recently however I found at a...
Forum: Pictures
07-18-2018, 09:26 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,107
Posted By tlpa

I use a vintage mini wall-paper seam roller as...

I use a vintage mini wall-paper seam roller as well. It does the job!
It looks like you are hand quilting your purple quilt. Very nice!
Forum: Main
06-25-2018, 08:36 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,107
Posted By tlpa

Maybe you could tell them what you will be...

Maybe you could tell them what you will be cutting, and if they would like to bring a different pair for the project.
I have other scissors around the house and would prefer not to use my sewing...
Forum: Main
03-14-2018, 10:14 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 4,608
Posted By tlpa

I didn't know if I would use one, so bought an...

I didn't know if I would use one, so bought an inexpensive used one. I don't use it much, but it has been a nice machine for me with a beautiful stitch so I keep it. It has come in handy over the...
Forum: Pictures
03-02-2018, 11:30 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,269
Posted By tlpa

so cute! love the minis

so cute! love the minis
03-01-2018, 11:06 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,601
Posted By tlpa

I actually thought the same thing!

I actually thought the same thing!
Forum: Pictures
03-01-2018, 10:42 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,089
Posted By tlpa

It came out really nice! I like the idea of...

It came out really nice! I like the idea of starting with a panel to practice other techniques (like thread work). Then you aren't as inhibited...like thinking you might mess up a quilt that in...
Forum: Pictures
11-20-2017, 10:49 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 7,043
Posted By tlpa

So glad you are going to quilt it....and are...

So glad you are going to quilt it....and are liking it more so quilting won't be a burden.
I really love it and find my eye moving around it looking at the (even unintentional!) placement of color. ...
10-24-2017, 06:47 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,280
Posted By tlpa

Okay, thank you. Believe it or not, both of...

Okay, thank you. Believe it or not, both of those voltages were for plugs that were NOT polarized. I was surprised to find them, and they were actually called "Lamp" plugs....so maybe lamp plugs...
10-23-2017, 05:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,280
Posted By tlpa

Replacement plug for a Singer 99?

I'm hoping someone will know the answer. I just purchased a 99 crinkle finish dated 1941. I've been enjoying this little machine...although it needs some tension adjustments. I pulled the plug out...
10-23-2017, 09:57 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,405
Posted By tlpa

Good info from the sheet users here. I started...

Good info from the sheet users here. I started using sheets years ago.... to make curtains and other things as well before anyone said you couldn't use sheets for home sewing. I got them on sale...
Forum: Main
10-12-2017, 09:44 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 18,024
Posted By tlpa

I had a Bernina 170, bought it used and had to...

I had a Bernina 170, bought it used and had to replace the motherboard when I got it....I used it around 48 hours on the new board and it went out on me again...The repair man said he couldn't get a...
Forum: Pictures
10-09-2017, 08:47 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,214
Posted By tlpa

I love both sides of this!

I love both sides of this!
09-28-2017, 09:41 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,057
Posted By tlpa

Suz...so sorry for the loss of your husband. ...

Suz...so sorry for the loss of your husband. Quilting and this forum are definitely a couple of great ways to keep busy as you work through your new normal.
Forum: Pictures
09-28-2017, 09:31 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,762
Posted By tlpa

It's beautiful!! Nicely done.

It's beautiful!! Nicely done.
Forum: Pictures
09-28-2017, 09:29 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,865
Posted By tlpa

Wow, I really love those! Such pretty fabrics.

Wow, I really love those! Such pretty fabrics.
Forum: Pictures
09-28-2017, 09:28 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,986
Posted By tlpa

I so love seeing you gals having a great time. ...

I so love seeing you gals having a great time. Brought a smile to my face. Thanks for sharing!
Forum: Pictures
09-28-2017, 09:23 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,581
Posted By tlpa

I find it very interesting to look at with almost...

I find it very interesting to look at with almost a 3d effect because of the placement of colors. Very nice!
Forum: Pictures
09-28-2017, 09:21 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,773
Posted By tlpa

So cute!! You'll have to show us your next one.

So cute!! You'll have to show us your next one.
Forum: Main
09-28-2017, 08:59 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,348
Posted By tlpa

This was my thought as well, but I've never used...

This was my thought as well, but I've never used a serger on a quilt.
Forum: Main
09-28-2017, 08:55 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,956
Posted By tlpa

This is same as me. My cottons I don't typically...

This is same as me. My cottons I don't typically pre-wash, but flannels definitely.
09-21-2017, 10:24 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,371
Posted By tlpa

I do the edges first, then pick "something" in...

I do the edges first, then pick "something" in the puzzle to concentrate on first. It might be a color, or it might be something prominent...a window, a boat etc. Something that sticks out to me.
Forum: Main
08-31-2017, 09:30 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,202
Posted By tlpa

I have also successfully purchased and sold...

I have also successfully purchased and sold machines on CL. I prefer it as there is no postage or packaging for such a heavy item, no damage due to shipping, and the machine can be seen before...
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