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02-16-2020, 07:26 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 707
Posted By cindi

I was told by my dealer not to wash the leaders....

I was told by my dealer not to wash the leaders. They will shrink. However, Kimmyquilts has an awesome tutorial on how to straighten out-of-kilter leaders here:...
Forum: Main
02-14-2020, 03:43 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,066
Posted By cindi

I didn’t read the entire thing (the bold print...

I didn’t read the entire thing (the bold print throughout was too much for my eyes), but got the gist of the conversation from the title. No, I’m not worried at all. Pretty sure the Chinese and...
02-08-2020, 02:59 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 905
Posted By cindi

Holy cow!!!!!!!! Won’t ever do THAT again!!!

Holy cow!!!!!!!! Won’t ever do THAT again!!!
Forum: Main
02-07-2020, 10:29 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 837
Posted By cindi

Give Mistyfuse a try. It does not change the hand...

Give Mistyfuse a try. It does not change the hand of the fabric. You canít even tell itís there.
Forum: Main
01-31-2020, 02:23 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,204
Posted By cindi

At one time I considered getting into the...

At one time I considered getting into the business with my LA to “help pay for my stash“. Then I asked myself one question: Will turning this hobby that relaxes me into a job stress me out and make...
Forum: Main
01-19-2020, 06:54 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,055
Posted By cindi

I like to use soap slivers on dark fabrics. On...

I like to use soap slivers on dark fabrics. On lights I use a SewFine pencil in yellow or green.
Forum: Main
01-17-2020, 02:00 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 513
Posted By cindi

It will peel off. I usually use a straight pin to...

It will peel off. I usually use a straight pin to try to get under one corner or scratch a small line into the paper at a corner without scratching the acrylic to peel it off.
Forum: Main
01-05-2020, 03:48 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,062
Posted By cindi

No, do not use these bobbins. Have them returned...

No, do not use these bobbins. Have them returned - at no cost to you
01-03-2020, 01:11 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,660
Posted By cindi

Watched it, didn’t like it. While they showed...

Watched it, didn’t like it. While they showed some traditional quilts at the Lincoln Quilt Center, the stories were about art quilts and social statement quilters. Was really disappointed in this one.
Forum: Main
01-02-2020, 04:07 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,061
Posted By cindi

I downloaded a free one on my iPad called...

I downloaded a free one on my iPad called Quiltful. You can load your project, add pictures and check off your completed task on each quilt. Have only done one quilt so far, but it looks pretty nice...
12-31-2019, 02:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 285
Posted By cindi

Amen to that. I never even read the general...

Amen to that. I never even read the general section anymore because of all the games.
Forum: Main
12-05-2019, 01:54 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,823
Posted By cindi

I use a clean plastic Parmesan cheese shaker for...

I use a clean plastic Parmesan cheese shaker for my old pins and needles. I’ve had the same one for about 5 years and it’s still only about half full. Put the pins in the shaker holes, the blades in...
Forum: Main
12-04-2019, 02:19 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,036
Posted By cindi

Keeps my seams from coming apart. I swear by...

Keeps my seams from coming apart. I swear by them. Iíve had quilt tops that Iíve drug around to several stores looking for border fabric, backing, etc, and no matter how much I abuse them on those...
12-03-2019, 02:27 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,463
Posted By cindi

You’re going to have so much fun! Peggi (Peckish...

You’re going to have so much fun! Peggi (Peckish on this board) and I were lucky enough to attend a class with him in Houston a couple years ago. It was fantastic! He was a lovely teacher and quite...
Forum: Main
11-20-2019, 06:15 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,465
Posted By cindi

What about a stuffed bear from yellow rose...

What about a stuffed bear from yellow rose fabric? Easily “squished” into a suitcase, and something to hold close whenever she needs you or her husband near.
Forum: Main
10-27-2019, 12:13 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,096
Posted By cindi

As a fellow Innovian, congratulations and you’re...

As a fellow Innovian, congratulations and you’re gonna LOVE it! Hope you’re already on the Innova Longarm FB page. So much to learn there and Renae is also a member! Can’t wait to see what you create...
Forum: Main
10-27-2019, 10:51 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,284
Posted By cindi

If I’m even a little irritated by a mistake I...

If I’m even a little irritated by a mistake I walk away. Just walk away. I find something else to do, something not in my sewing room.....
Forum: Main
10-19-2019, 03:50 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,241
Posted By cindi

If you look in Amazon’s Lightning Deals section...

If you look in Amazon’s Lightning Deals section they always have them extremely inexpensive. I got a big A4-sized one last year for about $12. Love it.
Forum: Main
10-17-2019, 03:01 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,726
Posted By cindi

I absolutely refuse to use Frixion pens. The...

I absolutely refuse to use Frixion pens. The manufacturer has said over and over that they’re not made for fabric. I’m not ruining my hard word!
Forum: Main
10-14-2019, 08:36 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,726
Posted By cindi

I save and shave down soap bars when they get too...

I save and shave down soap bars when they get too small to use in the shower. Or I use those little bars of soap from hotels.
Forum: Main
09-29-2019, 01:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,123
Posted By cindi

I rarely cut out the background unless it will...

I rarely cut out the background unless it will show through the applique. I feel not cutting it out gives the applique a little more “poof”.
Forum: Main
09-27-2019, 01:57 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,351
Posted By cindi

When I bought my mid-arm, I named it Shirley,...

When I bought my mid-arm, I named it Shirley, after my mom, who taught me how to sew. The frame is Laverne. When I upgraded to a longarm, I renamed it Laverne & Shirley-turbocharged! My cousin even...
Forum: Main
09-24-2019, 03:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 932
Posted By cindi

Give this site a look-see. Maybe it will help. I...

Give this site a look-see. Maybe it will help. I know it’s not fabric, per se, but you can search quilts by style, collection, time period, pattern or state. Maybe you’ll see comparable fabric in...
Forum: Main
09-20-2019, 02:22 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,780
Posted By cindi

Do it all the time.

Do it all the time.
09-14-2019, 02:02 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,073
Posted By cindi

Watched this the other day. Brilliant. Love the...

Watched this the other day. Brilliant. Love the visuals, really explains tension!
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