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Today, 05:11 AM
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Posted By Iceblossom

What a glorious finish Suzslo! And truly...

What a glorious finish Suzslo! And truly finished quilting and all. Love the yellow zipping through the border. On-point even and look how it brings out the star-flowers/pattern! As I was...
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Yesterday, 08:45 PM
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Posted By Iceblossom

I would think something like Spoonflower would...

I would think something like Spoonflower would deal with this sort of thing, you might also contact local T-shirt type shops. Maybe a little harder to find someone willing to work from the actual...
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Yesterday, 10:57 AM
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Posted By Iceblossom

I understand the love/hate and avoid them...

I understand the love/hate and avoid them whenever possible but sometimes they are just the perfect project. I have friends who have done wonderful things so I am just shamelessly taking this idea...
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Yesterday, 08:35 AM
Replies: 73
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Posted By Iceblossom

My friend in Arizona also had a really bad day...

My friend in Arizona also had a really bad day after. But since she has a blood clotting disorder already, a couple days of flu she could tolerate. She did say "if this was mild, no wonder the...
Yesterday, 07:29 AM
Replies: 399
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Posted By Iceblossom

In today's chapter of The Feathered Star Turns --...

In today's chapter of The Feathered Star Turns -- turns out that yes, the quilt is mine. Mine mine mine!

But there is a cautionary tale attached, and it is the reason some of us are trying to use...
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04-17-2021, 08:42 AM
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Posted By Iceblossom

Rff1010, I'm always torn about labels on quilts....

Rff1010, I'm always torn about labels on quilts. Mostly I don't include one, but I do include basically a label sized bit of information inside the card I give with the quilt. Otherwise I put the...
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04-16-2021, 07:56 AM
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Posted By Iceblossom

I prefer to work at one at a time, but it all...

I prefer to work at one at a time, but it all depends and a lot of that is how much fabric is out/required. Once the cutting is done and I'm working from a kitted project I'm more flexible. I don't...
04-16-2021, 03:45 AM
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Posted By Iceblossom

Hey there, WMU, wish we were closer. As I say......

Hey there, WMU, wish we were closer. As I say... I have a box of civil war fabrics and I don't particularly like or use them, that's why I still have them! Many are just gorgeous though, a lot of...
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04-16-2021, 03:30 AM
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Posted By Iceblossom

Howdy all, I've been missing my virtual quilters....

Howdy all, I've been missing my virtual quilters.

I'm sort of in-between projects right now, after my break from sewing and the boards, I did recently get the Bonnie Hunter Grassy Creek mystery...
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04-15-2021, 02:28 PM
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Posted By Iceblossom

I like the idea of the cleaners! The other day a...

I like the idea of the cleaners! The other day a vintage mangle (big ironing press) came up for free on Craig's List... if I only had the space.

Sometimes all you can do is start over with a...
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04-15-2021, 02:17 PM
Replies: 25
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Posted By Iceblossom

Hate it when stuff like that happens! One of the...

Hate it when stuff like that happens! One of the toughest things to learn is when it is time to walk away instead "just this one thing more".

Or it is just amazing how a picture posted here will...
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04-15-2021, 12:43 PM
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Posted By Iceblossom

I have a friend who worked a lot of folk style...

I have a friend who worked a lot of folk style wool applique. Mostly she did wall hangings and more art work, but she did do bed sized projects as well. Typically she preferred to have something...
04-15-2021, 08:52 AM
Replies: 399
Views: 46,204
Posted By Iceblossom

Thank you polyparrot! The coming together flat...

Thank you polyparrot! The coming together flat is all due to the original quilter. She did very good work, but probably did not take the seminar/classes that were offered. I consider paper piecing...
04-15-2021, 03:38 AM
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Posted By Iceblossom

It's a pretty thing and I'm growing attached, but...

It's a pretty thing and I'm growing attached, but have the Judy Niemeyer top ready to be be tossed back.

Picture one is completed top. It all looked so good and perfect in the sections, but I...
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04-14-2021, 01:18 PM
Replies: 23
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Posted By Iceblossom

It depends on the audience you wish to serve and...

It depends on the audience you wish to serve and the needs of your area. Many organizations need them, from cancer patients to the known names and organizations.

I can tell you last year many...
04-14-2021, 08:12 AM
Replies: 399
Views: 46,204
Posted By Iceblossom

I generally find there are reasons for UFOs,...

I generally find there are reasons for UFOs, sometimes it is outside circumstances but quite often there are workmanship or other errors.

In the Feathered Star, the maker did pretty good work! ...
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04-14-2021, 08:01 AM
Replies: 28
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Posted By Iceblossom

Aashley -- that's the type I wanted! They only...

Aashley -- that's the type I wanted! They only had small like those for the bobbins. I think the large ones can be twisted on to the less-than-half cones better than the regular elastics, which are...
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04-14-2021, 02:30 AM
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Posted By Iceblossom

There are a wide variety of textures/finishes in...

There are a wide variety of textures/finishes in vintage fabrics. Not all 30s prints were indeed feedsacks, most weren't, it's more of just the fact that they were a particular weight of cotton.
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04-13-2021, 12:08 PM
Replies: 399
Views: 46,204
Posted By Iceblossom

Probably better in the UFO section, but I haven't...

Probably better in the UFO section, but I haven't joined that!

Today at Tuesday group one of the ladies has started helping a friend clear out the friend's mom's sewing stuff. From that I was...
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04-13-2021, 08:54 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,616
Posted By Iceblossom

Oh my goodness! DebJMills, by looking at the...

Oh my goodness! DebJMills, by looking at the sealed cones I was able to see what I couldn't see/feel on the opened ones. I have vision issues and the base is rough enough that various things caught...
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04-13-2021, 07:36 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,157
Posted By Iceblossom

Bunkbeds are one issue. Quilts for family members...

Bunkbeds are one issue. Quilts for family members is another. I'm coming to terms with my small-footprint son and family just don't need and probably don't really want many more quilts from me right...
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04-13-2021, 07:12 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,616
Posted By Iceblossom

I thought about blue tape -- I already keep a...

I thought about blue tape -- I already keep a roll of it in my sewing kit. My preference though would be to stick it on the inside of the cone and then I think you still have the possibility of the...
04-13-2021, 05:57 AM
Replies: 399
Views: 46,204
Posted By Iceblossom

Thanks, Jmoore and way to go CKcowl. This...

Thanks, Jmoore and way to go CKcowl.

This year I'm going to be working in bright! The yellow in the currently named Debbie Bleeds Blue certainly fits that... although I'll be ordering more...
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04-13-2021, 05:06 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,616
Posted By Iceblossom

Oooo... already a great idea! In the new...

Oooo... already a great idea! In the new products stuff at my local goodwill are a number of Bamboo silverware trays... Basically just an open box with equal divisions. I think the divisions would...
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04-13-2021, 04:59 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,616
Posted By Iceblossom

Cones of Threads

I've never had the wonderful opportunity to deal with having a lot of cones of threads before. Spools I have a system. I'm looking for tips better than sticking them in a drawer -- which is their...
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