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02-18-2020, 10:18 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 494
Posted By Stitchnripper

Sounds like a good gift for a cat - even if there...

Sounds like a good gift for a cat - even if there is no quilter in the family! We donít have a cat now but will keep this in mind for future.
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02-18-2020, 10:17 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 849
Posted By Stitchnripper

I have pressed all my seams open the last few...

I have pressed all my seams open the last few years. And have stitched in the ditch. If your stitch length is about 1.5 for piecing you wonít have any problems. Leah day goes into this on her...
02-16-2020, 05:56 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,257
Posted By Stitchnripper

My answer sounds strange! The strangest place I...

My answer sounds strange! The strangest place I have found anything is usually where it is supposed to be after tearing apart house, car, coat pockets etc. and giving up and going to where item...
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02-12-2020, 08:06 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 7,030
Posted By Stitchnripper

That is so interesting to me because I test drove...

That is so interesting to me because I test drove the Brother and was tempted and saw the Qínique and took pictures of both and they seemed identical except for logos. They probably come out of the...
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02-09-2020, 05:56 AM
Replies: 346
Views: 29,526
Posted By Stitchnripper

Fun thread since it was started so long ago. I...

Fun thread since it was started so long ago. I still have the Singer 327 I bought for myself in about 1965. I made my first quilt on it. I have several Costco type brothers which work great. Even...
Forum: Recipes
02-07-2020, 08:54 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,260
Posted By Stitchnripper

I donít know what I would do if I needed new pots...

I donít know what I would do if I needed new pots and pans nowadays. So many choices! I have a flat cooktop and really like it for our purposes. I am still using a T-Fal set from QVC from the early...
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02-06-2020, 08:30 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 283
Posted By Stitchnripper

you could check Walmart.com. Might be a little...

you could check Walmart.com. Might be a little less. It doesnít take up that much more space than my smaller Brothers. It is a little taller and heavier but I can still lift it if I want to move it
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02-06-2020, 05:06 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 283
Posted By Stitchnripper

I donít know your price frame but I just ordered...

I donít know your price frame but I just ordered a second Brother PQ1500 from amazon. It is a straight stitch only machine but there is a lot of space for quilting. It is a high shank. I want to...
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02-05-2020, 10:07 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,219
Posted By Stitchnripper

i have done more than 20 quilts with elmers...

i have done more than 20 quilts with elmers washable school glue straight from the bottle drizzled on. I consider it a replacement for pin basting in that it doesnít have to be all over lIke spray...
Forum: Main
02-05-2020, 04:14 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,219
Posted By Stitchnripper

me too. Drizzled on straight from the bottle

me too. Drizzled on straight from the bottle
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02-03-2020, 05:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,133
Posted By Stitchnripper

I use this too. I donít dilute or spray or paint...

I use this too. I donít dilute or spray or paint it on. I drizzle it full strength from the bottle in a grid pattern. Let it dry. Then it never has gummed up a needle or skipped a stitch. Iíve done a...
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02-03-2020, 03:32 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,237
Posted By Stitchnripper

I suggest Leah Day. She has a lot of free videos...

I suggest Leah Day. She has a lot of free videos and tutorials on her website. She goes slowly enough to understand. She recently wrote a book on perfect piecing. Leahday.com
02-02-2020, 12:12 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,207
Posted By Stitchnripper

Iím happy with my GE top loader with an agitator....

Iím happy with my GE top loader with an agitator. I can lift the lid during all but the spin cycle in case I forget something. I can hold a button and fill it. It has a speed wash I use most of the...
Forum: Recipes
01-29-2020, 10:28 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,315
Posted By Stitchnripper

My first favorite is the Macintosh from my youth...

My first favorite is the Macintosh from my youth - bit todayís Macintosh is a close second. Followed by HoneyCrisp. We have an apple orchard nearby and we can go pick and eat many different...
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01-29-2020, 05:25 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,974
Posted By Stitchnripper

I am the odd ball with no real stash to speak of....

I am the odd ball with no real stash to speak of. I do have three bins of scraps that I use and some pieces - probably leftovers. And some fat quarters I have won. But if anybody wanted some of it...
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01-27-2020, 10:38 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,474
Posted By Stitchnripper

great idea! I have made a lot of mistakes.

great idea! I have made a lot of mistakes.
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01-26-2020, 04:42 PM
Replies: 253
Views: 21,022
Posted By Stitchnripper

I buy raffle tickets but donít want to win. As...

I buy raffle tickets but donít want to win. As beautiful as a raffles quilt is I donít want anyone elseís quilt. If I won Iíd be gracious of course and then find another home for it. Iíve paid $5 and...
Forum: Main
01-20-2020, 10:30 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 11,875
Posted By Stitchnripper

hi! I saw you on the Facebook site. My first was...

hi! I saw you on the Facebook site. My first was a used nouvelle ended up with bad hook and traded in for a new one. Love it
Forum: Main
01-19-2020, 12:27 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,729
Posted By Stitchnripper

ah yes the Harbor Freight blades. I use them too...

ah yes the Harbor Freight blades. I use them too in rotation with other blades. We have discussed them over the years and many love them and many have had bad experiences. Once in a while I get a bad...
Forum: Main
01-19-2020, 08:45 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,729
Posted By Stitchnripper

Yes, that is what I meant about the common white...

Yes, that is what I meant about the common white tables. There is a dip or they bow a little with pressure. sometimes it isn't the blade or the mat, but what the surface is underneath. I found...
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01-18-2020, 07:25 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,051
Posted By Stitchnripper

I always wash a quilt before gifting it. ...

I always wash a quilt before gifting it. Otherwise, it will look different after it is washed and will surprise the recipient, thinking they did something wrong, liked it before, not after. I put...
Forum: Main
01-18-2020, 05:59 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,729
Posted By Stitchnripper

Sometimes it isnít the blade but the table your...

Sometimes it isnít the blade but the table your mat is on. I kept changing blades til it dawned on me that whenever I cut on one of those very common white tables I had issues. Our quilt shop has...
Forum: Main
01-15-2020, 02:31 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,413
Posted By Stitchnripper

i know! Annoying for sure to get them confused.

i know! Annoying for sure to get them confused.
Forum: Main
01-15-2020, 12:57 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,413
Posted By Stitchnripper

One of my machines has it. I also sew on vintage...

One of my machines has it. I also sew on vintage machines in a cabinet that have the controller in the case and there is a thing to press my knee against. So sometimes I get confused with the...
Forum: Main
01-14-2020, 07:29 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,333
Posted By Stitchnripper

it turns moldy if left long enough in the fridge....

it turns moldy if left long enough in the fridge. Not sure about the freezer
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