Go Back  Quiltingboard Forums > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

 
Search: Posts Made By: Macybaby
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500
Search took 0.14 seconds.
Forum: Main
12-02-2021, 04:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 328
Posted By Macybaby

I don't think it would be that hard, just add...

I don't think it would be that hard, just add another round or two of the petals. Since they form an arc, it does not look like it would be that hard to draft up.
11-26-2021, 06:18 AM
Replies: 1,139
Views: 236,418
Posted By Macybaby

Hope everyone had a great day yesterday. I've...

Hope everyone had a great day yesterday. I've got enough leftovers I won't need to cook for the rest of the weekend, which mens more time for sewing!
Forum: Main
11-25-2021, 03:40 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,165
Posted By Macybaby

logcabin - those are really pretty colors! ...

logcabin - those are really pretty colors!

Today I got two lap size Christmas quilts quilted up. Have one more to go, still trying to decide if I want to machine embroider snowflakes on it or...
Forum: Main
11-25-2021, 03:36 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,148
Posted By Macybaby

I might be a strange one, but I can never get...

I might be a strange one, but I can never get the method of sewing a square over the corner to work out. I have to cut the diagonal and sew a piece on and then trim to size. I use my easy angle...
11-22-2021, 05:42 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 596
Posted By Macybaby

My cat loves those too - along with the rings...

My cat loves those too - along with the rings that come off when you open the plastic gallon milk/water jugs.

Amazing how many of them are found when you move the refrigerator to clean under...
Forum: Main
11-22-2021, 05:33 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,622
Posted By Macybaby

I'm another that saves my "left on bobbin" thread...

I'm another that saves my "left on bobbin" thread for piecing. My LA does not have a sensor, so it's usually only the very last bobbin I need to deal with. Since these are large bobbins, I...
Forum: Main
11-17-2021, 07:52 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,944
Posted By Macybaby

mildew would normally not just be in one spot -...

mildew would normally not just be in one spot - meaning you should also see some where it was touching the next layer on the roll. If you don't find any evidence of that, I'd figure it is more...
Forum: Main
11-17-2021, 07:42 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,076
Posted By Macybaby

I have a few times, but really hate having to...

I have a few times, but really hate having to snip all the joins when I want to spin seams.
The challenge is to have your pieces laid out in a way that this will work. I've used it successfully...
11-16-2021, 04:03 PM
Replies: 1,139
Views: 236,418
Posted By Macybaby

Received 3 sets of candies from Irishmom today!

Received 3 sets of candies from Irishmom today!
11-16-2021, 01:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 539
Posted By Macybaby

looks fun! I've not had time to play with my...

looks fun! I've not had time to play with my embroidery machine since I had to move stuff around to start working on the studio kitchen. I've got it all set up and ready to sew, but have been...
Forum: Main
11-16-2021, 01:06 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,212
Posted By Macybaby

Oh, I misunderstood the problem. I thought you...

Oh, I misunderstood the problem. I thought you were having trouble arranging the blocks after they were sewing together.

I do think the pressing lines make it a bit confusing. I'd do as you...
Forum: Main
11-16-2021, 01:02 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,041
Posted By Macybaby

I like the way you have the dark orange base, ...

I like the way you have the dark orange base, moving to lighter. However I think going even more towards yellow at the top right (head of peacock) would make it stand out more. I'd swap out...
11-16-2021, 05:55 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,060
Posted By Macybaby

Very nice! I have planned on making outfits, ...

Very nice! I have planned on making outfits, but on a much smaller scale. I bought an Iplehouse doll that is close to being the correct proportions, and plan on making the dresses for her. The...
11-16-2021, 05:34 AM
Replies: 221
Views: 27,710
Posted By Macybaby

I'm looking forward to starting this mystery. ...

I'm looking forward to starting this mystery. Since I know I've got a lot of the colors in my stash, I'm not going to pull anything ahead of time, and just pull and sew for each clue. I've got...
11-16-2021, 05:29 AM
Replies: 1,139
Views: 236,418
Posted By Macybaby

Got three christmas candy sets from Ibex94...

Got three christmas candy sets from Ibex94 yesterday. Yea!

My mother had planned on making quilts for her childern/grandchildern, and after she passed I found a notebook where she had written...
11-15-2021, 08:42 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 596
Posted By Macybaby

My DH made several with denim. They've gotten...

My DH made several with denim. They've gotten pretty worn, but so far none have been ripped open. We didn't put any catnip in them though.
11-15-2021, 08:39 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 775
Posted By Macybaby

I have LED track lights bought at Menards -...

I have LED track lights bought at Menards - regular light with LED bulbs.

However DH has several really neat longer shop lights that are LED - also bought at home improvement stores (Menards, ...
11-15-2021, 08:16 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 187
Posted By Macybaby

Looks like your machine has the provision for...

Looks like your machine has the provision for threading two threads at the same time. If you only use one thread, then use either the back disk set and the back loop on the spring, or the front...
Forum: Main
11-14-2021, 02:59 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,212
Posted By Macybaby

Fell in love with the brown option so bought the...

Fell in love with the brown option so bought the pattern. I'd suggest laying out the blocks based on your choice, and then sew them together however you prefer. He has directions for sewing in...
Forum: Main
11-14-2021, 02:46 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,212
Posted By Macybaby

in looking at the pictures, this looks like there...

in looking at the pictures, this looks like there are 5-6 options for assembling the blocks. That could make it very confusing, and you might have to simply match up based on the picture.

It does...
11-13-2021, 04:01 PM
Replies: 1,139
Views: 236,418
Posted By Macybaby

Received a package from NZquilter today- thanks...

Received a package from NZquilter today- thanks much.
Forum: Main
11-09-2021, 01:54 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,773
Posted By Macybaby

I enjoy making them, though I prefer Jacqueline...

I enjoy making them, though I prefer Jacqueline de Jonge patterns. Both require paper piecing and dealing with curves and such.

I have found several Judy N. designs that are for table...
Forum: Main
11-09-2021, 10:04 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 12,521
Posted By Macybaby

I got tired of steaming my fingers when dealing...

I got tired of steaming my fingers when dealing with really small pieces. So I no longer add water. I have spritz bottle if I need it, but for the most part I don't miss it. Now, when I was...
Forum: Main
11-09-2021, 10:01 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,403
Posted By Macybaby

I just ran mine through the table saw. I bought...

I just ran mine through the table saw. I bought two to line my LA table. Set the fence at 18" and ran them through to have four pieces 36*18.
Forum: Main
11-06-2021, 07:52 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,475
Posted By Macybaby

If you want to keep the same number of squares...

If you want to keep the same number of squares that make up the block, the large white is equal to a 5x5 unit. Now, you can make the block so that the dresden overlaps the seams and takes up more...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500
 


 
Forum Jump

FREE Quilting Newsletter