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Forum: Main
09-23-2022, 11:04 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,609
Posted By quiltsfor

Husband and his friend were planning a fishing...

Husband and his friend were planning a fishing day. And I was planning a quilting day. The night before, I was helping husband with getting the boat ready and was putting the extra poles in the...
Forum: Main
09-20-2022, 05:23 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,609
Posted By quiltsfor

erased....

erased....
Forum: Main
09-19-2022, 05:02 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 415
Posted By quiltsfor

Fabric Comparison

I've started using up some of my 'whites' from my stash. But I have a question. One of my whites is Moda Muslin Warm White. I'm wondering if the fabric - it being Muslin -- is a weave that should be...
Forum: Main
09-19-2022, 10:59 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,059
Posted By quiltsfor

I use Machingers. I like the feel of them and...

I use Machingers. I like the feel of them and they fit the best. I get the extra small. I like them to hug my hands. I use them all the time.
09-18-2022, 03:11 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 846
Posted By quiltsfor

If the mold/mildew got into wood, it will keep...

If the mold/mildew got into wood, it will keep coming back, as the mold will grow 'fingers' through the wood pores and you won't be able to kill it. Yes, you can wipe down the surface but it will...
Forum: Main
09-18-2022, 02:40 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,676
Posted By quiltsfor

I have the BabyLock Accomplish. It's a high speed...

I have the BabyLock Accomplish. It's a high speed straight stitch with a large throat, thread cutter, needle up or down on stop, etc. I do Piecing, FMQ, and Ruler Quilting on it. I like it a lot.
Forum: Main
09-16-2022, 05:59 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,953
Posted By quiltsfor

I went to a show once where there were several...

I went to a show once where there were several 'art' quilts (there was a square one, a round one, an oval one and several others that I wasn't quite sure of what shape they would be called) and none...
Forum: Main
09-14-2022, 04:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 840
Posted By quiltsfor

I've made several of Cozy Quilt patterns. I...

I've made several of Cozy Quilt patterns. I really like making them. I use the actual strip tube ruler and have never had a problem with the patterns. I haven't made the 9 Sisters pattern, but I have...
Forum: Main
09-12-2022, 10:28 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 843
Posted By quiltsfor

I watched the video you found. I wouldn't use it...

I watched the video you found. I wouldn't use it for just single or double fabric. You would always be getting it sliding under the ruler as the ruler doesn't fit completely flat because of the plate...
Forum: Main
09-11-2022, 05:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 843
Posted By quiltsfor

A new idea for thick layered seams

I needed to do an accurate 3/8" seam in a Quilt As You Go quilt that I am assembling.

I put a line of painters tape on my sewing machine bed to mark a 3/8" line and then added a second strip on...
09-09-2022, 10:36 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,302
Posted By quiltsfor

Another thing that helped declutter the attic...

Another thing that helped declutter the attic storage, is that we told the three kids (all adults with half grown kids of their own) that they needed to get all of their childhood belongings and...
09-09-2022, 10:23 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,302
Posted By quiltsfor

We did this when we were packing up to move. We...

We did this when we were packing up to move. We got rid of a lot of items that we hadn't used in years. We called a privately owned company and for a small fee, they will take everything you don't...
Forum: Pictures
09-09-2022, 09:36 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,156
Posted By quiltsfor

I love doing Brazilian Embroidery. I love the...

I love doing Brazilian Embroidery. I love the dimensional look to it. I have worked from kits, and I also have pattern books for it. You use a lot of different needles and weights of thread/floss, so...
Forum: Main
09-03-2022, 04:34 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,275
Posted By quiltsfor

I go as far as my computer keyboard. I find...

I go as far as my computer keyboard. I find better prices, better sales and so far have had no issues with any of the fabric I've order from different sites. Saves a lot of time to be able to grab a...
Forum: Main
09-03-2022, 04:22 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,323
Posted By quiltsfor

Tell me about it.... I decided to work from...

Tell me about it....

I decided to work from my stash, then realized didn't have enough of the fabric that I needed. And, can no longer get the matching fabric. So, since this quilt if for someone...
09-02-2022, 04:56 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,977
Posted By quiltsfor

My orders from the Missouri Star Quilt Company go...

My orders from the Missouri Star Quilt Company go out fast and get to me fast and I'm multiple states away from them. I've always received my orders promptly and they have always been packaged...
09-01-2022, 03:16 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,064
Posted By quiltsfor

We use Simple Green, works wonders.

We use Simple Green, works wonders.
Forum: Main
09-01-2022, 03:12 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,970
Posted By quiltsfor

I never worry about straightening with the cross...

I never worry about straightening with the cross grain. I just straighten my quilting fabric by squaring it off on the end that I am cutting - in other words if the raw edges are not matching or off...
08-31-2022, 10:52 AM
Replies: 295
Views: 52,789
Posted By quiltsfor

Red face I hit it too... I feel good and disappointed at...

I hit it too... I feel good and disappointed at the same time.... :p
looks both ways and whispers... I refuse to say how many yards.....
Forum: Main
08-31-2022, 05:05 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,953
Posted By quiltsfor

If you don't want to go to the expense of buying...

If you don't want to go to the expense of buying new rulers, you can put a ruler grip on the back help keep it from slipping on the fabric. Here are a couple for example: Omnigrid invisible grip...
Forum: Main
08-29-2022, 11:57 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,128
Posted By quiltsfor

I have stopped using my quarter inch foot. It...

I have stopped using my quarter inch foot. It was hard to keep it on a 1/4" because of the shape of the foot as it wanted to constantly pull the fabric to the right (foot is wider beyond the 1/4...
Forum: Main
08-28-2022, 05:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,055
Posted By quiltsfor

That's pretty handy. Only thing is I buy my...

That's pretty handy. Only thing is I buy my fusible by the bolt, so it won't work for me.
08-28-2022, 01:40 AM
Replies: 295
Views: 52,789
Posted By quiltsfor

Oops. Fell off the wagon. Two requested quilts...

Oops. Fell off the wagon. Two requested quilts plus pattern. But, I did pride myself in only getting what I needed for the pattern with only a slight extra in case of mistakes, instead of getting...
Forum: Main
08-26-2022, 03:05 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,728
Posted By quiltsfor

There is a pattern somewhat like it called Popped...

There is a pattern somewhat like it called Popped Art Quilt (https://jordanfabrics.com/products/cozy-quilt-designs-popped-art-pattern?variant=7597569441815) (pattern) on Jordan Fabric (video) Popped...
Forum: Main
08-26-2022, 02:51 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 617
Posted By quiltsfor

At the top of the screen, go to the drop down...

At the top of the screen, go to the drop down menu that says 'Forum' click on 'Pictures' then on the 'Sticky Threads' click on one of the 'Quilt Gallery Menu" threads (it breaks it down to two parts...
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