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Forum: Pictures
04-23-2020, 11:49 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,445
Posted By maryjane

Congratulations! My teacher many, many moons ago...

Congratulations! My teacher many, many moons ago said to think of it as pie a la mode. The pie shape is on the bottomand you top it a la mode.
Forum: Main
08-06-2018, 09:00 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 3,945
Posted By maryjane

Congrats to all who made progress this VQW. My...

Congrats to all who made progress this VQW. My stitchy mojo has left the building. Oh well, better luck next time. MJ
Forum: Main
08-03-2018, 11:16 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 3,945
Posted By maryjane

I'm in. Only hope to make progress on something,...

I'm in. Only hope to make progress on something, anything. Have been in a sewing funk lately and want my stitchin' bug back.
06-07-2018, 09:39 AM
Replies: 2,782
Views: 220,783
Posted By maryjane

Carol, that is simply gorgeous! My quilting and...

Carol, that is simply gorgeous! My quilting and crafts are my comforting go tos for difficult times.
Forum: Main
05-28-2018, 11:14 AM
Replies: 141
Views: 6,782
Posted By maryjane

My VQW has been a total bust. Didn't get my...

My VQW has been a total bust. Didn't get my scraps sorted or any time in the sewing room. On the other hand I've had a great time visiting and playing table games with my baby sister (64) and DH.The...
05-26-2018, 11:13 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,265
Posted By maryjane

Fabrics by LJ an etsy supplier, he does beautiful...

Fabrics by LJ an etsy supplier, he does beautiful dying on all kinds of cross stitch fabric.
Forum: Main
05-25-2018, 10:41 AM
Replies: 141
Views: 6,782
Posted By maryjane

I'm in. Sorting and cutting scraps all weekend as...

I'm in. Sorting and cutting scraps all weekend as I just found three more ziplocks full. Why do I do that? Once that is done I can start a new quilt TBD (to be decided).
Forum: Main
04-23-2018, 11:24 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 4,337
Posted By maryjane

Didn't get all my templates cut out. My arthritis...

Didn't get all my templates cut out. My arthritis slowed down the cutting with scissors but my goal for this is the end of the month so I still have time. See you all next month.
Forum: Main
04-20-2018, 09:59 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 4,337
Posted By maryjane

I'm in. This will be an all cutting weekend for...

I'm in. This will be an all cutting weekend for me. Mostly an old UFO that is finally seeing some progress. It stalled because the cutting is with templates and scissors. I don't want to abandon it...
Forum: Main
03-18-2018, 07:45 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 4,512
Posted By maryjane

Thanks for the VQW and the eye candy from...

Thanks for the VQW and the eye candy from participants. I made small progress on my Christmas Lights BH Mystery but any progress is forward movement. Looking forward to next month. Happy quilting...
Forum: Main
03-17-2018, 07:39 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 4,512
Posted By maryjane

Wow you guys are amazing! I managed to get all...

Wow you guys are amazing! I managed to get all but three of my blocks for my Christmas Lights BH Mystery Quilt sewn together and did some scrap handling. Tomorrow is going to be the same chores. Plus...
Forum: Main
03-15-2018, 07:31 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 4,512
Posted By maryjane

I'm in. Have a BH Christmas Mystery from...

I'm in. Have a BH Christmas Mystery from Quiltmaker magazine a few years ago partially done. Need to finish blocks and start assembly. We'll see how far I get.
Forum: Main
02-19-2018, 03:00 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 5,703
Posted By maryjane

After attaching that enormous diagonal on Easy...

After attaching that enormous diagonal on Easy Street I was distracted by all the bits and pieces on my cutting board. No more sewing was done but I tidied the scraps into their appropriate boxes and...
Forum: Main
02-18-2018, 08:46 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 5,703
Posted By maryjane

Well, today was a total bust for me. Power outage...

Well, today was a total bust for me. Power outage in the a.m. and playing catch up for the rest of the day. Fingers crossed for tomorrow.
Forum: Main
02-17-2018, 06:52 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 5,703
Posted By maryjane

Well, today all I accomplished was to pin on my...

Well, today all I accomplished was to pin on my long diagonal for Easy Street. Tomorrow is free of obligations so I might make more progress.
Forum: Main
02-16-2018, 09:18 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 5,703
Posted By maryjane

I'm done for today. Got the first half of...

I'm done for today. Got the first half of diagonals on Easy Street together and joined all the blocks together for the longest diagonal. I'll attach it to the mother ship in the morning and then move...
Forum: Main
02-15-2018, 09:42 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 5,703
Posted By maryjane

I'm in. I have the diagonal piecing of the blocks...

I'm in. I have the diagonal piecing of the blocks for the center of BH's Easy Street to get together and then need to piece the borders and attach them to have a completed flimsy. I'll be extremely...
Forum: Main
01-03-2018, 08:05 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 5,105
Posted By maryjane

It's a minor cringe really but my inner spell...

It's a minor cringe really but my inner spell checker wants to scream when someone puts "boarders" on their quilt. I always picture the guy you rent a room to climbing onto your quilt center. Now if...
11-27-2017, 09:24 PM
Replies: 2,782
Views: 220,783
Posted By maryjane

NZ quilter, love that scrappy log cabin. I...

NZ quilter, love that scrappy log cabin. I remember reading, oh so many moons ago, that the center square of the log cabin represented the Hearth or chimney and it was traditionally done with either...
09-18-2017, 09:37 PM
Replies: 2,114
Views: 130,805
Posted By maryjane

Janice and Jaba, there's a place called Stash...

Janice and Jaba, there's a place called Stash Unload on the Internet where you can sell stuff to other stitchers. I'd check it out because you might make some new stitcher very happy to get some of...
Forum: Main
10-31-2016, 02:00 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,891
Posted By maryjane

Handsewn Cathedral Window squares. These only...

Handsewn Cathedral Window squares. These only take a few running stitches per square and it is easy to keep your place. THEY are my go to project for waiting times.
Forum: Pictures
09-17-2016, 01:46 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 9,516
Posted By maryjane

Wow! I'm absolutely stunned. That is such a...

Wow! I'm absolutely stunned. That is such a beautiful block. I think you got all the elements just right. Congratulations!
Forum: Main
12-24-2015, 01:43 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,787
Posted By maryjane

Thanks for the input. You are all so nice. I was...

Thanks for the input. You are all so nice. I was hoping to be able to just select a stitch and go as I am trying to quilt a king size quilt and manhandling that thru the machine is already a chore...
Forum: Main
12-23-2015, 02:25 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,787
Posted By maryjane

Serpentine stitch on a Kenmore?

I have seen some beautiful quilts done with the serpentine stitch but can't seem to figure out how to do it on my Kenmore 385. Any tutorials available?
Forum: Main
06-12-2015, 09:08 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 7,258
Posted By maryjane

I just picked up a Dritz Machine Needle Inserter...

I just picked up a Dritz Machine Needle Inserter & Threader at Joann's. This tool is great for threading machines and it also holds the needle steady in the slot while you are tightening the screw....
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