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Yesterday, 02:51 PM
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Posted By FoggyButFocused

I would love an iron without any steam holes. I...

I would love an iron without any steam holes. I agree that sometimes fabric gets stuck in the little holes. I kinda like my Cricut Heat Press. It keeps me from moving the iron around and stretching...
Forum: Main
04-20-2021, 11:01 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,087
Posted By FoggyButFocused

You are amazing thepolyparrot .

You are amazing thepolyparrot .
Forum: Main
04-10-2021, 02:57 PM
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Views: 4,254
Posted By FoggyButFocused

I used to do my own quilting. I had an old Singer...

I used to do my own quilting. I had an old Singer 241 that was set up for free motion quilting. I mostly used the squish (puddling) method and never got past meandering. It was too tough to move a...
Forum: Main
04-10-2021, 02:35 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 956
Posted By FoggyButFocused

What is the goal for size? The entire tabletop?...

What is the goal for size? The entire tabletop? When you need the tabletop, how do you want to store the ironing board? I think after you answer these questions, it will probably come to light about...
Forum: Main
04-09-2021, 06:58 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,990
Posted By FoggyButFocused

Here's my two cents. Get as many outlets as you...

Here's my two cents. Get as many outlets as you can. Be sure to stagger which circuit they are tied to so no two are in a row go to the same circuit. Why? Because I work with multiple devices at the...
04-08-2021, 10:35 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 418
Posted By FoggyButFocused

I have two Featherweights (FW). Value is hard to...

I have two Featherweights (FW). Value is hard to assign because there are several factors to consider. I think the biggest factors are condition of the machine AND the case. No case significantly...
Forum: Main
04-08-2021, 10:24 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 692
Posted By FoggyButFocused

Were you perhaps thinking Bow Tie and not spool?...

Were you perhaps thinking Bow Tie and not spool? They are slightly different.
Forum: Main
04-08-2021, 10:21 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,354
Posted By FoggyButFocused

I have the June Taylor slotted ruler. I don't...

I have the June Taylor slotted ruler. I don't often use it to cut the strips themselves because you have to fold the fabric in thirds and that just doesn't work for me. It does work really well with...
Forum: Main
04-08-2021, 10:11 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 413
Posted By FoggyButFocused

Thank you juliasb!

Thank you juliasb!
Forum: Main
04-08-2021, 07:18 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 413
Posted By FoggyButFocused

Face mask for child with Autism

Hello! I hope this is the right place to ask this question.

Background: My daughter works with autistic kids. One of her kiddos likes to chew on their mask. She has asked me to make a mask with a...
Forum: Main
03-28-2021, 01:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,150
Posted By FoggyButFocused

I am curious. For future problem solving, did any...

I am curious. For future problem solving, did any of the solutions work?
Forum: Main
03-23-2021, 01:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,150
Posted By FoggyButFocused

I haven't had masking tape residue, but the other...

I haven't had masking tape residue, but the other day I put fusible interfacing on some fabric with the sticky side up. Fortunately I always use a pressing cloth so no harm to iron. I was able to get...
Forum: Main
03-20-2021, 08:06 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,036
Posted By FoggyButFocused

I have been watching this as well. It wouldn't...

I have been watching this as well. It wouldn't work for me because my embroidery machine sits on top of kitchen-type cabinet so no place for the legs.

I can't give you any advice here, but the...
Forum: Main
03-19-2021, 01:43 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,739
Posted By FoggyButFocused

I roll mine up onto an empty spool and then put...

I roll mine up onto an empty spool and then put the spool on an extra spool pin on my machine. I have a Singer 401a, so there is one at the base of the machine. I once used an old tissue box to make...
03-17-2021, 07:28 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 840
Posted By FoggyButFocused

I have only worked with Berninas in a classroom...

I have only worked with Berninas in a classroom setting so I don't have any advice specifically with this machine. When I get a new machine it takes about 2 days of sewing (frustration) before we...
Forum: Main
03-16-2021, 01:56 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,095
Posted By FoggyButFocused

So I have been watching this for two days --...

So I have been watching this for two days -- Monday and Tuesday. If you are in the market for a long arm or sit down machine for quilting, this is a good place to see several different kinds and how...
Forum: Main
03-12-2021, 02:15 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,095
Posted By FoggyButFocused

WOW! What a quilt! You have my vote rryder!

WOW! What a quilt! You have my vote rryder!
Forum: Main
03-11-2021, 06:46 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,095
Posted By FoggyButFocused

Sewing Machines Plus Quilt Fest March 15-20

Hello!

An ad for the Sewing Machines Plus (SMP) Quilt Fest came up when I was watching a YouTube video. I am wondering ....

Is this the first one they have had?
If not, were the...
Forum: Main
03-09-2021, 05:48 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,809
Posted By FoggyButFocused

Looks like a really fun quilt! I am just throwing...

Looks like a really fun quilt! I am just throwing this idea out. Would you get the same effect if you made the strip squares and then used the quarter square triangle techniqe to sew two squares...
Forum: Main
03-07-2021, 09:11 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,311
Posted By FoggyButFocused

I bought a Pfaff Ambition 620 about 1 year ago. I...

I bought a Pfaff Ambition 620 about 1 year ago. I bought a Bernina Bernette many years ago and was very disappointed in the quality of this "modern" machine so I wasn't too sure about this purchase....
02-28-2021, 10:09 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,054
Posted By FoggyButFocused

What great advice! Not only would the oil...

What great advice! Not only would the oil thicken, but since it is an all metal machine and the tolerances are so close, the metal in the machine would contract ever so slightly, and it's possible...
Forum: Main
02-25-2021, 01:59 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,075
Posted By FoggyButFocused

What about a Christmas tree skirt? Bowl cozies...

What about a Christmas tree skirt? Bowl cozies are also a great idea. I made one for each member of my family and they are well used and loved. Weddings as so much fun!
Forum: Pictures
02-20-2021, 07:21 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,443
Posted By FoggyButFocused

Wow! What a great quilt! My SIL and I made 4...

Wow! What a great quilt! My SIL and I made 4 t-shirt quilts this past summer. I played with the idea of the checkered print, but I was concerned about matching the checks on the corners of the...
02-19-2021, 05:06 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 691
Posted By FoggyButFocused

Oldie but a newbie

Hello! I have been quilting on and off for over 30 years (Oldie) but I new to this forum (newbie). This looks like a great place to share ideas and everyone is very supportive.

I was looking for a...
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