Go Back  Quiltingboard Forums > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

 
Search: Posts Made By: ladyinpurple135
Showing results 1 to 25 of 456
Search took 0.03 seconds.
08-04-2020, 05:09 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 619
Posted By ladyinpurple135

Never!!! No darts. I agree with several of the...

Never!!! No darts. I agree with several of the other people on this list - if you measure correctly it should be wavy, if it ends up wavy, take it off and redo the measurements. Also, I agree...
08-04-2020, 05:04 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 515
Posted By ladyinpurple135

I just happened across this video over the...

I just happened across this video over the weekend. It is wonderful and made we want to get back there some day. I’ve been there 3 times but not since 2009. He very first time I was so in awe if...
Forum: Pictures
08-04-2020, 04:34 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 13,300
Posted By ladyinpurple135

ManiacQuilter2 - thank you so much for including...

ManiacQuilter2 - thank you so much for including the link. I sent myself a copy of the PDF so I always have this pattern. It would make a great Christmas quilt plus also some charity quilts whenever...
08-02-2020, 06:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 515
Posted By ladyinpurple135

thank you so much for this link. I haven’t been...

thank you so much for this link. I haven’t been to a quilt show since The first week in March - the show in Pigeon Forge, TN. The withdrawal is killing me!!!!! And this is a nice and quick respite...
08-02-2020, 05:54 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 632
Posted By ladyinpurple135

I,also wear readers on top of my bifocals. I do...

I,also wear readers on top of my bifocals. I do hand appliqué plus counted cross stitch and they have worked well for me. And they are much more reasonable to purchase than the specialized ones...
07-31-2020, 04:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 457
Posted By ladyinpurple135

Thanks so much for this,link. I messaged it to...

Thanks so much for this,link. I messaged it to myself and also to a friend. It’s always nice to find more uses for specific templates.

Sandy in Mooresville, NC
Forum: Recipes
07-27-2020, 06:09 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,406
Posted By ladyinpurple135

My favorite salad is one made by someone...

My favorite salad is one made by someone else!!!😁😁😁. They just seem to taste better. Actually I like Caesar salads without any meat (no, I’m not vegetarian, just don’t always want meat in some...
07-22-2020, 05:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 544
Posted By ladyinpurple135

Absolutely fabulous!!! And it’s perfect for these...

Absolutely fabulous!!! And it’s perfect for these new days. Glad I’m a grey head!

sandy in Mooresville, NC
Forum: Pictures
07-22-2020, 04:56 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,652
Posted By ladyinpurple135

Oh, and I really like your quilt. I’m a hand...

Oh, and I really like your quilt. I’m a hand appliquer but quicker Quilts are really nice to do.

sandy in Mooresville, NC
Forum: Pictures
07-22-2020, 04:53 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,652
Posted By ladyinpurple135

What a super link!!!! I’ve only looked through a...

What a super link!!!! I’ve only looked through a few but I fell in love right away with the Patriotic Pineapple. I buy lots of precuts when I travel since I usually don’t have a specific idea in...
07-14-2020, 05:49 PM
Replies: 231
Views: 20,068
Posted By ladyinpurple135

I live in Mooresville -about 30 miles north of...

I live in Mooresville -about 30 miles north of Charlotte and about 15 miles south of Statesville (hello to quiltingkrazy)!!
07-10-2020, 05:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 430
Posted By ladyinpurple135

Just curious so I googled them, they are made in...

Just curious so I googled them, they are made in China - but the info says to a higher rating. Retail place is in Indiana. Honestly, that makes me even more suspicious, Again, just my opinion, ...
07-10-2020, 05:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 430
Posted By ladyinpurple135

Gee - I’ve never heard of Sailrite sewing...

Gee - I’ve never heard of Sailrite sewing machines so I don’t feel competent on making comments. Having somewhere to take a sewing machine when things go bump in he night is always a good thing. ...
07-09-2020, 04:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 405
Posted By ladyinpurple135

That’s a nice and handy chart for reducing and...

That’s a nice and handy chart for reducing and enlarging blocks. But I use just plain math (that bad word!!). Way back in the dinosaur days of quilting (I started in 1979) we were taught how to...
07-09-2020, 04:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 391
Posted By ladyinpurple135

The wool pressing mats are fabulous!! But they...

The wool pressing mats are fabulous!! But they can be a bit pricey. I’m all for finding good bargains but I would buy a wool mat that seems too inexpensive alongside others. Who knows what they...
Forum: Pictures
07-06-2020, 06:16 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,522
Posted By ladyinpurple135

Thank you for your picture - I remember seeing...

Thank you for your picture - I remember seeing this in the magazine - is it one of those designs from disappearing blocks? These blocks are so wonderful,to see and to play with. Your quilt is...
Forum: Pictures
06-29-2020, 10:14 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,817
Posted By ladyinpurple135

I love your quilt with the bold stars and subtle...

I love your quilt with the bold stars and subtle background. The quilting really fits the quilt - well done. Thanks for sharing.
Forum: Pictures
06-29-2020, 10:11 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,039
Posted By ladyinpurple135

I love the way you incorporated two different...

I love the way you incorporated two different sizes of blocks - what a great idea. And it looks very modern - which I am not but going to try to make a modern quilt. Thanks so much for your...
Forum: Pictures
06-25-2020, 10:23 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,091
Posted By ladyinpurple135

I will never, never, never use selveges in a...

I will never, never, never use selveges in a Quult but they are super for lots of other projects. They make especially good ties for plants that drop like tomatoes, peony’s, things like that. I’ve...
06-20-2020, 07:57 PM
Replies: 406
Views: 31,350
Posted By ladyinpurple135

My third Great Uncle was Charles Elmer Hires - ...

My third Great Uncle was Charles Elmer Hires - Hires Root Beer guy!!!
06-12-2020, 05:31 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,146
Posted By ladyinpurple135

I just checked the listings for store closings -...

I just checked the listings for store closings - the only one here in NC is over in Raleigh about 3 hours east of me. Hope our store here in Mooresville stays open.

Lots of businesses will...
Forum: Recipes
06-07-2020, 06:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 427
Posted By ladyinpurple135

Wow!!! Only thing left off that list is the...

Wow!!! Only thing left off that list is the kitchen sink😄😄😄😄. Sounds like a good salad to make now that the summer veggies will be coming in. Now I know what to do with these veggies, etc. I...
Forum: Recipes
06-07-2020, 12:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 427
Posted By ladyinpurple135

What types of food items would be included in a...

What types of food items would be included in a Spring Cobb Salad? And I so totally agree salads especially taste so much better when I dint have to make them. My sister told this to me years ago...
06-07-2020, 12:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 622
Posted By ladyinpurple135

This is the set I would buy when I figure out...

This is the set I would buy when I figure out what I want to make😃. From what I’ve read, KAM snaps and pliers are the best to use. I’ve heard this from many machine embroiders and they always...
Forum: Pictures
05-20-2020, 07:36 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,006
Posted By ladyinpurple135

I have done both - pressing to the side and...

I have done both - pressing to the side and pressing seams open. As others have said, you need to reduce the size if your stitches in both instances. Sewing machines are set for 2.5mm stitches -...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 456
 


 
Forum Jump

FREE Quilting Newsletter


SEO by vBSEO ©2011, Crawlability, Inc.