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Today, 08:51 AM
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Posted By Iceblossom

Baby wale might be a regional name (or just what...

Baby wale might be a regional name (or just what we called it in the 1980s). It's just the smallest lightest corduroy. "Wales" are the ridges, so typical corduroy has about 14 wales per inch.

You...
Today, 06:48 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 576
Posted By Iceblossom

I had a friend who did apartment cleanings and...

I had a friend who did apartment cleanings and his secret trick to really bad soap scum was Coca Cola, he said store brands and Pepsi didn't work so well. Cover the drain, pour in a can and let sit...
Today, 04:19 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 135
Posted By Iceblossom

Welcome aboard K8e. Many of us on the boards are...

Welcome aboard K8e. Many of us on the boards are fans of sturdy metal vintage machine and do believe that a good strong straight stitch is all we need. Might not be all we want, but certainly all we...
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Today, 03:45 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 637
Posted By Iceblossom

Joining in on the welcome and that we love...

Joining in on the welcome and that we love pictures here! As long as it is your own work/photo you can post it even if someone else designed it. It's nice when you attribute it if there is a source....
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Today, 03:20 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 636
Posted By Iceblossom

I do tear a new edge typically after I've washed...

I do tear a new edge typically after I've washed the fabric. The yardage is generally so badly cut/folded on the bolt that I rarely get anything close to a straight cut. I figure out the low side...
Forum: Recipes
Yesterday, 06:24 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,867
Posted By Iceblossom

Here you go: ...

Here you go:
https://www.wikihow.com/Poach-an-Egg-Using-a-Microwave

When I was a young single vegetarian, I often made "Eggs McMuffy" which was an egg usually poached on some sort of bread with...
Yesterday, 06:03 PM
Replies: 252
Views: 28,155
Posted By Iceblossom

Joe's Mom -- I think you still have time to add...

Joe's Mom -- I think you still have time to add in some similar fabrics, maybe cutting some of your existing rows and putting new fabrics in there as well as putting in a couple more rows of fabric...
Forum: Recipes
Yesterday, 05:10 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,867
Posted By Iceblossom

Sure you can. You should be careful with whole...

Sure you can. You should be careful with whole uncracked eggs because they can/will/do explode. But as an ingredient or even to cook not a problem. Sometimes if I'm feeling my eggs are a bit old,...
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Yesterday, 09:06 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 343
Posted By Iceblossom

I don't know your machine and didn't go to the...

I don't know your machine and didn't go to the links but in many (especially vintage) machines there are differences on whether the needle is raised up or down, and even whether or not the foot is up...
Yesterday, 08:51 AM
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Views: 119,662
Posted By Iceblossom

I went ahead and cut one block. If I decide to...

I went ahead and cut one block. If I decide to back out at this point (which I don't think I will do) and make a lap quilt out of my blocks, well -- I still have enough in that huge pile of scraps to...
Yesterday, 08:04 AM
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Views: 119,662
Posted By Iceblossom

I am also enjoying everyone's projects. Yes it's...

I am also enjoying everyone's projects. Yes it's busy but that blue/red Lemoyne type star is so classic. I think the people that used yardage really had it good for this project. I have my backing...
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Yesterday, 07:43 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 3,044
Posted By Iceblossom

No quilting to report, but rather that I am...

No quilting to report, but rather that I am enjoying today and do not plan on doing any sewing! Sunday is my usual Bowling date day with the hubby and I'm rather enjoying my first cup of coffee of...
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Yesterday, 07:37 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 620
Posted By Iceblossom

You've been given some good advice already, I...

You've been given some good advice already, I also have graph paper handy so it is very easy for me to check the seam line.

I really suggest you look into getting a "quilting foot". This is used...
Forum: Recipes
02-15-2020, 08:32 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 618
Posted By Iceblossom

Meatballs: So using the same amount of mixed...

Meatballs: So using the same amount of mixed ground meat (2 pounds) along with the same 2 eggs and half cup milk from the meatloaf mix, I cooked 1/2 cup of the lupin and added in lots of garlic,...
02-14-2020, 05:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 306
Posted By Iceblossom

Great details on the blogger, someone may know it...

Great details on the blogger, someone may know it from that.

Can you give us more ideas of what the quilt looked like -- was it stars? A sampler? Bricks/blocks with sashing of some sort? ...
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02-14-2020, 05:14 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 3,044
Posted By Iceblossom

Irishrose, if you mean "my" hand dyes -- that is...

Irishrose, if you mean "my" hand dyes -- that is the bag of hand dyed fabric I got at the thrift store for $7.99 and then found that although prepped and dyed beautifully, they weren't set for...
02-14-2020, 03:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 204
Posted By Iceblossom

Hubby and I were talking last year about me going...

Hubby and I were talking last year about me going to Grand Rapids this year -- but I'd be staying with my dear mother-in-law. I think Paducah (or the Houston show) would be too much for me, but I...
02-14-2020, 02:24 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,062
Posted By Iceblossom

I've been looking for these ever since that post...

I've been looking for these ever since that post and finally found some. The Dynamo ones were from Dollar Tree. Although the Carbona one may look a bit darker I think that is largely how thin that is...
Forum: Recipes
02-14-2020, 01:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 618
Posted By Iceblossom

Meatloaf Try 1: Yesterday the Hubby called and...

Meatloaf Try 1: Yesterday the Hubby called and said he was going to stop by the grocery store on the way home. Since he's gone keto we try and keep the food budget down to where we buy large...
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02-14-2020, 11:14 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 788
Posted By Iceblossom

I usually call my friend in Arizona to help me...

I usually call my friend in Arizona to help me with this sort of thing. Do you have reasonably sophisticated photo editing program? I would think it would be easy to slice the image into 2" pieces...
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02-14-2020, 11:02 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 3,044
Posted By Iceblossom

Sharing the last stitch dance here, just finished...

Sharing the last stitch dance here, just finished and posted my "South Seattle Frolic" top in the Bonnie Hunter Mystery thread.

https://www.quiltingboard.com/8360816-post1399.html

Whew! Feels...
02-14-2020, 10:59 AM
Replies: 1,419
Views: 119,662
Posted By Iceblossom

My hubby is also in the "very busy" category but...

My hubby is also in the "very busy" category but he tries to be very diplomatic. "Grats on the finish honey, it took a long time and it's not your style but good for you".

Three of the four sides...
02-14-2020, 10:04 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 217
Posted By Iceblossom

Thank you for the re-introduction. You've have a...

Thank you for the re-introduction. You've have a lot of life to share! Glad you are here again, I joined a couple of years ago and it is a regular part of my day, usually where I have my multiple...
02-14-2020, 08:40 AM
Replies: 252
Views: 28,155
Posted By Iceblossom

Nice top Tohkatz! It appeals to me on a number...

Nice top Tohkatz! It appeals to me on a number of levels even without use of stash.

Isn't it amazing the things we find?
Forum: Main
02-13-2020, 04:27 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 3,044
Posted By Iceblossom

I am proud to report that I am almost done with...

I am proud to report that I am almost done with my Bonnie Hunter Frolic mystery top. It is possible but unlikely I'll get the last two borders on today. So tomorrow I will be dealing with cleaning...
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