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02-13-2020, 01:41 PM
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Posted By MarionsQuilts

I think it's because it's too big!

I think it's because it's too big!
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02-13-2020, 01:09 PM
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Views: 708
Posted By MarionsQuilts

I was a tad frustrated, but since she didn't...

I was a tad frustrated, but since she didn't charge me, I just shook my head and left! My dog will be thrilled to have a play date with her dog ... two bernese mountain dogs in the snow? Is there a...
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02-13-2020, 12:55 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 708
Posted By MarionsQuilts

So i brought it to staples and all they did was...

So i brought it to staples and all they did was give me a photocopy of the exact same thing LOL ... apparently they don't understand what mirror image is! At least they didn't charge me.

I don't...
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02-12-2020, 04:09 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 708
Posted By MarionsQuilts

I'm going to be tracing it onto fusible interface...

I'm going to be tracing it onto fusible interface - I'm not doing hand applique LOL ... way too much work! And I don't really want to trace the pattern twice!
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02-12-2020, 03:29 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 708
Posted By MarionsQuilts

OK ... thanks ... I don't have a light box, and I...

OK ... thanks ... I don't have a light box, and I don't have a window big enough (well I do, but it's at the top of the wall and I'd need a ladder hahahaha!)
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02-12-2020, 03:22 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 708
Posted By MarionsQuilts

But isn't tracing it going to give me the same...

But isn't tracing it going to give me the same pattern? If I turn the pattern over so the pattern is facing the table, I can't see it to trace it on the back? .. I do believe I am missing something...
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02-12-2020, 02:56 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 708
Posted By MarionsQuilts

mirror image - large applique pattern

Hello!

I have a large applique pattern and if I want to mirror image it, I don't know how to do it. The pattern is 26x26 inches (so no, it doesn't fit in my printer lol).

Technically I...
02-12-2020, 03:58 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 376
Posted By MarionsQuilts

Those are good tips! I've always read that you...

Those are good tips! I've always read that you want to start your quilting in the middle of the quilt, but I have found that to be very arduous (and have broken many needles that way haha!)

And...
02-10-2020, 02:59 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 12,204
Posted By MarionsQuilts

I'm all ready to go, and if the person I get...

I'm all ready to go, and if the person I get likes applique - specifically stems LOL - there will be a bonus quilt in there for you!

It's been washed and dried, so the markings are all gone, but I...
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02-01-2020, 01:06 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,609
Posted By MarionsQuilts

I've tried machine sewing them and hand sewing -...

I've tried machine sewing them and hand sewing - both are awful LOL ... I'm done with it for now ... might give it to someone who wants to finish the stems off and they get a nice lap quilt in the...
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01-28-2020, 03:03 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,609
Posted By MarionsQuilts

There are no instructions lol - that's why I am...

There are no instructions lol - that's why I am asking - it just says to applique the stems - not very helpful at all! For me, appliquing the stems means putting fusible applique on them - but I...
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01-28-2020, 01:35 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,609
Posted By MarionsQuilts

Thanks for this ... next question - how would you...

Thanks for this ... next question - how would you sew it down? zigzag stitch? or one seam on each side?
Forum: Main
01-28-2020, 01:19 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,609
Posted By MarionsQuilts

I was trying to add a picture and the phone rang,...

I was trying to add a picture and the phone rang, and it timed out ... this is what I have
Forum: Main
01-28-2020, 12:27 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,609
Posted By MarionsQuilts

Appliquing stems

Help! I'm not sure if I need to applique these, or if I can use piping or just take a 1-inch strip of fabric folded in three to make the stems / vines.

Here's what I am doing ... I have the...
Forum: Main
01-28-2020, 12:21 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,792
Posted By MarionsQuilts

It would depend on how much stitching is...

It would depend on how much stitching is involved. I have removed tons of stitching from a quilt (one that I didn't like when it was done), and it's not fun, but I was so much happier with the end...
01-28-2020, 12:19 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 12,204
Posted By MarionsQuilts

Granky, that is stunning! I absolutely love it! ...

Granky, that is stunning! I absolutely love it! And since I have a parrot, I think I should get it!
01-27-2020, 03:59 AM
Replies: 161
Views: 12,204
Posted By MarionsQuilts

I can't believe how time has flown these last...

I can't believe how time has flown these last couple of months. First off, I'm in, I'm always in these swaps, they are fabulous!

I've been so busy with basements renovations, and then travelling...
12-20-2019, 04:14 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 9,817
Posted By MarionsQuilts

The furniture arrived last weekend, and it is all...

The furniture arrived last weekend, and it is all put together.

Now, to just organize everything!
Forum: Main
12-19-2019, 01:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 600
Posted By MarionsQuilts

Well heck .. more work than I wanted LOL ... I...

Well heck .. more work than I wanted LOL ... I wanted to be able to do it all at once (not saying that I can't ... ) but I don't want it to look funny either when it's done!

Thanks so much for the...
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12-17-2019, 04:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 600
Posted By MarionsQuilts

quilting background and applique

I am looking at doing a very intense / intricate quilt with lots of quilting and lots of applique.

I have done two ways:

1 - applique the design to the top fabric and then do the quilting...
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12-09-2019, 01:17 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,636
Posted By MarionsQuilts

So here it is!!! 620755

So here it is!!!

620755
Forum: Main
12-07-2019, 04:15 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,636
Posted By MarionsQuilts

And I changed my mind again! hahahaha ... it's...

And I changed my mind again! hahahaha ... it's all done, it's in the wash - pics to come tomorrow.

Thanks again for all the comments and advice!
Forum: Main
12-07-2019, 12:24 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,636
Posted By MarionsQuilts

!!!! Thanks so much for the compliments! Truly...

!!!! Thanks so much for the compliments! Truly grateful, because as I said, I've come a long way - some of the "oldies" on here will remember just how much I struggled!!!!

So I have decided that...
Forum: Main
12-07-2019, 04:19 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,636
Posted By MarionsQuilts

Well thank you very much for the wonderful...

Well thank you very much for the wonderful compliments about my quilting. It goes to show that practice does make perfect because less than 4 years ago I had sworn off FMQ!

I will cut out the...
Forum: Main
12-06-2019, 02:46 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,636
Posted By MarionsQuilts

Tartan - I'm not sure what you mean ... i was...

Tartan - I'm not sure what you mean ... i was thinking of putting the "feathers" in the outer white border where there is straight line quilting ... are you saying to do the applique in white on the...
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