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Forum: Pictures
12-04-2021, 08:13 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,808
Posted By TheMerkleFamily

I have done the same in EQ8 using both 3.75" and...

I have done the same in EQ8 using both 3.75" and 4.5" just to see how many fabrics it would take and their yardages. I, too, favor the 4.5" finished block with 10 fabrics (unless I repeat any) which...
Forum: Pictures
12-03-2021, 06:13 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,808
Posted By TheMerkleFamily

Oh what a beautiful B9P you've made. I have the...

Oh what a beautiful B9P you've made. I have the book/pattern and was somewhat surprised how small the 9P and alternating blocks are. Curious if any fellow QB members have enlarged the block size...
Forum: Main
10-21-2021, 03:58 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 445
Posted By TheMerkleFamily

Hello and happy spring from across the way, my...

Hello and happy spring from across the way, my dear friend! It sure sounds exciting to consider upgrading your Tin Lizzie to an Amara. Of course, I do not have the answer to your question but I did...
10-21-2021, 03:34 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 880
Posted By TheMerkleFamily

Welcome! Also, it's worth mentioning that if you...

Welcome! Also, it's worth mentioning that if you have any quilting type questions or are looking for examples of a particular pattern, a sewing technique, product reviews, etc.. that you search your...
10-15-2021, 03:26 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,016
Posted By TheMerkleFamily

Go Packers! Another reason to celebrate!

Go Packers! Another reason to celebrate!
Forum: Main
10-10-2021, 05:30 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,201
Posted By TheMerkleFamily

Hello Gay - I think your fabrics are lovely and I...

Hello Gay - I think your fabrics are lovely and I immediately thought of a recent email received from Rachel Hauser of Stitched in Color. She's preparing for a sew-along soon with her recently...
Forum: Main
10-06-2021, 03:03 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,830
Posted By TheMerkleFamily

You've received several great ideas here and I...

You've received several great ideas here and I agree with them all https://cdn.quiltingboard.com/images/smilies/smile.png Each and every suggestion lends to a beautiful, but different, finished...
Forum: Main
10-05-2021, 10:53 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,181
Posted By TheMerkleFamily

You must be sitting at the same computer I'm...

You must be sitting at the same computer I'm sitting at https://cdn.quiltingboard.com/images/smilies/eek.png
Forum: Main
09-01-2021, 07:21 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,384
Posted By TheMerkleFamily

Thanks all - the Fiskars children's scissors made...

Thanks all - the Fiskars children's scissors made it thru TSA on both flights but, interestingly, my bag was pulled aside for a closer look each time, although, I never knew exactly why.

Side...
Forum: Main
08-27-2021, 09:15 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 10,655
Posted By TheMerkleFamily

I recently took a Zoom class by Irene Blanck of...

I recently took a Zoom class by Irene Blanck of Focus on Quilts where she taught needle turn appliqué for her pattern ‘Matilda’. She showed how various appliqué techniques work best with different...
Forum: Main
08-22-2021, 05:11 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,384
Posted By TheMerkleFamily

Note to self - do not laugh and joke with TSA...

Note to self - do not laugh and joke with TSA agents! I could see myself saying something like that, too.

Thanks all - great ideas all around. I'm headed to Wally World to look for some of the...
Forum: Main
08-22-2021, 03:47 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,384
Posted By TheMerkleFamily

I will see if I can find something smaller such...

I will see if I can find something smaller such as the collapsible you mention - thanks!
Forum: Main
08-22-2021, 03:23 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,384
Posted By TheMerkleFamily

Scissors and the TSA

I'm soon to travel by air and am looking at the TSA website which tells me that sewing scissors less than 4" are allowed in your carry-on. Further, it says 4" from the pivot point which is...
Forum: Main
08-18-2021, 05:11 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,180
Posted By TheMerkleFamily

Beautiful! Just beautiful and an amazing amount...

Beautiful! Just beautiful and an amazing amount of work - thanks for sharing.
08-18-2021, 05:08 AM
Replies: 189
Views: 18,851
Posted By TheMerkleFamily

Sending it today - look forward to the amazing...

Sending it today - look forward to the amazing creativity from this wonderful group!
08-18-2021, 04:13 AM
Replies: 189
Views: 18,851
Posted By TheMerkleFamily

Free book to good home

I'm a quiet observer of all the amazing creativity in the RR's and recently picked-up a few border books that were recommended on one of these threads awhile back. Somehow I accidentally acquired two...
Forum: Main
08-14-2021, 09:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 375
Posted By TheMerkleFamily

I've used quite a lot of Poly-Fil for stuffed...

I've used quite a lot of Poly-Fil for stuffed animals, pillows, puff-quilts, etc... Has always worked well keeping a great shape and feeling soft. Amazon, Walmart, Joann all have it. I think I had...
Forum: Pictures
08-06-2021, 07:07 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,682
Posted By TheMerkleFamily

Beautiful finish to your WIP from 1999 -...

Beautiful finish to your WIP from 1999 - congratulations! Bet that feels wonderful!
07-26-2021, 06:38 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 676
Posted By TheMerkleFamily

I think I might have a complicated ruler...

I think I might have a complicated ruler somewhere that helps with that process but since I'm an abacus type of person I appreciate knowing these simple methods, too! Thanks for sharing :)
Forum: Main
07-22-2021, 12:41 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,994
Posted By TheMerkleFamily

This is a great - not so difficult to do -...

This is a great - not so difficult to do - bock/pattern that always seems to finish so beautifully!
Forum: Main
07-21-2021, 12:19 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,994
Posted By TheMerkleFamily

I agree with Bear to make sure all are of the...

I agree with Bear to make sure all are of the same fiber content and, hopefully, 100% cotton - but that's just a preference, as she already has said.

As for patterns, if you're looking for a...
Forum: Pictures
07-17-2021, 09:52 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,854
Posted By TheMerkleFamily

Yes you have been busy and I'm enjoying the...

Yes you have been busy and I'm enjoying the beginnings of your quilt show! I always enjoy your finished work. I agree with tallchick that your design/layout is just super - those panels are jumping...
Forum: Pictures
07-17-2021, 09:45 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 5,017
Posted By TheMerkleFamily

That's a sharp looking scrappy with the bright &...

That's a sharp looking scrappy with the bright & crisp red/white sashing! I sure do like it. Thanks for sharing and I'm curious, too, what size your finished 4P's are? And your border finishes it...
Forum: Pictures
07-01-2021, 05:03 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,957
Posted By TheMerkleFamily

What a thoughtful, well planned and absolutely...

What a thoughtful, well planned and absolutely stunning quilt you have made for your mother. She is certain to feel your love when she receives this beautiful and heartfelt gift. Amazing story,...
Forum: Pictures
07-01-2021, 01:53 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,006
Posted By TheMerkleFamily

Now that is beautiful textile art! Love all of...

Now that is beautiful textile art! Love all of the creativity you put into this gorgeous piece - thanks so much for sharing it and your thought process!
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