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Jean Wells by shhdesigns
"M. Wetmore" wrote in message ... I saw Jean Wells on Simply Quilts yesterday. What a delightful woman she is. I have two of her books, Willowood and Buttonhole Stitch Applique and I love them both. I recently ran across...
July 12th 03 10:07 PM
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The Grace Cometh by Nurse Ratched
You must know my husband--except in our house, we've reversed the process. We already have the table saw, the lathe (with some kind of Super Deluxe Chuck), the drill press, and the bandsaw. We no longer bother referring to it as the garage--it's the shop. Makes it a lot easier to raise the issue...
July 12th 03 10:25 PM
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OT- ? about Transitions eyeglass lenses by Pati Cook
I don't get the darken in the sun lenses because the lenses always have some color in them. Plays havoc with matching/determining colors. Do think about that. Also here in the desert they are a lot slower to change back to light because of the heat. Pati, in Phx The HairyFacedOnes 'N Me wrote:
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July 13th 03 02:45 AM
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Piecing borders by Dr. Quilter
Chris, there are no no-nos! You do what you need to get your quilt looking the way you want it with what you have, or can get your hands on! Chris & Tom Novotny wrote: I want to put a 2 inch inside border on a trip around the world quilt I am making. However, I only have 1 yard of fabric. If...
July 13th 03 03:34 AM
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Unable to follow directions!! by Dr. Quilter
inverting triangles happens often to me with PP - think about it this way - it is an original design now! Unclbennie wrote: OK, when I was a kid, the teachers used to say, "you can't follow directions!! What is going to become of you??? We will have to put this in your PERMANENT RECORD!!" ...
July 13th 03 03:36 AM
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Bigbearlady is here, too Was: I'm back by Shona in NZ
That is a bargain! I would die and go to heaven if I could get 6 yd for $1.50! If you ever do bump into her, say hi from me and tell her I send her big squishy hugs :-) Shona in NZ "Phyllis Andersen" wrote in...
July 13th 03 03:50 AM
by Dr. Quilter Go to last post
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Pattern Name? by shhdesigns
Linda just sent me this website, which is the pattern but without the additional rows. Does anyone know the designer? http://www.traditionalpastimes.com/Merchant2/merchant.mv?Screen=CTGY&Store_C ode=TP&Category_Code=STS Thanks Linda! -- Sandi in New Westminster B.C. "shhdesigns"...
July 13th 03 05:48 AM
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High priced Quilt Books by Azlighteningbug
Can someone explain to me by some quilting book are going for over 200.00? One example is "papercuts and Plenty by Elly Sienkiewicz. I though it might be a mistake but there are several sites that are selling it for over 200.00! This is not the only quilting book I have come across that is...
July 13th 03 06:20 AM
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lost hug quilt by Marijke
I'm so upset! I made a hug quilt for someone in a site I'm active in. The post office lost it. No, it wasn't insured. No tracking. I know. Stupid, stupid, stupid. Anyway, it's no good to anyone else but the intended recipient but just in case it does turn up somewhere, I posted photos of the...
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July 13th 03 07:25 AM
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Iron kvetching was Re Happy ending for Joann coupon. by Elena
Did I use that word right? kvetching? like looking over someone's shoulder in a card game and giving unwanted and revealing advice? Well I "could" complain that my iron has no cover over the steam hole. So if I get really fast, the water sloshes back out of it, and it's REALLY HOT water too! I...
July 13th 03 08:48 AM
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Best reason for summer by Elena
How very neat!! I never would have thunk of that. I've been so overprotected apparently. lol Elena, who never heard of fried okra until she got married. Mom's steamed okra. ugh!!!!!!!!! "Diana Curtis" wrote in...
July 13th 03 12:56 PM
by Paul & Suzie Beckwith Go to last post
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Need a FQ fix? by AliceW
If anyone is planning on going to the Haddonfield craft fair today, leave early, wear good walking shoes and go to the Little Shop to get 25 FQ for $25! The FQ are normally $2.25 and you can also get 1/2 yard cuts which would count as 2 FQ. NAYY I went yesterday and did some damage there. ...
July 13th 03 02:38 PM
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Quilting - The hobby of nurses? by Nurse Ratched
DH frequently says, "Oh, honey, nobody wants to hear about that..." I have observed that you can tell when you're at a table of nurses, because everyone just keeps eating when this stuff is brought up! Oh, oh .... what I tell mysistertheRN: "Puleeze, not it mixed company!" (Mixed = nurses and...
July 13th 03 03:37 PM
by Pat in Virginia Go to last post
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manuals in English by Tia Mary-remove nekoluvr to reply
From: "Polly Esther" ...... Sat down yesterday and read the instructions several times. Was even more confused. The translation wanders quite a lot between Bagahlawaylia or whatever it was written in and sentences that I understand. ............. You...
July 13th 03 03:43 PM
by Nell Reynolds Go to last post
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On the spree today! by Kate Dicey
I went shopping today! :) Got 200 sewing machine needles for a friend - 100 80's and 100 90's. Got the August issue of British Patchwork & Quilting and Sewing World Got two half metres of fabric - both beige backgrounds, one with a Paisley pattern, one with sewing things -scissors, pins, thread,...
July 13th 03 03:44 PM
by Kate Dicey Go to last post
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Ah-ha moment on Pfaff and machine applique by Loren in Seattle
I have a Pfaff machine and I adore the integrated dual feed. Usually. Today, after weeks of getting very frustrated doing some machine appliqué, I realized that it is much, much easier with the dual feed foot up. Much. Too bad I figured this out near the end of the project. I always put the dual...
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July 13th 03 04:01 PM
by Nell Reynolds Go to last post
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Great Kind of Weekend (not OT at all!) by Debbi
What a weekend I have been having! 1) I participated in the Quilters Mall Hop. I won a $10 gift certificate from Quilt Something in ID. I got the Yellow Brick Road pattern. Came only 3 days after I ordered it! 2) Went to fuzzy slipper night at my LQS. This is held once a month, you bring any...
July 13th 03 04:26 PM
by frood Go to last post
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Bicycle clips by Sarah Curry
Like Roberta, I long ago gave up on the bicycle clips. A pain to put on, they never STAYED on right, they DO clank on the table, and why bother, when just rolling the quilt TIGHT works? Grins, Sairey (who hasn't quilted anything in so long ... but is obviously getting CLOSER :-) ) Roberta...
July 13th 03 04:29 PM
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Thanks! by C. Mathews
Carla here again! Thanks to you all, who wrote and commiserated with me. I had to laugh at some, and it really helped. Some of the smallest things help so much; the idea of winding more than one bobbin at a time. Why didn't I think of that??? I will be tackling that quilt today, with a fresh new...
July 13th 03 04:44 PM
by Sarah Curry Go to last post
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Q for longarm quilters by niasha
Sooo, how do you SITD on a longarm: block by block, Couple of blocks at a time, or do you stitch and then roll quilt to finish? -- Niasha "What doesn't kill you, defines you." "Kathy Applebaum" wrote in...
July 13th 03 05:12 PM
by Kathy Applebaum Go to last post
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