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Quilts, Quilt Books, Chocolate by Pat in Virginia
Yep, quilts, quilt books, and chocolate ... all in one lovely afternoon. It doesn't get much better than that, even on a very hot and humid day. A friend and I went for lunch yesterday, at the Trellis Restaurant in Williamsburg, Virginia ... kitchen of the famous Death By Chocolate Dessert and...
July 15th 03 03:18 AM
by SandySmth Go to last post
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Road Trip Results by frood
DD and I got back from our trip this afternoon, tired, but very happy. We pulled bolts and bolts of fabric from Randy's quilt shop http://www.randysquiltshop.com/index.html in Greensboro, NC. We kept the ladies very busy cutting and cutting lots of fabrics for DD's quilt. I think she picked a great...
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July 15th 03 04:31 AM
by LN \(remove NOSPAM\) Go to last post
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Quilting Thread question by Carol Wolfe
Hi Everyone. I have completed a top made of black and bright yellow, green, purple, red and blue. I am using a black batting and backing it with a tone on tone black. The top turned out beautiful. Now the question of how to quilt it. I plan on hand quilting it and since it is a sampler, I am...
July 15th 03 05:20 AM
by Dr. Quilter Go to last post
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don't eat the escolar! by Dr. Quilter
On the 4th I went to a nice restaurant here in Seattle, and ordered the escolar with greens. Turns out it is also called the ExLax fish, and boy is that name right! Within an hour of eating it I thought I was dying.... good thing is it goes away as soon as it appears, after you hit the bath. After...
July 15th 03 05:40 AM
by Dr. Quilter Go to last post
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aussies only by Dumpling
Hi Who or what is Jeff's Shed and where is it? ....Fran... On Mon, 14 Jul 2003 10:03:34 +1000, "earthmagic" wrote:
July 15th 03 09:33 AM
by earthmagic Go to last post
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Bernina 807 by Shona in NZ
Howdy all, Do any of you have a comment about the Bernina minimatic model 807? Is this a good machine to lug to classes and such and how much are they worth? TIA Shona in NZ
July 15th 03 10:06 AM
by Vivien &/or Tony Go to last post
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OT - Request for parents of babies by CNYstitcher
I will wheck with the parents that are upstairs at this time (our guests) - they have an 8motnh old daughter. Larisa Kathy wrote: Hi, I know this is an odd request. I am sewing a dress and panties outfit (McCalls 3994, you can see it here http://www.mccallspatterns.com) for my 3
July 15th 03 12:42 PM
by CNYstitcher Go to last post
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I'm off... by Sandy Foster
I'm leaving in a matter of minutes for a few days at Quilt Camp in the Pines, in deliciously cooler Flagstaff! It's my annual trip there, and I'll come home after overloading on quilty classes and "stuff". g Don't have *too* much fun without me, and rest assured that my two QIs and DH will be...
July 15th 03 01:32 PM
by AliceW Go to last post
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SM and serger manuals by CHARLES MURPHY
While searching for a manual for a friend I came across this website for SM and Serger manuals ....someone out there was looking recently. http://www.sewingmanuals.com/ -- Mauvice in Central WI USA
July 15th 03 02:23 PM
by Nana2B Go to last post
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To introduce myself by David & Barbara Schmidt
Howdy Megan! This is a great group! That quilt for your nephew sounds really cute! Babs (from the big D where it is getting blazingly hot!) Megan Vest wrote: My name is Megan Vest. I joined this newsgroup around the 4th and wanted to take a moment to introduce myself.
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July 15th 03 02:56 PM
by jules Go to last post
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Parkay flooring what? by QuiltShopHopper
A friend of mine said that my 4 inch squares of multicolored batiks looked like parkay flooring. Does that mean the margarine side of the toast hit the kitchen tiles face down? "Butter!" lifting the lid, "Parkay!" But seriously folks, does anyone know what parkay flooring is?
July 15th 03 02:57 PM
by Shawn Go to last post
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fell for it again-coda by [email protected]
fell for it again-coda Julia Altshuler asked: snip =A0=A0=A0=A0Here's the question for everybody: How do your rulers hold up over time? What do you to make them last? --- Check out metal rules with cork backings at any quality art supply store. The markings are...
July 15th 03 03:59 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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getting help by CNYstitcher
I am actually going to have help figuring out fabrics for my state fair quilt!! Kare, QofS helped me with the block that I will be using, and female friend that is staying here for a bit said that she will help me match fabrics.....yahoo!!!! And, I got some more sewing done on teh christening...
July 15th 03 04:03 PM
by Dannielle Beitzell Go to last post
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Have any of you ever tried Retro Clean? http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=3232462514&category=947 It is sold on E-Bay. I am selling it and just wanted to know if anyone of you have ever tried it. Any info would be appreciated. Rhea, in Texas
July 15th 03 04:21 PM
by Dannielle Beitzell Go to last post
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I made several sets last winter, thanks to Merry's careful guide in the instruction department. I gave one set to my dd's Torah School teacher for Hannukah. She just told me, last week, that every time she uses them, she thinks of my dd and that she uses them OFTEN!!... no better recommendation...
July 15th 03 06:11 PM
by LC aka Fiddy Go to last post
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another coupon for everyone-fell for it again by Mika
I had a 50% off coupon that was expiring on the 3rd so I went in that day. They had some fabric that I wanted on sale. But when I gave the coupon to the girl cutting the fabric she rang it up at regular price and said that with a coupon it automatically prices at regular price, that I can't get...
July 15th 03 06:58 PM
by Butterfly Go to last post
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The world got a bit smaller today... by Vivien &/or Tony
Kia Ora, Today I met a quilting buddy of Tutu's. Yes, that's right, a South African in NZ. What's more, she told me all the goss on said Tutu (nudge, nudge - for a FQ I'll tell you anything you want to know, heck, for a FQ and chocolate I'll make up anything you want to know - how'm I doing,...
July 15th 03 07:39 PM
by Tutu Haynes-Smart Go to last post
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Maple Leaf - Revisited by Jennifer Hepworth
Mardi, I don't understand why you would now want to put a 1" border around each block? It seems to me that ending up with a =BD" finished strip tagged on to each block only looks as though you want to avoid joining seams where there are points to match. If this is the case, then you could avoid...
July 15th 03 07:40 PM
by Jennifer Hepworth Go to last post
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Stack n Whack - Small sized quilts - Need help with yardage by Elisheva Bailey
Hi everyone! I just took a Stack n Whack class and we used Bethany's book on the subject. The book's smallest quilt makes 8 15" blocks. Our teacher gave us measurements on what size to cut the fabrics for making smaller quilts, but didn't have the yardage amounts. Has anyone ever figured out the...
July 15th 03 10:22 PM
by Nurse Ratched Go to last post
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Need camouflage fabric by AliceW
I am looking for a place to purchase desert camouflage fabric to make neck coolers for soldiers still overseas. I've looked online but can only find poly/cotton or canvas jungle camo - these have to be made from the desert camo - the shades of tans and browns. Any online site would be...
July 15th 03 11:07 PM
by AliceW Go to last post
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