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Hug Quilt Pati update by Sandy E
Howdy! Wasn't that a hoot? And "where are they, now?" It was a good project (doubled), w/ good intentions, and, finally, good results. Cheers! R/Sandy
November 16th 11 07:43 PM
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Pati update by Jeri
On 11/15/2011 2:18 AM, Sunny wrote: I'm up to my eyeballs with the Advent banner and trying to get a few things done for a craft fair. BUT ... if the HUG has to start over, I'll make several blocks and send them. Patriotic? I can do that I think. I'll start working on them later this week -- just...
November 15th 11 09:18 PM
by Louise in Iowa Go to last post
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Pati update by Sharon
On Nov 15, 3:18*am, Sunny wrote: I'm up to my eyeballs with the Advent banner and trying to get a few things done for a craft fair. BUT ... if the HUG has to start over, I'll make several blocks and send them. Patriotic? I can do that I think. I'll start working on them...
November 15th 11 01:44 PM
by Sharon Go to last post
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Oh Happy Happy Happy Day!!!!!!!! by Butterfly-Wings
DD left this AM to go back to work. Yes, to WORK!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! She starts 'training' for the plane she'll be flying, tomorrow. Plane seats 50/60 passengers. She has flown this type of aircraft before so it's "this is how we operate" type of training. She will be co-pilot to start. Foot is in...
November 15th 11 07:27 AM
by Sunny[_2_] Go to last post
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Christmas mini by Karen, Queen of Squishies
Finished! http://tinyurl.com/85qfjup Karen, Queen of Squishies
November 14th 11 04:37 PM
by Roberta[_3_] Go to last post
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Large unquilted areas by shorti
I am presently designing a quilt and have a problem, and since my mother has passed away recently, I need to ask someone else for help. The quilt will have two areas that would look best if they had no visible quilting. I know that large areas without quilting will have tearing and bunching of the...
November 11th 11 11:12 PM
by Marcella Peek Go to last post
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Home from US and Houston... by Bronnie[_2_]
As you may have read in Sandy's report on Houston, she and I met up for a quick lunch. Unfortunately I was really sick for the most of the days in Houston with a flu type bug DH and I picked up in New Orleans the previous week. All those festival crowds. That city really rocks at Halloween g. ...
November 11th 11 07:09 PM
by Kate T. Go to last post
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backing fabric? by Janner
OK, probably a daft question, but what is the difference between "normal" quilting fabric and backing fabric? I know that the width is larger, so why can't it be used on the top? Janner France
November 11th 11 01:52 PM
by Mary Go to last post
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batting suggestions? by Leslie & The Furbabies in MO.
When I made my mom's chemo quilt I wanted super soft, so I used Minkee for the backing. That stuff is amazing... glorious! It's fairly heavy/thick, so maybe flannel would be good used as a batting layer just to stabilize the quilt a bit??? Who are the parents of this mystery baby? Can we...
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November 10th 11 07:14 PM
by Leslie & The Furbabies in MO. Go to last post
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that message board by Ms P[_2_]
I'm sure some of you know which one I'm talking about. I'm beginning to feel like I'm being followed around by the mods and picked at. Today I got an "infraction" for my signature lines. I had a post removed because I called a quilt somebody asked me to repair a "cheap Chinese import." (I'll...
November 10th 11 05:20 PM
by Taria Go to last post
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Ping Steven: bad weather by Polly Esther[_5_]
We get anxious about hurricanes around here - and our weather guys are upset about Alaska having a 'snow' (?) hurricane with winds up to 100 mph. Please let us know that you are not in harm's way and have prepared for loss of power and are staying safe. Polly
November 10th 11 08:00 AM
by Steven Cook Go to last post
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Book Review "Reasons for Quilts" by Edyta Sitar by Ms P[_2_]
The fabric pusher brought that book the last time we had a sew in. Most of the quilts are just spectacular but without knowing which quilt patterns are on the CD I passed on the book. I may get it some time later. Ms P "Susan Laity Price" wrote in message...
November 10th 11 12:58 AM
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batting suggestions? by Roberta[_3_]
Old well-washed flannel. Soft doesn't have to be thick. And thick, after you quilt it, tends to get a bit stiff. And if you really want cuddly, maybe use just a layer of really good fleece on the back with no batting. Roberta in D On Mon, 7 Nov 2011 12:53:00 -0800, "Taria"...
November 9th 11 04:44 PM
by Donna[_7_] Go to last post
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OT Still chugging along here by NightMist
Still have a hole in my belly, and I'm not up to jumping jacks yet, but I am still here and plugging along. Had a doctor's appointment last Tuesday. The main Doctor was out of the country so I saw one of the doctors under him. Since I asked she gave a list of the drugs they want to give me...
November 8th 11 07:43 PM
by oldhag[_3_] Go to last post
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OT Exactly Which Deity is ticked Off? by NightMist
Allow me to repeat myself from a previous post... AGH! AGH! AGH! AGH! Where is that freaking barn door? I NEED to kick the stupid thing to splinters! The latest horror visited upon me and mine? My grandson Damien has a MRSA infection.
November 8th 11 02:51 PM
by Tia Mary Go to last post
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batting suggestions? by Maureen Wozniak
On Mon, 7 Nov 2011 14:53:00 -0600, Taria wrote (in article ): What is your recommendation for the softest batting ever for a small cuddly baby quilt? Taria Mountain Mist White Rose is one of my favorites. And also Hobbs 80/20. Maureen
November 8th 11 01:51 PM
by Maureen Wozniak Go to last post
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OT Scandal! by NightMist
Now we know who Miss Piggy is _really_ pining for! The cad was married, and no doubt just led her on and left her. Proof on video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mMaddT3PoTQ&feature=related Just watch to the end. There is some serious lip to plush action going on there. NightMist
November 8th 11 05:35 AM
by claudia Go to last post
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Happy Times for Nightmist by Polly Esther[_5_]
I remember well the weeks I spent post-surgery with limited attention span, limited energy and Violent boredom. Let's give her a list of things she can do that won't be harmful and will make her feel like she's accomplishing something. Mine: shove a bar stool comfortably close to the...
November 8th 11 12:19 AM
by IMS[_6_] Go to last post
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Leather Quilts by Brian[_3_]
The exercise mat that I made and showed posted a picture of a few months ago was not working so well. The reason was that there was not enough padding and I could feel the non-slip carpet stuff when I put any weight on it. I think I got it fixed, but I will not really know until we use the...
November 7th 11 12:15 PM
by Roberta[_3_] Go to last post
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OT - aubergine/ eggplant recipes please by Jo Gibson[_3_]
Hello friend, Due to some clever substitution with my online grocery order, I now have twice as many aubergines/eggplants as I was expecting. What is your favourite recipe please? Cheers, Jo in Scotland
November 5th 11 10:42 PM
by Sandy E Go to last post
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