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Baseball Swaps by Butterfly
DD here for the Butterfly. Where is the Baseball Quilt Swap Group? Computer swap meant we lost the link. Apologies to all for DM neglecting her lurker duties.
February 23rd 17 05:33 PM
by Nann[_2_] Go to last post
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4 rules of quilting by Brian Christiansen
I added the 4 rules of quilting. For these I changed my 4-panel format to a 1-panel format. My strip is he https://www.flickr.com/photos/brian0908/albums/72157680223526176. -- Brian Christiansen
February 22nd 17 02:09 PM
by Brian Christiansen Go to last post
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Squash Blossom Quilt by [email protected]
This is my next quilt block called Squash Blossom and is 18 inches square. I am doing mine in Native American colors of turquoise, native print that has several colors for the center. This quilt will also have sashing. The quilt can be made as large and wide as you want by just increasing the...
February 21st 17 03:37 PM
by Bobbie Sews More Go to last post
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4-panel manga by Brian Christiansen
I attempting a 4-panel manga, which can be found he https://www.flickr.com/photos/brian0908/albums/72157680223526176 (I hope the second one is not too racy). Well, anyway, for my next installment, I was thinking of adapting one or more of the following jokes:...
February 20th 17 07:31 PM
by Brian Christiansen Go to last post
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Jump Ring Quilt by [email protected]
If you go to Missouri Star Quilt Company and then scroll down to You Tube, then ask to see Jump Ring Quilt it will take you to the tutorial. Just follow the directions and watch Jenny. Question for Brian not quilt related. How hard is it to set up your Kindle to read books as I am thinking of...
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February 13th 17 08:06 PM
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BarryTrickett by [email protected]
Does Barry trickett still travel about selling Liberty fabric? He used to come to Cornwall but have been unable to find anything recent about him. Can anyone help please? Deedee
February 13th 17 03:11 PM
by Nann[_2_] Go to last post
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Sailboat Quilt and More by [email protected]
Where has everyone gone as my Christmas greeting was the last post?? Just finished a sailboat quilt for a boys bed. Think the pattern came from McCall's quilting. It had 4-half squares for the sails. A rectangle with another 2 half squares on each end for the boat. Found some material that...
February 4th 17 07:27 PM
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Wonder Clips vs. portfolio clips by Brian Christiansen
I am considering getting either Wonder Clips or Porfolio clips to use instead of pins, at least in some applications. I first looked into ordering them online from Joanns or Office Depot respectively, then actually picking them instore (I can do that for both so I did not factor shipping...
February 1st 17 09:03 PM
by Bobbie Sews More Go to last post
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Print your own graph paper by Kathy Applebaum
From time to time people ask for sites to print their own graph paper. I just got a link to a site with lots of neat printable papers, including graph paper: http://www.printablepaper.net/category/graph NAYY, but I'll be bookmarking it. -- Kathy A. (Woodland, CA) Queen of Fabric Tramps
December 28th 16 03:28 PM
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Merry, Merry Christmas and Happy New Year by [email protected]
Right now I am taking a couple of months off on quilt making. This will keep me from having a burnt out. Both of my sewing machines are in the shop for repair and cleaning. I feel like My right arm is missing and yesterday I took most of my quilt scraps left over from other quilts and either cut...
December 26th 16 09:50 PM
by Bobbie Sews More Go to last post
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Hoping to find lost applique quilt pattern by [email protected]
On Saturday, September 14, 1996 at 1:00:00 AM UTC-6, Clyde Ward wrote: Years ago I ordered a set of patterns for an appliqued Friendship Quilt from the magazine "American Home Crafts" Summer 1978 issue. It is a child size quilt with a dozen children of various nationalities detailed in ...
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Pictures of quilt I am repairing by Brian Christiansen
At my flickr account, https://www.flickr.com/photos/brian0908/albums, I just posted some pictures of the quilt I am repairing, in the first album, called quilt progress. I also put a comment under each one that describes what the picture is of. I thought I might have to delete some pictures,...
December 16th 16 05:28 AM
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weight of new home 445 by Brian Christiansen
I have a New Home 445, and I was wondering how much it weighs. It is from the early 60's I think. I have been unable to find its weight online. Based on how much it costs to ship one via UPS standard ground, 33.75 (based on the shipping costs an for one on ebay), it appears to be between 30...
December 9th 16 05:04 PM
by Brian Christiansen Go to last post
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Rhoda E. Wicker's passing by Elizabeth Bennefeld
I am Rhoda E. Wicker's daughter. I am writing back to follow up on previous, recent messages concerning her health. My mother passed away quietly, in her sleep, about two months from her admission under Hospice to a care facility a fifteen-minute drive from our home.. She died this past Tuesday,...
December 3rd 16 06:39 AM
by Elizabeth Bennefeld Go to last post
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From Sea to Shinning Sea by [email protected]
This is my newest quilt and there were a lot of squares and rectangles to cut out. I used 5 different blues; light, medium and dark and 5 different beige,cream and very light tans. When sewn together it makes a rectangular block. I did not use fat quarters but brought 3/4 yds. to 1 yards pieces of...
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Repairing a quilt, part 2 by Brian Christiansen
Some months ago, I made a post about repairing a quilt that my grandmother had made when I was really little (I think when I was born). I took a look at it, and it requires a bit more work than I originally thought, but I decided to repair it any way. In fact, at one point I considered buying...
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Lavender Love Quilt by [email protected]
This is the quilt I have just started on. My colors are different as I am using two prints that are the same but different colors. One a pale yellow background print and the other light blue print. Think I should name mine the Sashing Love Quilt because there is sashing in the blocks and sashing in...
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Teaching Quilting by Brian Christiansen
This is kind of a test message, as I am setting up thunderbird for reading news groups, and seeing if it is "better" than XPN newsreader. Well, anyway, this video, from man sewing, one of my favorite you tube channels (perhaps I will do a future post about...
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Jumping for Joy or Rather Jumping for Floristas by [email protected]
This quilt is in Quiltmaker magazine Nov/Dec 2016 issue. They show it as a throw but I will make more blocks and am making it wider and longer. These are 9 inch blocks. Original shows frogs but I am making my quilt floral that's why I renamed it. I may put two inner borders on it, one a 2 inch...
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Writing my name by Brian Christiansen
I am not announcing that I finally learned how to write my name, I have known how to do that for several years now. However, I think that on the quilt I have talked about repairing, and am currently in the process of doing, instead of making my label that says "Ruth Sherwoood, 1961, Brian...
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