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Two and 1/2 inch Squares by [email protected]
I have a lot of 2 1/2 inch squares that I have been saving. This is from left over material that has been made into quilts. What kind of block or quilt can I make with 4 sq's, 6 sq's, 8 sq's or 12 sq's. I can use some ideas if anyone has can help. Sandy$
August 2nd 17 12:28 AM
by Julia in MN[_5_] Go to last post
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All those 2 1/2 inch Squares by [email protected]
Well I did finish "Home on the Range" quilt top and it came out great. I did have a little trouble with the flying geese. I got out my box of 2 1/2 inch squares because I wanted to make 9 patch's for a quilt. I did make 21 of these 9 patches, using 2 colors, one was a contrast color. Now...
July 31st 17 10:21 PM
by Bobbie Sews More Go to last post
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Bucilla Special Edition Noah's Ark Stamped Tied Quilt Top #64005 by [email protected]
On Tuesday, March 24, 2015 at 3:26:40 AM UTC-7, wrote: I'm willing to scan and share electronically also I purchased Noah's Ark quilt for cross stitch at a yard sale. No floss chart or instructions available. I know this is a long shot but if you still have them available I...
July 25th 17 09:50 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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On The Range Quilt Top by [email protected]
Hello All, This is the next quilt that I have already started. It is a western theme of boots, saddles, horses, ropes and etc. Here is the address: www.loveofquilting.com/march-april-2017-pattern-on.the.range Now scroll down to "On The Range". Sometimes my computer does not...
July 21st 17 03:48 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Tin Lizzie 18 by Trixie
Does anyone have experience (good or bad) with a Tin Lizzie 18? I have a Handi-Quilter frame with a Juki 98 and am considering trading up. Any reviews will be greatly appreciated. Trixie
July 15th 17 01:10 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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OT The Pink Toenails of Shame by [email protected]
oooh, he is probably mad he has had to turn in his "man-cat card" with new pink toenails. Hoping the house effort continues moving forward! Ginger in CA On Sunday, July 9, 2017 at 2:08:53 PM UTC-7, Night Mist wrote: So the bank needed to copy some more papers, thus I was poking about in my...
July 15th 17 10:28 AM
by Night Mist Go to last post
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Lavender Love Quilt (renamed Blue Gold Love) by [email protected]
Hello All, Well I finished all my hot pads, think there were 17 hot pads made. I was going through some of my stash fabrics and found two fabrics that were the same design but just different background colors and got the idea of making another Lavender Love quilt which I made a few months...
July 10th 17 07:41 PM
by Brian Christiansen Go to last post
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More about the wonderclips by Brian Christiansen
I finished the pants, sort of. I decided to go with the elastic in the pants, but I cannot actually do that until I buy the elastic, but I did sew the crotch seam and make a casing for the elastic. I looked at the seams, and what I originally did was the suggestion made that I make it into a...
July 9th 17 06:37 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Hot Pads by [email protected]
Hello All, Well after making 2 more butterfly quilt tops, each being smaller than the previous one because I made a mistake while cutting them out. Instead of cutting out 5 1/2 inch squares, I instead cut some 5 inch squares and it was only after I had cut 15 sets of these discovered my...
June 27th 17 03:59 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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The quilt I am repairing by Brian Christiansen
I have talked several times about a quilt I am repairing, and just thought I would say some stuff about the progress of it. It is kinda going slowly, but that is because I sew on a replacement square, then let it sit for a while (sometimes a few days, sometimes as much as a few weeks), but I...
June 25th 17 10:45 AM
by Brian Christiansen Go to last post
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pencil marks on quilt tops by [email protected]
The "Fons & Porter Mechanical Pencil" IS wonderful!! You can get regular or white lead. It has an eraser, on it. I've had mine for years & love it. However; still trying to figure out WHY I grabbed a "Regular Pencil" not even a #2 type,the other day & now have ironed in, very dark, markings on my...
June 24th 17 10:04 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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family reunion preparation by [email protected]
Hi friends, I am preparing square muslin blocks for my family to put their handprints on and their signature, and then I will create a quilt or table-cloth with the squares. need an idea how to do this. one idea is to trace their handprint with sharpie...? one idea is to use acrylic paint on...
June 24th 17 05:54 AM
by Bobbie Sews More Go to last post
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Different Butterfly Quilt by [email protected]
This quilt is not the batik material that I used before. This time I just used 2-5 1/2 inch print squares for front wings, then another 2-5 1/2 inch solid/or mini print squares of contrasting material for back wings and then drew a line crosswise on each 2 1/2 inch white Kona material squares(need...
June 12th 17 03:34 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Butterfly Batik Quilt by [email protected]
Hello Barbara, Thank you for your comments about making quilts. Is this the only quilt or fabric newsgroup that you know of?? It just seem like some have left our newsgroup. Just hope Brian never leaves because I depend on his help so much. Sandy$
June 7th 17 04:36 AM
by Brian Christiansen Go to last post
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Kindred Pinwheel by [email protected]
Have a couple of comments to make about this quilt. They should of spent more time developing the pattern as there is too much waste of background material. The way the pinwheels are made, when you sew them together as blocks, some of your points are actually sewn off when you connect the blocks....
June 3rd 17 04:11 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Bucilla Special Edition Noah's Ark Stamped Tied Quilt Top #64005 by [email protected]
I'm looking for the instructions to the noah's ark baby crib quilt top but the one I have had hearts on the bottom and 2 little birds to the right upper side if you have these instructions could I possibly get a copy...i would need the thread color...thank you if you could email me...
May 27th 17 03:00 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Dizzy Daisy Quilt by [email protected]
This is what I am working on right now. To make one block You start out with 4-5 inch prints, 8-2 1/2 inch white squares and 4-2 1/2 inch squares of yellow or color of your choice for the centers. Take a pencil/ruler and draw a line diagonally on all the 2 1/2 inch squares. Now take a 5 inch...
May 4th 17 05:39 PM
by Brian Christiansen Go to last post
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Just a Simple Patch Quilt by [email protected]
Have been saving 4 inch, 3 1/2 inch, 3 inch and 2 1/2 inch squares for some time now. I take my left over pieces of material from my made quilts and cut them into what ever size squares the material allows. Right now I have only enough 4 inch squares to make a small quilt of mixed colors. I...
April 24th 17 03:59 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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25 Patch Stars Quilt by [email protected]
Found this in Connecting Threads flyer like two years ago and graphed it out only to find it on www.quiltercache.com Think it is under the A's. It is 15 inch blocks. I am using different colors in each block for the first row and then moving the blocks around so they are not in the same place...
April 4th 17 02:15 PM
by Bobbie Sews More Go to last post
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More wonder clips and more random stuff by Brian Christiansen
I ordered the wonder clips, and Amazon's estimate is that it will arrive between the 19th and the 29th, but other orders from Amazon have gotten to me faster than their estimate. I think my first project when I get them will be to finish the pants I talked about. The inseams are made with...
March 22nd 17 01:43 AM
by Night Mist Go to last post
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