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RUG MUGS AND MORE by [email protected]
Has any one on this news group ever made what is called Rug Mugs/Mug Rugs. They are about 10 inches long by 6-8 inches wide finished. They hold a cup of coffee/tea and a cookies or two. I have been thinking of making a couple of quilted sets of 4 or 6 for a couple of friends for Christmas. I...
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Shirley's Diamond Wedding by pat on the green
Huge congratulations and good wishes for your (and your husband's) 60th anniversary. I hope you have a lovely day and share loads of memories. Pat on the green
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Any Quilting being done? by Bobbie Sews More
"Julia in MN" wrote in message ... On 10/26/2014 11:23 AM, Bobbie Sews More wrote: I haven't been quilting but I've been checking out some of the quilting books to get ideas. Hope others have been getting quilts ready for winter. Barbara in hot...
October 28th 14 01:11 PM
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I need a manual for an Necchi Alco a709-5 by Angela Lowry
I found a portable Necchi Alco a709-5 machine but not familiar with this machine. I fix donated machines to give to young or needy sewers. Mostly I have stuck to Singers but this was a curbside find in a case with cords, bobbin, and looks fine. I just need to oil her and find some papers to...
October 5th 14 01:34 AM
by Julia in MN[_5_] Go to last post
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Sewing machines recommended for quilting and doing general sewing??? by Sandy from Alexandria
What do you like about your machine and/or dislike? Which machines would you stay away from and why? Live in the USA and am not real mechanically minded!! Are those of you with electronic machines with touch pads happy with your machines? Have you had problems creating costly expenses? Can I get a...
September 24th 14 04:28 AM
by Taria Go to last post
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Little Foot foundation packets by Ginger in CA[_2_]
Wondering if anyone has used them before? Wondering of anyone has a Hunter's Star packet in their stash they no longer want and would consider rehoming it? Have a peace-filled/piece-filled day, Ginger in CA ]
September 24th 14 04:23 AM
by Taria Go to last post
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OT Apples, Spike, and a raccoon by NightMist
So we processed a half bushel of apples the other day and as a space saving measure set a crock pot cooking apple butter on a counter upstairs. You see my kitchen is an add on to the house, and upstairs is a former kitchen from the old duplex days. The roof of the real kitchen is just outside...
September 24th 14 04:14 AM
by Taria Go to last post
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My pfaff 7550 foot won't go down easily. I can help it down but it doesn't go by Kathy[_4_]
down by itself. Is there some thing I can clean or oil to make it work? --
September 22nd 14 01:27 AM
by Mary in Rock Island IL[_2_] Go to last post
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PENNSYLVANIA NATIONAL QUILT EXTRAVAGANZA XXI by [email protected]
http://www.quiltfest.com/activities.asp?id=4
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Fall Wall Hanging Done by [email protected]
My fall flowers wall hanging is done. It came out pretty good but was a little disappointed because I made the leaves a little bigger than neccessary for the size of flowers used. One stem was too long, so I added two more leaves which fixed that problem. If you don't see me post for a...
September 17th 14 06:31 PM
by Bobbie Sews More Go to last post
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old vs new quilting books by Brian[_3_]
I have 2 different quilting books on my Kindle e-reader, one called "Quilts/Their Story and how to make them" by Marie D Webster, published in 1916, that I got from gutenburg.org. The other called "Quilting Techniques for Beginners: learning how to quilt" by Elizabeth Betts, published in 2013,...
September 7th 14 10:14 PM
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Fall Flower Wall Hanging and More by [email protected]
Just finished a small crib quilt top with baby design prints in pinks, greens, yellows and a few baby blues. These were 10 inch blocks which I cut into 5 inch squares, then put an inner border of pink and outer border of pastel yellow. Now I am working on a wall hanging of fall floral...
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Can you see me by AllisonH
I can see you in Canada! This is my first posting with aioe too - I didn't want to renew the paid subscription with my previous subscriber so I was really happy to see the recommendations for free newsreaders. let's see if this goes through! Allison in Montreal
September 5th 14 05:00 PM
by pat on the green Go to last post
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Rich vs. poor by Brian[_3_]
I have been rereading the book "Quilts/their story and how to make them" that I talked about in my recent post, or at least the history portion, as I find that part very interesting. One thing that it doesn't talk about directly, but is sort of alluded to in several places is how...
August 27th 14 11:11 AM
by pat on the green Go to last post
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Bye for now. by Shirley
Well dear friends it looks as if I shall be losing you. My ISP have said they are dropping Usenet in 5 days time. I asked them if they were dropping the amount I pay since I am losing part of the service. Alas I did not get a reply. My son is also with the same provider and is looking at other...
August 25th 14 10:34 PM
by Lizzy Taylor Go to last post
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Quilting nightmare -- literally by Julia in MN[_5_]
A few nights ago, I dreamed that I had arrived at a quilting retreat at a location about 3 hours from where I live. After I got there, I realized that I had the patterns for the projects I wanted to work on, but I had left the fabric and my sewing machine at home. I had to turn around and go...
August 21st 14 12:50 AM
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is anyone left here? by Taria
Just wondering. Give a check in if you are still here. Maybe if others realize folks still check here they might post? Taria
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August 20th 14 04:55 AM
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Garden Quilt Update by [email protected]
Hello Quilters I need to make a correction on the Garden quilt top. I was saying 12 half squares when I should of been saying flying geese in each block. I was thinking flying geese but saying half-squares. Sorry about that. Has anyone else done this before, saying one thing but meaning...
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August 16th 14 09:54 PM
by pat on the green Go to last post
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Finally the Flower Garden Quilt Top by [email protected]
This quilt top is from "The Quilter Magazine" year 2013. I have already cut out the 30 sets of pieces that make up the quilt top. Yesterday I started sewing the blocks to gather. This is a challenge for me because there are 12 half squares in each block, two different sizes. Progress is slow...
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Businesses by Brian[_3_]
Recently I posted about a youtube video about making a cell phone cover (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=axqDa__c9Zg). I then made a cover for my phone that is slightly smaller and a cover for my kindle that is slightly bigger than the pattern in the video. A while after that, I was paying...
August 8th 14 06:32 AM
by Brian[_3_] Go to last post
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