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TANish...Paint Stain? by [email protected]
I need some help. We painted barn boards (don't ask) last weekend, and I ended up with a big blob of paint on the butt of my brand new jeans. I washed the whole load, my clothes, dh's and dd's clothes together in cold water, and none of the paint came out. Can you think of a way to spot treat...
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January 22nd 05 12:47 AM
by me Go to last post
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OT - That caramel recipe by Johanna Gibson
Hello, This is from my Better Homes and Gardens cookbook, so I will put American terms on the left and UK terms in parentheses. I didn't weigh things as I went, so I hope the UK folks interested have a US measuring cup in the house! Caramels: 1 cup butter (a standard package of butter in the UK...
January 21st 05 10:31 PM
by Johanna Gibson Go to last post
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Bernina Wallpaper Quilt Use? by [email protected]
I found this "wallpaper quilt" at Bernina's USA Site: http://www.berninausa.com/project_detail.jsp?CONTENT%3C%3Ecnt_id=10134198673259455&FOLDER%3C%3Efolder_id=9852723696501697&ASSORTMENT%3C%3East_id=1408474395181831&bmUID=1106125756203 Basically, one cuts the pieces without any seam allowance,...
January 21st 05 07:37 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Send me a toddler by Polly Esther
I need one to make something sticky. Because I bring to quilting some minor challenges - one eye, weak knees and a limited attention span, to mention a few, I thought it would be very helpful to have a real cover on my design wall. Up until now, it was covered with $1 a yard polyester terry cloth....
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January 21st 05 06:02 PM
by georg Go to last post
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Treadles on SQ 1/20/05 by Pat in Virginia
Heads up, you sleepy heads on the NA sunset coast! Today's Simply Quilts show featured Treadle SM. the guest (Donna Something?) explained how to clean and restore the SM. She demonstrated how she quilts on the treadle. She even taught how to make ruffles on it. Way cool. If you hurry you might...
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January 21st 05 05:36 PM
by Ellison Go to last post
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great read by DQLTS
"The Courage to Dream" by Margaret Daley Its a love story with a quilt shop in the story line. Just thought I'd pass it along if anyone wants this copy let me know first email gets the book. Diana in dallas
January 21st 05 05:08 PM
by DQLTS Go to last post
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OT giggle by maryd
This is a true story If you have children you will probably relate to this father. As ham sandwiches go, it was perfection. A thick slab of ham, a fresh bun crisp lettuce and plenty of expensive, light brown, gourmet mustard. The corners of my jaw aching in anticipation, I carried it to the ...
January 21st 05 04:51 PM
by TwinMom Go to last post
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OT - time for an update by Queen of Squishies
I have survived driving in all kinds of Midwest weather for 12 days, some of which scared me to death. But I did it! : ) DH's blood is coming into the range they want it, but very slowly. That's fine, I know this will work itself out. He has lost a great deal of the use of his right arm. He's...
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January 21st 05 04:08 PM
by Sandy Foster Go to last post
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pout: can't do any stitching well today by Monique Reed
Because my dear QI kitty Mir accidentally bit the h**l out of my left index finger (right through the first joint) and it is infected and swollen like a sausage. I've got ten days of antibiotics thanks to that little furball. (I've been researching the joint problems, meningitis, tendinitis,...
January 21st 05 03:29 PM
by nana2b Go to last post
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OT behave yourselves by Don/Gen
I leave Tues. for vacation----behave yourselves while I'm gone. I'm going to Clermont, FL to spend a few days with a cousin I haven't seen in 24 years. My DH will come down on Sat., and on Sun. we leave for a cruise. The first one, so am really looking forward to it. Gen
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January 21st 05 03:14 PM
by DDM Go to last post
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Thread colors for MQ (long) by Pat in Virginia
some time ago someone here asked about using more than one color quilting thread on a quilt. I said that while I had never done it, I thought it would work okay. HA! I inadvertently lied. Since then I noticed that my little Down Under Santa WH has at least 4 colors of thread. Yesterday I was...
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January 21st 05 02:01 PM
by Maureen Wozniak Go to last post
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O. MY. GOSH. Suprise S.E.X. !! by hfw
Had to go pick up a batt I'd ordered at a not so local QS, so figured I'd go to the JoAnn's up that way with my coupon. Get there and they're not honoring the coupons...because everything in the store is at least 40% off! Fabrics were a 2 yd minimum, at 60% off, or 70% if you finished a bolt....
January 21st 05 01:51 PM
by Maureen Wozniak Go to last post
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"Formal" quilts by Jeri Jo A. Redman
Sounds like she may be thinking Crazy Quilt. They can be quite elegant. Whoohoo! Dreamweaver "WhansaMi" wrote in message ... A mostly lurker seeking advice: I'm trying to get a headstart on my Christmas gifts this year. ...
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January 21st 05 09:59 AM
by Carol Schwaderer Dickinson Go to last post
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OT-sort of - Scorch removal help by Marlys in Indiana
Since all of you gals are so brilliant and talented in so many ways of quilting and ways of the world, I really need help. Did I butter you up enough???? I really am at my wits end - and it does take a lot for me to reach that point. I just put together a quilt top for one of my grandsons and was...
January 21st 05 04:50 AM
by Sharon Harper Go to last post
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Quilting Software ... by Jim Hughes
Good Morning ... I sure would appreciate your advice regarding quilting software. My wife is now 'into' quilting, and I would like to purchase quilting software to assist in her efforts. Your advice, as quilters, will sure make my task easier, as you have been down that road, and have used...
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January 21st 05 04:42 AM
by Julia in MN Go to last post
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Washing Rag Quilts by Shirley Ellen
Hi everyone I haven't been here for a while but I was going back through the threads and know you were discussing rag quilts back there a bit but it didn't quite answer the question I have. I just made my first rag quilt. It turned out awesome I think.. although it doesn't look so good in photos....
January 21st 05 02:51 AM
by Alice M. Bonnell Go to last post
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my sewing machine is sick by Marijke
Sigh. My Husqvarna Iris is in the sewing machine hospital right now. Something is wonky with her bobbin. I'll find out tomorrow the prognosis and the cost, but please, spare a thought for poor Iris, all by herself among sewing machines and sergers she's never met before. She had only just begun...
January 21st 05 02:27 AM
by Carolyn McCarty Go to last post
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Amish quilts by bdiane
Check out: hs1733 which is the quilt on: http://www.amishcountrylanes.com/IEversion.shtml?index It is gorgeous!
January 21st 05 02:21 AM
by Carolyn McCarty Go to last post
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OT DMIL update by maryd
The double by-pass surgery went well. They are keeping her in a drug induced coma for about 3 hours to make sure there is no bleeding. They don't want her to wake up and have to be put back under if they need to go back in. Thanks for all the prayers and...
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January 21st 05 02:13 AM
by Carolyn McCarty Go to last post
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Another request by maryd
DMIL had a serious heart attack yesterday and one during the night. She was flown to the nearest medical center and is scheduled for open heart surgery tomorrow. She is 84. DH is gathering things together and will be leaving here this...
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January 21st 05 01:03 AM
by Musicmaker Go to last post
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