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Happy Dance! by Diana Curtis
Please join me in a happy dance for a finished Meghan's Garden quilt. Who would have thought that for a few years before I joined RCTQ I thought I would never make, let alone finish a quilt again! I found practical tips, and encouragement here, and more ... The picture is in the unfiled photos...
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October 25th 03 07:45 PM
by Diana Curtis Go to last post
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Attn- Kirby's mom Alice by The HairyFacedOnes 'N Me
The latest Hancock's of Paducah catalog has- on page 73- he most darling fabric with Westies on it! I'm not a great fan of "doggie" prints, but this is really cute! Leslie & Furbabies The HairyFacedOnes 'N Me- My dogs aren't my whole life... they make my life whole. RCTQ- Houston 2004..... A...
October 25th 03 07:24 PM
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Pattern Request by purlytoo
Does anyone know where I can find a pattern called Wandering Jew? It was in Quilt magazine around Spring 86. Your help will be greatly appreciated. TIA -- Purlytoo
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October 25th 03 05:54 PM
by Dr. Quilter Go to last post
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another question by Dr. Quilter
A while ago I saw in one of those catalogues with cute presents that get sent do my house for some ungodly reason, a cute star made of fleece to wrap a baby. Legs, arms and head go into the 5 triangles. I figure I can probably make one easily for Sofia, with some cute fleece and some binding...
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October 25th 03 05:43 PM
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machine quilting curves by Dr. Quilter
question for you experience machine quilters. I bought a new sewing machine, because the tension of my 1968's SINGER was beyond regulation. Got a sewing machine table, but I was still having trouble, so Fer cut the legs so it would be exactly at the same level as the old one. I am still having...
October 25th 03 05:38 PM
by Dr. Quilter Go to last post
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The Fabric Debate by Marcella Tracy Peek
I know we've debated chain store v. quilt shop fabric to death. :-) But, I came across an interesting article on the subject in an exerpt posted on Jane Sassaman's website (worth a visit all in itself) It certainly won't end the debate but it was interesting...
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October 25th 03 05:18 PM
by Dr. Quilter Go to last post
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SM throat question by Dr. Quilter
The throat of my new SM (if that is how you call the place through where the feed dogs come up) is quite wide. The foot it came with is wide enough to cover them, but also too wide to sew a 1/4" seam. If I put my narrower feet in to piece with a quilter's seam, will the fabric get eaten? It...
October 25th 03 05:16 PM
by Dr. Quilter Go to last post
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Joann's 50% off coupon by CHARLES MURPHY
Joann's is having a midnight madness sale 5-9 Friday and 8-12 on Saturday.....there is a coupon, should be on their website for 50% off for 12-9 on Saturday..... If not I can send it to you. Mauvice in Central WI.
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October 25th 03 05:15 PM
by Neeej Go to last post
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presser foot by AlenasMom
mine won't stay down enough to hold fabric! HELP -- Lina Alena born July 1st, 2003 www.maternalinstinctscanada.com validate the email address before sending.
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October 25th 03 04:06 PM
by Diana Curtis Go to last post
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Been gone--but need OT christmas help by Gerrycam1
My DH worked with American guys who had jeans so tough they stood up when you washed them, like the ones he remembered from his youth. Can you suggest any brand names that I could lookfor on the internet to buy him for Christmas? Thanks so much Gerry in Scotland
October 25th 03 03:27 PM
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What is going on with Micros**t? by Piglet
It doesn't come from Microsoft; it's a virus sent by folks who, to say the least, don't wish the folks in Redmond well. If Microsoft could, by edict, end viruses, I'm sure they'd be happy to do so. --pig On 10/23/03 11:10 PM, opined:
October 25th 03 02:53 PM
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OT - Lame joke (spew, beverage, etc warnings) by Kathy Applebaum
An oldie, but it still makes me smile... Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson go on a camping trip. After a good dinner and a bottle of wine, they retire for the night, and go to sleep. Some hours later, Holmes wakes up and nudges his faithful friend. "Watson, look up at the sky and tell me what you...
October 25th 03 03:29 AM
by Martha in IN Go to last post
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It started with a UFO by Joan
I needed a paper piecing project to do while I was waiting for the project I really wanted to do, but I couldn't do that project yet, so I found an old UFO, and one thing led to another. Popser explains in his new story. Joan Story #232: "Little Houses, Little Houses," and the quilt,...
October 25th 03 02:40 AM
by Susanne Go to last post
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OT - You know it's spring when.... by Sharon Harper
You see a wild duck on the lawn outside the front door and go to say hello only to discover her bending way forward and showing off about 8 babies! Makes you go all smooshie! -- Sharon From Melbourne Australia (Qof DU) http://www.geocities.com/shazrules/index.html Member of the Houston 2004 Party...
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October 25th 03 02:37 AM
by Pati Cook Go to last post
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Rag Quilts with Binding by JoyceG in WA
I've recently been working on some rag quilts, mainly because it's something I can finish in a reasonable amount of time. I've noticed some rag quilts in the LQSs that have traditional binding, and others that have the snipped and frayed edges. I was wondering if using binding on the edges is...
October 25th 03 02:34 AM
by Pat in Virginia Go to last post
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test by Mary
Just testing
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October 25th 03 02:07 AM
by Pati Cook Go to last post
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stitching and not reading by juliasb(nospam)
Well today has been another of the message catch up days. What wonderful reading here and so relaxing too. I have been stitching away again. Though it does seem that I always have a needle in hand doing something I have really made some good progress by doing steady work. The binding on the GMFG...
October 25th 03 12:00 AM
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My Happy Dance by Sindir
Well, my first ever quilt is done!!! My binding looks pretty good in the front, but if you turn it over it's pretty uneven. The stitching leaves something to be desired. I machine stitched the front half and then turned it and finished it by hand. I'm sure I'll get better at that as I...
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October 24th 03 11:15 PM
by Pat in Virginia Go to last post
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A Quilter's Eulogy--by her daughter by Connie Einarson
My friend Carol Ann writes a column for her local paper. This is this week's column: Riding the Prairie Winds By Carol Ann Jones Missing Mom Last night I found a wooden baseball bat, the one Mom used to use to kill mice when we lived on the farm. She was wicked with that thing. The
October 24th 03 11:06 PM
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Off to the Stars-piecing tip by KittyG
I found myself getting really frustrated with my little lone stars, there was not enough overlap on the edges to keep the points from getting eaten...I went ahead and worked on the center blocks. I have those done noe and I'm off to the stars. Again. I really love these things but the dread of...
October 24th 03 11:01 PM
by Joanna Go to last post
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