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Forum: Quilting July 23rd 10, 07:39 PM Posted to rec.crafts.textiles.quilting
Replies: 5
Views: 435
Posted By Anne Rogers
OT being hugged

Thanks for the kids messages.

Things went as expected yesterday, which keeps me safe and we have to do
a bunch of assessments in the next few weeks.

Sunny, I decided to take the plunge with the...
Forum: Quilting July 21st 10, 09:22 PM Posted to rec.crafts.textiles.quilting
Replies: 5
Views: 435
Posted By Anne Rogers
OT being hugged

I've not been on here for a while, partly that was rejigging things on
my computer, then other things kept me away.

I received a hug quilt from this group just before Christmas last year,
I had a...
Forum: Quilting May 24th 10, 01:20 AM Posted to rec.crafts.textiles.quilting
Replies: 43
Views: 1,387
Posted By Anne Rogers
A new machine for my quilter?

Roberta wrote:
I would go mad trying to machine quilt with a top loading bobbin. When
the bobbin runs out, no need to remove everything to change it. I just
pull up the end of the thread, slip...
Forum: Quilting May 24th 10, 01:11 AM Posted to rec.crafts.textiles.quilting
Replies: 43
Views: 1,387
Posted By Anne Rogers
A new machine for my quilter?

Computerised isn't necessarily all that bad, you need to try them out
but don't let it be completely off putting. Most sewing machines are
going to have some settings you can change, stitch length,...
Forum: Quilting May 24th 10, 12:50 AM Posted to rec.crafts.textiles.quilting
Replies: 20
Views: 1,102
Posted By Anne Rogers
ot OT prescriptions

Polly Esther wrote:
Aha and oh ho. No wonder she's been so robbed. She does have
prescription drug coverage, she did check to see that this insurance
company covered her meds and then they...
Forum: Quilting May 24th 10, 12:42 AM Posted to rec.crafts.textiles.quilting
Replies: 20
Views: 1,102
Posted By Anne Rogers
ot OT prescriptions

you need a doctor who is prepared to write a script that can be filled
in Canada, I'm hazy on the details, but I'm not sure that just writing
it on headed notepaper is sufficient. I've definitely...
Forum: Quilting May 24th 10, 12:33 AM Posted to rec.crafts.textiles.quilting
Replies: 5
Views: 382
Posted By Anne Rogers
printers OT

Lelandite wrote:
for the life of me, I can't think of the right printer I need so
that I can print out pictures and such on cloth.

Ink jet? That sounds right but right now I'm not sure. ...
Forum: Quilting May 24th 10, 12:31 AM Posted to rec.crafts.textiles.quilting
Replies: 20
Views: 913
Posted By Anne Rogers
I have a question about backing material

dealer83 wrote:
I'm in the process of making a 'scrappy' quilt. I have enough backing
fabric to run the seam horizontally across the middle but not enough
to use it vertically with it seamed...
Forum: Quilting May 22nd 10, 06:44 PM Posted to rec.crafts.textiles.quilting
Replies: 28
Views: 934
Posted By Anne Rogers
Quilt shows in the US?

Debbi in So CA wrote:
In 2011, the show in Long Beach will be July 29-31. Would love to meet
up with you if you come to this one. This year is the 3rd year it is in
Long Beach and I am...
Forum: Quilting May 22nd 10, 06:31 PM Posted to rec.crafts.textiles.quilting
Replies: 38
Views: 1,217
Posted By Anne Rogers
the least of these

Polly Esther wrote:
Can you make a quilt about 17" square? A burial quilt for a wee one who
was born too soon? Our group needs about 100 fetal demise blankets.
This state holds the very...
Forum: Quilting May 22nd 10, 06:26 PM Posted to rec.crafts.textiles.quilting
Replies: 15
Views: 4,334
Posted By Anne Rogers
heat n bond or steam a seam?

I've found that Misty Fuse is good for not making things stiff, but it's
standard version comes without a backing, so it's not easy to copy
applique templates on to it, there are instructions on...
Forum: Quilting May 7th 10, 04:43 PM Posted to rec.crafts.textiles.quilting
Replies: 5
Views: 323
Posted By Anne Rogers
OT can anyone with a directory help me

Pami updated her caring bridge site today, I had already been thinking
of getting her address to send her something. Is she in the directory?
My sleep deprived brain is not good at recalling others...
Forum: Quilting May 4th 10, 01:38 AM Posted to rec.crafts.textiles.quilting
Replies: 4
Views: 480
Posted By Anne Rogers
OT US States postcards

My son (nearly 7) sometimes complains that he doesn't get mail, which
has led me to an idea which will hopefully teach him lots of things and
help him practice letter writing skills and maybe bless...
Forum: Quilting April 11th 10, 03:54 AM Posted to rec.crafts.textiles.quilting
Replies: 10
Views: 374
Posted By Anne Rogers
What I've been up to

For those that remember I'm finally feeling normal after delivering the
last baby. Thyroid is normal although I'm still 25pounds over weight. Dr
says not to stress cuz I can't fit my thyroid....
Forum: Quilting April 9th 10, 05:37 PM Posted to rec.crafts.textiles.quilting
Replies: 10
Views: 453
Posted By Anne Rogers
ot-unbelievable sister act!

Gen wrote:
Unbelievable. I can't imagine being that flexible. Thanks for posting.

I can imagine it, because I'm flexible myself and it's not fun, I wonder
how their bodies feel now, I wonder if...
Forum: Quilting April 2nd 10, 11:52 PM Posted to rec.crafts.textiles.quilting
Replies: 18
Views: 688
Posted By Anne Rogers
White-on-white fabric

I'm not sure I follow you Anne. But my class with Diane taught me
about using wow anywhere on your quilt...front or back. As a backing,
some of them are rather sticky and can cause some drag...
Forum: Quilting April 2nd 10, 05:12 AM Posted to rec.crafts.textiles.quilting
Replies: 18
Views: 688
Posted By Anne Rogers
White-on-white fabric

I really like the look of the WOW also. I saw some new ones at LQS
that
were block alphabet letters, and one that was cursive alphabet
letters. I';d
love to use them. Very subtle.

I guess...
Forum: Quilting March 29th 10, 06:04 PM Posted to rec.crafts.textiles.quilting
Replies: 14
Views: 801
Posted By Anne Rogers
Quilt Notions & Travel Questions

My suggestion would be, whatever you decide to put in your carry-on, select
a cheap version. I find it hard to imagine a guard might confiscate a
*plastic* crochet hook

I would also...
Forum: Quilting March 27th 10, 04:31 AM Posted to rec.crafts.textiles.quilting
Replies: 23
Views: 599
Posted By Anne Rogers
OT - Back home again ! (long, possibly boring medical details)

The NHS does get *some* things right! Not everything in mental health
care this this well thought through, but the recognition that babies
need their mums is one bit that works reasonably...
Forum: Quilting March 24th 10, 04:55 AM Posted to rec.crafts.textiles.quilting
Replies: 23
Views: 599
Posted By Anne Rogers
OT - Back home again ! (long, possibly boring medical details)

No baby
should have to be away from his momma at this young age, although I do
totally understand the hospital staff's reasoning. MRSA is just too
dangerous.

Perhaps Obama's healthcare...
Forum: Quilting March 24th 10, 04:44 AM Posted to rec.crafts.textiles.quilting
Replies: 23
Views: 599
Posted By Anne Rogers
OT - Back home again ! (long, possibly boring medical details)

P.S. Tristan has started to say "ello" occasionally when we say
"Hello" to him. Can an 8-week old really speak or are we just hearing
what we want to hear?

I swear James said NO at...
Forum: Quilting March 23rd 10, 08:21 PM Posted to rec.crafts.textiles.quilting
Replies: 33
Views: 931
Posted By Anne Rogers
Jo in Scotland

J* wrote:
thank you for that info, Carole.
it confirms my thoughtts on how we could get msgs to our Jo and/or Nel
without bothering the medical staff at all. if memory serves me the
...
Forum: Quilting March 23rd 10, 03:47 AM Posted to rec.crafts.textiles.quilting
Replies: 31
Views: 787
Posted By Anne Rogers
Sewing Rooms

Funny you should mention extra bedroom. The new house if you include this
room will have 5 bedrooms. Why - hell if I know. I fell in love with the
house from the minute I seen it online...
Forum: Quilting March 22nd 10, 12:49 AM Posted to rec.crafts.textiles.quilting
Replies: 23
Views: 599
Posted By Anne Rogers
OT - Back home again ! (long, possibly boring medical details)

Glad to hear you've got things sorted and are on the mend.

I bought a copy of "Medication and Mother's Milk" by Thomas Hale, it's
probably the most comprehensive reference to possible affects of...
Forum: Quilting March 21st 10, 05:53 AM Posted to rec.crafts.textiles.quilting
Replies: 31
Views: 787
Posted By Anne Rogers
Sewing Rooms

My sewing space is the corner of my bedroom and I'm fairly happy with
that, we have a big bedroom (like stupid big, we don't have a big house,
but our master bedroom is a quarter of it), it's all...
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