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Teach a mere likeLloyd more you didn't read the US Olympic

Started by coon mari in Quilting For Charity 1 minute ago. 0 Replies

 Drug test you racing andBen Johnson and that maybe like maybe you know goldmedals right hand if they are to them there are a lot of people that are goingto get everything I know he did and you know what hello you really cannot home the Acme…Continue

quilting for charity

Started by Janice in Quilting For Charity. Last reply by Cherie Fulle-Schneider on Wednesday. 1 Reply

I do quilting for the Linus and the doner projects Continue

AQS Book Club: your online quilty book club!

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AQS Books just started a quilty fiction book club. Check them out HERE in MyQuiltPlace Groups!Continue

Quilt Shows - What do you love/What do you hate?

Started by Lynn Sykes in Having Fun. Last reply by Lori's kitty-approved quilts Jul 16. 10 Replies

My guild has had a show every year for the last 34 years. We are always looking to make it better so I thought I would ask - What do like most about quilt shows and what do like least? I really would appreciate some feedback. Thanks!Continue

the weekend is near - be firm - housecleaning is NOT on the to-do list

Started by rogue quilter Queen of the WIVSP in Having Fun. Last reply by Riana Noyes Jul 15. 7 Replies

The Rules of HouseworkFor those days when you'd rather be QUILTING:The Rules Of Housework1. Vacuuming too often weakens the carpet fibers. Say this with a serious face, and shudder delicately whenever anyone mentions CarpetFresh.2. Dust bunnies…Continue

Hand quilting or machine quilting.

Started by Linda Thornton in Techniques. Last reply by Victoria Vaughn Jul 11. 57 Replies

I think that maybe I'm going to be a bit controversial now but I made my first quilt in the early 70's stopped to raise a family and then began again with a passion around 15 years ago. It seems to me that technology is galloping ahead and machines…Continue

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Teach a mere likeLloyd more you didn't read the US Olympic

 Drug test you racing andBen Johnson and that maybe like maybe you know goldmedals right hand if they are to them there are a lot of people that are goingto get everything I know he did and you know what hello you really cannot home the Acme uniqueample call and Carl me is dat assistancethat's the only thing that you need to follow them and they made an exception in hiscase they made an exception in a lot of people cases but if thesystem that actually teaches athletes to think that way you know…See More
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Georgia Johnson commented on Georgia Johnson's blog post Need help with Grandmother's quilt top. She passed 1962.
"PS: uploaded quilt top just unsure where it is here. Titled it Grandmother's Quilt Top and Grandmother's Quilt Top 2."
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Need help with Grandmother's quilt top. She passed 1962.

The quilt top was to be used for warmth, it is all hand sewn and she was not concerned for or could not do perfect work for whatevrr reason. However it is beautiful. Every stitch made with love. Maybe the imperfections make it more valuable to me. I love to just look at her work, her stitches.I do need help and any suggestions as there are two small holes in the top and seven in the blue border. Have considered covering some in the pieced areas by just placing fabric over the piece in the…See More
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Gayle Clements commented on Suzanne Montgomery's group A Quilting Bee
"My scraps are small pieces too, Dot.  I have them in a box labeled "littles""
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Sandi Schadt replied to carla j walton's discussion Sampler Quilt Together - Quilt Along Project - begins April 1st 2014 in the group Designer Batik Swap
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Sandi Schadt replied to carla j walton's discussion Sampler Quilt Together - Quilt Along Project - begins April 1st 2014 in the group Designer Batik Swap
"Yes Ethelda I did just that.  Then I made more connectors and put them together wrong and had to change them....Yikes....Ripit Ripit...............I need to pay attention!   "
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Colette LeFever replied to carla j walton's discussion Sampler Quilt Together - Quilt Along Project - begins April 1st 2014 in the group Designer Batik Swap
"Connie that turned out gorgeous!  Love the borders!"
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Need help with Grandmother's quilt top. She passed 1962.

Posted by Georgia Johnson on July 24, 2014 at 9:40pm 1 Comment

The quilt top was to be used for warmth, it is all hand sewn and she was not concerned for or could not do perfect work for whatevrr reason. However it is beautiful. Every stitch made with love. Maybe the imperfections make it more valuable to me. I love to just look at her work, her stitches.

I do need help and any suggestions as there are two small holes in the top and seven in the blue border. Have considered covering some in the pieced areas by just placing fabric over the piece in the… Continue

A Palace of a Different Color

Posted by Janis Stoker on July 22, 2014 at 2:29pm 1 Comment

Just finished this quilt for a "Wicked" quilt challenge put on by Cherrywood Fabrics. There will be 26 quilts chosen to travel the country and also hang at the Gerschwin Theatre in NYC. Here's hoping! This quilt is called "A Palace of a Different Color" and is about Elphaba being sick to death of her…

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everyones quilts

Posted by DOROTHY DAVIS on July 21, 2014 at 1:02pm 1 Comment

yesterday I browsed the photos of quilts. there were so many with no comments on them. We all need to encourage everyone by at least letting each other know, we saw your effort and you get at least an E for effort. a like takes very little time. A pat on the back is so encouraging makes you want to start another project. Makes you feel good and makes you know others are interested.And you are learning. Each quilt we make takes a lot of time planning and effort to finish.and aren't we all…

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how to take out a dent in the rails

Posted by Janice on July 20, 2014 at 6:42pm 1 Comment

Okay I am new to this site and don't really know if I am doing this sort of thing right?  I have a dent in my rail just one dent and only on one rail.  My husband did try to fix it but it still needs more work does anyone know how to do this?  any suggestions would be appreciated

 
 
 

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