Cyndi Day
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  • Marshfield, MA
  • United States
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Found a book to help me get started on my next quilt for my son and his fiancé.

Started this discussion. Last reply by carla j walton May 27. 1 Reply

Went shopping yesterday and found this book at Joanne's Fabrics. So as soon as I am finished with a cross stitch project and a crocheted shawl to wear to my son's wedding, I will get started on the…Continue

Question about quilt backing.

Started this discussion. Last reply by Riana Noyes Jun 5. 3 Replies

I know that muslin is a great quilt backing but what about a flat bedsheet?

 

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Riana Noyes replied to Cyndi Day's discussion Question about quilt backing.
"If you are hand quilting, stay away from high thead count, as these don' t needle well."
Jun 5
Riana Noyes replied to Cyndi Day's discussion Question about quilt backing.
"I used sheets many times. You need a smaller sharp needle than normal...12 , (or 10 if top has no seams, such as a whole cloth.) Some of mine are 20 + yr., and no sign of holes or bearding. However, if you didn' t alternate your seams on the…"
Jun 5
Pat Schroeder replied to Cyndi Day's discussion Question about quilt backing.
"I have read that sheets are not recommended because of the tight weave.  Supposedly the needle does not go between the weave, but tends to break the threads of the sheet, leaving minute holes that will eventually get larger with wear and…"
May 31
carla j walton replied to Cyndi Day's discussion Found a book to help me get started on my next quilt for my son and his fiancé.
"oh wow, that's really pretty! thanks for sharing ."
May 27
Cyndi Day posted a discussion

Found a book to help me get started on my next quilt for my son and his fiancé.

Went shopping yesterday and found this book at Joanne's Fabrics. So as soon as I am finished with a cross stitch project and a crocheted shawl to wear to my son's wedding, I will get started on the quilt.
May 27
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Question about quilt backing.

I know that muslin is a great quilt backing but what about a flat bedsheet?
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Tell us about yourself—as much or as little as you like.
I am a Breast Cancer survivor going on 16 years
How many quilts have you made?
1
Do you want to make quilts, or simply enjoy them?
Both
How long have you been a quilter?
15 years
What is your favorite quilting technique?
Hand quilting
Why do you quilt?
I enjoy needlecrafts and quilting relaxes me.

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