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2012 Quilting Resolutions

I generally don't do New Year's resolutions, but I do have ideas about what I want to do in my quilting year.  The top of my list is to get…

Started by QuilterBridgetLatest Reply

Just the basics

Candi brought up the fact that she hasn't bought anything yet for quilting, so I thought I'd ask this question...if you're just starting ou…

Started by QuilterBridgetLatest Reply

Straight or 45 degrees in your Binding!!!!

I have just made my binding for my Roses quilt.  When I made my binding I made straight joins in the fabric, but should I have made 45 degr…

Started by Julie BeardLatest Reply

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Surely there are some newbies/oldies that need some help out there? How can we help?

Well I've been back for just a few weeks and have made a decision to try and make this site more active. So I am writing to all members ask…

Started by Julie Beard

2 Dec 22, 2017
Reply by Juliana Noble Giles

Your first quilt

What did you make for your very first quilt?  Or if you are making your first one now, what is it?  For my very first quilt I made a lap si…

Started by QuilterBridget

189 Apr 17, 2017
Reply by Patricia Edkins

What are you working on?

I haven't been on this site in a really long time!  Welcome to anyone new!  I was in a long dry spell. So now I'm back (again!) and I'm ove…

Started by QuilterBridget

4 Apr 9, 2016
Reply by Pat Mathison


I so want to quilt, however everytime I try, the trash gets something new. I can't seem to keep straight or square and get frustrated and s…

Started by Denise Stark

14 Apr 8, 2016
Reply by Rose Guthrie

How to get re-started quilting?

I haven't made a quilt in a couple of years.  I used to be on this site all the time, but then I went back to school and am having a hard t…

Started by QuilterBridget

5 Apr 6, 2016
Reply by QuilterBridget

Quilting Newbie

Hello to you all! I'm Teri and I'm new to quilting but I enjoy learning and look forward to meeting people that will help me in my new adve…

Started by Teri Lynn Champion

1 Feb 21, 2014
Reply by Darlene Crosby

How do I get over making mistakes

  I am afraid to make mistakes and making a mess. How do I put that out of my head. I am the type of person, who is a perfectionest. Joyce

Started by Joyce Restaino

34 Dec 13, 2013
Reply by Cherrell Wilson

Special Project.

Not all those who have joined the newbies group may know Quilterbridget who started this group she was one of the first people to welcome m…

Started by Lana Laqua

251 Apr 4, 2013
Reply by Lana Laqua

I'm making my first quilt now!

Hi all! I've always wanted to make a quilt and now I trying it! I ordered precut squares in candy them but now I'm not sure how to place th…

Started by Nikki barajas

11 Mar 22, 2013
Reply by Riana Noyes

Any Phoenix Metro area gals in Newbies?

Just wondering if anyone from Phoenix area is interested in setting up a group? 

Started by Marcia

0 Nov 11, 2012


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