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Need thread opinions by [email protected]
You want a shiny metallic thread for for hand embellishment, what would you choose? I am dithering between Mettler and Floriani at the moment, solely based on online photos. Maybe leaning slightly towards the Mettler only because what I've read tends to talk about the Floriani in conjunction with...
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soften heat n bond? by Elizabeth Boepple
I made a horrible error. I thought I was ordering (online) a fusible interfacing, and got Heat n Bond. I tried using it as the filter layer for masks, and they come out so stiff they look horrible! Does anyone know a way to soften this stuff so it doesn't feel like the patches our parents used to...
July 14th 20 10:42 PM
by Kay Lancaster Go to last post
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HELP!! Does anyone own a Janome MC 6600p by [email protected]
I inherited this beautiful machine when my Mum died 2 years ago and everything was going fine until something happened and I cannot get the presser foot to go to it's lowest extent. There is a gap of around 2-3mm when the foot lever is in it's lowest position which means that it is not possible to...
July 2nd 20 02:38 PM
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Southernisms by [email protected]
On Thursday, April 2, 1998 at 1:00:00 AM UTC-7, Glynn Page wrote: I moved to Philadelphia after having grown up in Texas and had lived 5 years in New Mexico. One day my neighbor said to me "You don't wait ON the bus - you wait FOR the bus". Explains itself, doesn't it????? Glynn...
May 14th 20 12:00 AM
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OK - I QUIT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! not OT - stupid Baby LockQuest Minus by Musicmaker
I swear that the Baby Lock Quest Plus that they sent me "in exchange" for that lemon Quest I had IS THE SAME MACHINE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! As long as I was piecing, or free motioning on a thin wall quilt, which were the first 2 projects I tackled, it seemed to work fine, though I did notice that...
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May 13th 20 04:38 PM
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The Posy Quilt by Sally Short
I have not posted here for a while now but wanted to share this easy quilt pattern with you. Go to www.quiltmaker.com/patterns.Mar/Apr2020 and see this quilt on the cover page. Quilt is 74 X 88 with 30-12 inch blocks. I made all my posy centers in yellow instead of the different colors they...
May 13th 20 03:57 PM
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Hand Quilting Frame by Pauline[_3_]
Is anyone familiar with the Norwood Hand Quilting Frame. I know we don't have a lot of hand quilters around, but one of our guild members donated hers for our upcoming Fabric Follies & More sale & I have not been successful in locating any information on the internet about it. She told me it...
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April 15th 20 05:30 PM
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Mega quilter problems by [email protected]
I recently purchased a used, but almost new, Viking mega quilter. It is skipping stitches and the thread keeps breaking. I have adjusted both tensions, and re-threaded, adjust the frame,it sews good for a minute, then the thread breaks or skips stitches. It is driving me crazy...I am new to...
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December 18th 19 07:38 PM
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Replace quilt top by [email protected]
Hi all, I'm new to quilting and have finished a quilt top to replace the fraying one one a quilt that I've had ages. I was wondering if it's possible/ how could I just put the new top over the old one? Thanks!
November 3rd 19 11:30 AM
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Tuscan Vintage Quilt by Sally Short
I just recently finished 5 crib quilt tops in various animal prints. This got rid of a lot of prints left over from other baby quilts. Now that I have whittled down my stash, it's time to move on. This quilt I am now in the process of making is named Tuscan Vintage Quilt and the quilt pattern...
October 6th 19 03:30 PM
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Buckeye Beauty Quilt by Sally Short
This is the quilt I am presently working on. It is going to make a beautiful quilt using a Jelly Roll(2 1/2 inch strips)using batiks fabrics. You can cut your own or buy jelly rolls. If you make the queen size quilt you will need to buy 2 jelly rolls of 40 strips each. My background color is a...
July 29th 19 02:53 PM
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Summer Breeze Quilt by [email protected]
This is one of the most unusual quilts I have ever made but not the last as you can do them in different colors. This quilt is done in blues and purples. Go to the internet, you don't have to put the www in, just type in Summer Breeze Quilt. When you get there, scroll down to Summer Breeze...
July 27th 19 03:20 PM
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HELP PLEASE - rctq on facebook by [email protected]
Hi all, I had a massive hack attack where I had to make a new page on facebook and I now cant find the rctq group on there. Would someone please advise the groups correct name so that I rejoin. I used to belong to a few quilting groups and now have none. Please help if you can. Thanks, Dianne...
June 16th 19 06:23 AM
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Greek Cross Quilt by Sally Short
Hello Group, I have made a couple baby quilts using the summer breeze pattern. Now I am off doing a quilt top named Greek Cross. This block is taken from www.quilterscasche.com Check it out. I wanted something simple and this is it. I am using the colors blue and lavender. These are 12...
May 26th 19 02:31 PM
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Where do I oil the Janome 6500 Pro inside the chassis by [email protected]
I know about the wick under the needle plate and I know about the needle bar. It is almost impossible to get to the closest dealer (distance and health issues). I clean the machine often already (removing the covers). I would like to know where the service tech lubricates (and with what). I can...
April 27th 19 09:48 PM
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Bordered 9 Patch Quilt by [email protected]
I actually own this pattern which I brought from Missouri Star Quilt Co. and you can see this tutorial by going to Missouristarquiltcompany. Once there scroll down to You Tube, open this, then type in Bordered 9 patch. Watch tutorial. Mine is made with Kaffe Fassett's 2 1/2 inch jelly roll. I did...
March 15th 19 03:13 PM
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Hello RCTQ by [email protected]
What projects are you all working on? I am currently nearing the end of a double-headed doll (very popular in Victorian times). It has two dolls, joined at the waist. When the top doll is visible, the bottom doll is hidden under the dress. Flip the dress over, and the bottom doll is visible. ...
March 14th 19 11:23 PM
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Simplicity II Quilt by [email protected]
I also just make a crib quilt with a dinosaur theme. Now I am off to make this simple modern type quilt called simplicity II. If you go to www.jordanfabrics.com , then open tutorials and at the top where it says "search, type in Simplicity II and it should show up. I did not use their colors but...
February 23rd 19 02:53 PM
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Morning Mist Quilt by [email protected]
This is the quilt I am working on right now. I would not recommend this quilt for a beginner because they use the old fashion way of making flying geese. On the internet go to www.quiltmakermagazine-September/October-2018, then open it(should be at the very top), after opening for some reason...
February 1st 19 03:14 PM
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Christmas Ornament Swap Years Ago by A Joy in Hawaii
Hi there! I belonged to this group years ago and someone that received my opihi shell angel ornament in a swap contacted my sister on FB but she lost your name and I can't find you! So if you're reading this, reply. It's me, A Joy in Hawaii, and I can make you another.
January 6th 19 04:56 AM
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