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    Unicorn and Mermaid

    These quilts are for my granddaughters. They’re redecorating their rooms with mermaid and unicorn themes. I had fun making the quilts.
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  2. Re: HQ Live - December 2019 - Time for Tea (and Microquilting!) with Helen Godden

    Am I the only one who thinks this would be a great practice piece
  3. Re: Free jelly roll pattern Sweet Caroline Kisses

    IhVe just the strip set for this one. Thanks for the link.
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    Re: Thread wrapping around spool pin

    I had a similar problem while sewing the other day. My machine started making that funny sound. But I thought it was just the spool on the machine rattling. Nope. There was a cone behind the sewing...
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    Re: Wool Pressing Mat Brand

    I saw the tip about the wool saddle pad but some who ordered them complained about the smell when using them. Just thought I’d mention it FYI.
  6. Thread: Melatonin?

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    Re: Melatonin?

    This doesn’t happen to everyone. Ambien got me through a period of deep depression and sleep deprivation (2 hours or less a night) when I could hardly function. Taken as prescribed and with DH...
  7. Re: Suggestions for permanent, sewable glue or adhesive

    That was my thought as well.
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    Re: Cell phones and Grandkids

    My daughter just got her girls (age 11 and 8) watches with the ability to phone or text contacts that her parents allow. They also have GPS tracking. DD is able to contact them when picking up from...
  9. Thread: Layer cakes

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    Re: Layer cakes

    I’ve never purchased plain layer cakes. Would rather cut my own from yardage sine I usually have that on hand.
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    Re: Quick and easy layer cake pattern

    I always like a pinwheel quilt.
  11. Re: Using vinyl with baby bibs and fabric grocery bags?

    Maybe you could make a small test piece and wash it to see what happens.
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    Re: What am I doing wrong!

    I do that and put on a drop of Elmer’s School Glue before I clip.



    I also press as KPH does, making sure the bulk is going in opposite directions.
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    Re: fabric frame

    I haven’t used it but it looks like the Handiquilter Simply Sixteen.
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    Re: Another Graduation Quilt

    X’s and O’s Quilt tutorial.

    https://quiltingtutorials.com/tutorial/xs-and-os-quilt-block-easy-quilting-tutorials
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    Another Graduation Quilt

    Just sent this one to my great-niece who graduated high school and is on her way to college. The triangle border was made from the bonus HST. I really like the way it turned out. Hope she likes it. ...
  16. Thread: Thoughts?

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    Re: Thoughts?

    I agree with the others, too expensive. Pegboard would do the job for less and the pot lid holder sounds like a great solution. I’ve also seen some who use those vertical desk organizers.
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    Re: Clearly Perfect Trimmer

    Eleanor Burns has a similar ruler. One ruler, no slots, and on sale right now at Connecting Threads.
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    Re: Using a Roadmap for Easy Quilting

    Isn’t she amazing! I love this technique. Will give it a try on one of the next ones I quilt.
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    Graduation Quilt

    I made this quilt for my great-nephew’s graduation. He played a lot of baseball as he was growing up. Hope he likes it. Got a bit creative with the label. It probably should have been signed in...
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    Re: Is acid free storage a big deal

    Don’t know about the acid free but a word of warning about that empty fourth drawer. If it’s on the bottom your file cabinet will be top heavy and could tip when upper drawers are open. Learned this...
  21. Thread: Boarders

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    Re: Boarders

    I measure through the middle one close to it.
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    Re: Venting, do you think I was out of line

    If it’s happening at your house it should be cleared by you first. JMHO
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    Re: Black border

    I like this one.

    https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B0191WRB72/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_asin_title_o09_s00?ie=UTF8&psc=1
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    Re: Quilting a string quilt

    Bonnie Hunter does it all the time. Does it have borders? That should stabilize it.
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    Re: Playing with EQ 8

    Here’s a YouTube channel you might enjoy.

    https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCNQ6wtIVgsKK2nqOLr8jrTQ
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