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    Re: Tiny house quilt done!!

    Adorable quilt! What pattern did you use? Please share.
  2. Re: Daily Routines for Retired Folks- Yay or Nay?

    Hello! Congrats on making the decision to retire. I retired early too (not my choice) after 35 years in nursing. The company made major changes to retirement benefits, which would be lost if those of...
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    Re: Idea needed for a quilt for raffle

    A triple rail quilt is a nice option. And you can arrange the blocks in so many different ways.
    Good luck! I hope the raffle goes well.
  4. Re: how much to charge for putting binding on quilt

    Twin/Full $25
    Queen $35
    King $50

    (This includes making the binding, sewing it on, and tacking it down by hand)
  5. Thread: Raveling

    by bungalow59
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    Re: Raveling

    I will not buy Kona solids anymore for the same reason. It's not worth the trouble or money.
    The fraying is awful.
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    Re: Am I loosing my mind?

    Oh my gosh, I have done the same exact thing countless times. Nowadays, when I get home from the quilt shop, I head directly to my sewing room, take out a piece of scrap paper, write down what the...
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    Re: Sew-ology Thread

    I have used it twice out of desperation, and both times my machine had a heck of a time with it. Not my first choice, but it got the job done eventually.
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    Re: Cutting instructions say to cut too big

    If I understand, the instructions call for cutting the background square larger... this is to allow for fraying of the square while you work on it. With all the handling, the square edges will fray....
  9. Thread: Kona solids

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    Re: Kona solids

    Kona Bay, the maker of Hawaiian prints for clothing is closing, not the manufacturers of Quilter's Kona cotton.
    This was confirmed at a recent tour of Hoffman fabric factory. Happy about not losing...
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