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  1. Re: More photos of the hygiene kits (donated fabric)

    Packing them in suitcases
  2. Re: More photos of the hygiene kits (donated fabric)

    Wow! That is awesome! We will certainly use it!
    I love your word “enchanted “! That’s how I feel every time we finish a batch of hygiene kits and we start packing them in suits:) Then we get to see...
  3. More photos of the hygiene kits (donated fabric)

    Quilters have the biggest hearts! Look what came from donated fabrics! 159819I just got tagged in some Facebook photos from the current trip to Zambia. Our church folks are headed home tomorrow and...
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    Re: Good use of donated fabrics

    Some of you have asked me about specific needs:

    100% woven cotton at least 3.5” x 9”. Any solid, geometric prints are fine. Batiks are fine. No cartoon prints or solid white. This fabric is on the...
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    Re: Good use of donated fabrics

    Ladies, I just received a text today from my pastorís wife and some pictures from the current team in Zambia. The girls and ladies are thrilled to receive The hygiene kits! We even got a message from...
  6. Re: FREE Pattern - Easy Pieced Table Runner Series - August

    So pretty!
  7. Thread: Oh no, help

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    Re: Oh no, help

    Peroxide!! Works like a charm!!!
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    Re: Good use of donated fabrics

    We packaged 160 kits for the June trip. I’ll try to post some more pictures. Our next trip is September. A few of you have reached out to me and donated fabric. I want you to know what a blessing...
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    Re: Opinion Please....On Current Project

    What a gorgeous quilt! I think I like #1 best, but #3 looks good too!
  10. Thread: Bowl Cozies

    by Ltoppins
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    Re: Bowl Cozies

    I use the 2” x 1” darts for a 10” bowl cozy. The direction of the darts is important to create the shape of the bowl.
  11. Re: From African Women to International Sisters

    I LOVE this pattern!!! Thanks for sharing!
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    Re: Good use of donated fabrics

    159658

    Here’s a picture of the ladies receiving their purple bag hygiene kit and some training on how to use and care for them.
    <3
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    Re: Good use of donated fabrics

    ktdid,
    Ugly prints are fine :) as long as it is 100% cotton, it works!!! We try to place a solid outer layer of flannel so that anything not appropriate gets covered. There are 5 layers per pad. The...
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    Re: Good use of donated fabrics

    Pat, I’m so glad to hear of others making these! It’s such a great cause!
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    Re: Good use of donated fabrics

    Debbie, we can always use more fabric!! 100% cotton (woven or flannel) would be great. We also use the PUL waterproof fabric but hardly anyone has that to donate.

    Let me know what you have to...
  16. Thread: Teasing a bit

    by Ltoppins
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    Re: Teasing a bit

    Absolutely gorgeous! You are so talented!
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    Good use of donated fabrics

    Our church makes feminine hygiene kits for women in the Gwembe Valley in Zambia. We send our missionaries and doctors to a medical clinic about every 3-4 months. You cannot imagine the excitement of...
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    Re: God afternoon from northwestern Maine

    Welcome from Ohio! So glad to have you join the forum! Itís a wealth of information and support!
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    Re: Quilting a string quilt

    I’m going to have it quilted! Those quilts look great!
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    Re: Quilting a string quilt

    Your string quilt looks great!
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    Re: Quilting a string quilt

    That looks great!
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    Re: Quilting a string quilt

    Thank you all for this advice.....I have only used a walking foot t do my own quilting. I’ve not free motion quilted anything other than practice sandwiches. The lady that asked my to finished the...
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    Re: Quilting a string quilt

    It does not have borders ��
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    Quilting a string quilt

    Someone gave me a string quilt to quilt or have quilted that their grandmother made. I took it to a quilt shop to buy backing fabric and the owner told me that most string quilts canít be quilted on...
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    Re: teaching a child to sew

    Get a nice basic electric machine. The Hello Kitty machine is a Janome model and it is a nice basic machine. I have taught girls to sew for several years in an after school program. People will...
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