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  • Thinking of selling my machine and everything in my studio

    I am seriously thinking of selling my Pfaff hobby grandquilter and everything in my studio, including fabric, books tools cutting table, but I don't know how to go about it. Any ideas???
    Posted to Off Topic (Forum) by Joy on Thu, Aug 25 2011
  • Re: To prewash or not to prewash and why

    When I first started quilting I prewashed too...but not anymore! I found that its easier to cut, piece and quilt fabric before its washed. After I finish the quilt, I was it. I really like the way my quilts look when they are washed after quilting.It gives it more of an antique look. The other thing...
    Posted to Off Topic (Forum) by Joy on Fri, Jul 29 2011
  • Re: Counting projects

    I have to say I'm with you on this one. How can anyone resist fabic store sales? I know about 5 years ago I decided to get rid of my stash and took it over to the local store and donated all the fabric to ladies who were making quilts for Childrens Hospital. When I came in I asked the Manager (who...
    Posted to Quiltmaking (Forum) by Cindy Hicks on Thu, Jul 28 2011
  • United States Quilt Block Collection Quilt - Need help in gathering fabric

    I am working on a quilt for my DH from the book published by House of White Birches. The book is United States Quilt Block Collection. I am hoping to have this complete for him by Christmas of this year, but that will all depend upon the help that I can get from my quilting friends on QCA. I really want...
    Posted to Quiltmaking (Forum) by Loretta on Wed, Jul 27 2011
  • Re: What are you up to today? #3

    I worked and worked and worked on piecing a back for a long quilt. First the material wasn't square so off to the store for more fabric-this was yesterday. Then I find the muslin didn't match, but I had enough if I did 3 pieces. Got it done and the seams faced opposite each other. So out comes...
    Posted to Off Topic (Forum) by on Wed, Jul 13 2011
  • Re: Cleaning an old stained quilt

    You might try the color catcher sheets put out by Clorox, I think. The box says Color Catcher Sheets. They do work. If the color has set, you might use OXI Clean in a tub of warm water. Put the OXI Clean in with the water and mix before you put the quilt in. Let the quilt soak for up to 24 hrs. Check...
    Posted to Share Your Tips (Forum) by on Wed, Jul 13 2011
  • Border questions

    Hi there, I have a question about borders. Do they need to be the same on all four sides or has anyone ever made the side bigger than the top and bottom or vise versa?? Cheri
    Posted to Quiltmaking (Forum) by Cheri on Sun, Mar 27 2011
  • re: Quilting and Yoga

    Good Monday morning to you Heather and Happy Valentine's Day! Yes, it sounds like Ashtanga is for you for sure - and there are so many poses that you're likely not to get bored. I began my yoga classes at the Y - but so many studios have started up in our neighborhood and close vicinity that...
    Posted to Off Topic (Forum) by Kim Hanson on Mon, Feb 14 2011
  • Re: Who loves to combine quilting and machine embroidery?

    Sue - Happy Monday morning to you! Wow - such fabulous work on your part. Thanks ever so much for taking the time to post your quilt photos for all of us to see. I think just letting your quilts "speak to you" is a lovely idea and I'm absolutely sure your quilt recipients totally love your...
    Posted to Quiltmaking (Forum) by Kim Hanson on Mon, Feb 14 2011
  • Re: QCA Member Tip Contest - Post Your Entries Here

    February Newsletter Tip Winner: I'm not sure how "creative" my tip is for this post, but the best way for me to get a project finalized or work completed is for me to be completely and totally organized - which of course, takes time! I would say the best gift a quilter can give him or herself...
    Posted to Share Your Tips (Forum) by Kim Hanson on Thu, Feb 3 2011
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