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What kind of machine do you quilt with? 39 Replies

Hi all,What kind of machine do you quilt with? How long have you had it and why did you pick that machine. I've always wondered why someone chooses the machine they have. I know that I just love the…Continue

Started by zeke. Last reply by Cuauhtemoc Q. Kish Apr 24.

Monofilament Thread

I was working on a project this week, using monofilament thread, and it broke so many times I just gave up and used cotton thread instead. I adjusted the tension and tried three different brands of…Continue

Tags: thread, Monofilament

Started by Cuauhtemoc Q. Kish Apr 24.

How would you quilt a log cabin quilt? 3 Replies

I made a beautiful log cabin quilt out of blues and creams with a red center square in each block. I am quilting it using an "all over" pattern (small 1 1/2" squares). My wife thinks that quilting it…Continue

Started by Steve (1959). Last reply by Max Pauley Apr 17.

machine quilting problem 4 Replies

I machine quilt with a regular Janome machine, but I continually have issues with the backing fabric getting 'scrunched' up.  It happens when I pin heavily or when I don't. Tried everything and it…Continue

Started by jim justice. Last reply by jim justice Jun 21, 2013.

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CALLING ALL MEN WHO QUILT! Please check out the CALL FOR ENTRY for the La Conner Quilt & Textile Museum's 2013 Quilt & Fiber Arts Festival. Electronic submission of entries is easy and convenient. DEADLINE for entry is June 16, 2013. Top prize winners will be featured in a special exhibition at the Museum Oct 10 - Nov 24, 2013. …


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