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News report about an unfinished quilt

sewingj

Attempting to be a Tailor of Gloucester

Iminei

Re: News report about an unfinished quilt
« Reply #1 on: October 25, 2019, 08:42:50 AM »
WOW!!!!

And what a coincidence ... I myself came across this unfinished embroidery project from 1916 that I would love someone to finish for me, as I dont embroider ....  :P    ;)
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Renegade Sewist

Re: News report about an unfinished quilt
« Reply #2 on: October 25, 2019, 11:39:08 AM »
WOW!!!!

And what a coincidence ... I myself came across this unfinished embroidery project from 1916 that I would love someone to finish for me, as I dont embroider ....  :P    ;)


... 1916? >< Methinks I smell something  :fish: here....

Iminei

Re: News report about an unfinished quilt
« Reply #3 on: October 25, 2019, 16:21:07 PM »
errrrmmmm ...  :[
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Deafoldbat

Re: News report about an unfinished quilt
« Reply #4 on: October 25, 2019, 19:39:52 PM »
I saw that this morning. Did you also see the link from the article about the knitting?
Councillor's colour-coded knitting shows 'men talk too much'
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-trending-48278772

rubywishes

Re: News report about an unfinished quilt
« Reply #5 on: October 31, 2019, 06:49:09 AM »
Juki TL2010Q, Juki DX7,  Singers: 1917 27K treadle (aka Gertie), 1957 99k (aka Vincent), 1951 99k knee lever (aka Shirley), 1950 99k handcrank (aka Alice), 1927 28K (aka Dora), 1947 201K treadle with motor conversion (aka Livvy)
....and the dusting and vacuming can wait!