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I accept the challenge, @Lowena , @Iminei .  I've not finished more quilts than I have finished.

Now I've found a pattern and am sorting fabric.  Starting has never been a problem, though.

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I wonder if being smaller would mean I'm more likely to get it finished?   :thinking: :thinking: :thinking:

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Patchwork & Quilting ... Welcome to the Darkside / Re: A Boom
« on: May 06, 2021, 20:46:29 PM »
Not thought that far ahead yet Pearl as I didn't even know if people would be interested. Once we decide to start we would give people at least 2 months to make blocks...

In that case, I'm in.

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Patchwork & Quilting ... Welcome to the Darkside / Re: A Boom
« on: May 06, 2021, 19:44:18 PM »
What would the time frame be?  I'd love to join in but would not be able to commit the time at the moment. 

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Today... One thread per day / Re: Mondays Double Birthday
« on: May 03, 2021, 07:30:28 AM »
Happy birthday, @maliw
Happy birthday, @Cheesecake

:cake: :toast: :cake:

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A Good Yarn / Re: Alternative to mitred square blanket
« on: May 02, 2021, 15:00:57 PM »
Deceptively simple, dear @Lowena , plus - no sewing up.   :dance:

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A Good Yarn / Alternative to mitred square blanket
« on: May 02, 2021, 14:25:07 PM »
I previously made a mitred square blanket for DD and am toying with the idea of knitting another.  DD’s is random and I’d like to make one that is less so.  I wondered if anyone knew of something that is similar.  Would love it if it looked like a quilt pattern.  I’ve seen one that looks like a shadow quilt and another that looks like a half log cabin.  TIA

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Fun with Fabric / Re: String of fabric
« on: May 02, 2021, 13:38:30 PM »
You don’t need an excuse to use a string of fabric.  Special occasion, outdoor eating area, across front of dresser, anywhere, anytime.  If you want bunting, let it roll.

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That’s beautiful, @Stitches .  So bright and your quilting really enhances it.  I’m sure she’ll love it.

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Does anyone buy wadding in bulk? Can you recommend a supplier?   I have a gazillion quilts ready to be sandwiched in my quest to finish something.  TIA

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Events / Re: Craftfulness Festival
« on: April 17, 2021, 11:14:14 AM »
Yep, no getting changed out of your PJs, no schlepping off to the NEC.  Just sitting here with a glass of ice water and a piece of cake, enjoying a slow stitch workshop.

The only kit I'm tempted to buy is the indigo dyeing kit, just because I fancy having a go.  I'm also interested in the spiral bargello table mat, but I think I have enough fabric for that.   :laughing:

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Events / Re: Craftfulness Festival
« on: April 16, 2021, 16:24:15 PM »
It can take a while to load, @Iminei .

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Events / Craftfulness Festival
« on: April 16, 2021, 11:09:12 AM »
Virtual event tomorrow but can be viewed until 29th May. 

http://www.stitchandhobby.co.uk/craftfulnessfestival/ 

Tickets only £7.50

Workshops in printing & dyeing , slow stitching, felting, sewing, embroidery, quilting etc.


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Hi, I'm new... / Re: Big fat hello from (almost) newbie!
« on: April 09, 2021, 21:03:46 PM »
Hi @Sedalin .  Welcome to TSP.  :drink:

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