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A Good Yarn / Hot water bottle cover pattern needed, please
« on: December 30, 2018, 18:00:25 PM »
Does anybody please know of a hot water bottle cover pattern which is knit in the round?  I can find plenty of flat ones  :o but not in the round!

Please don't suggest adapting a pattern to in the round  :[ it confuzzles me horribly :P

Here's hoping  :)

Thank you very much  :flower:

In the wardrobe / Re: Help! A Waterproof Dog Coat for Xmas
« on: December 06, 2018, 18:31:42 PM » this should help you  :)  I would suggest zorb for the interlining (middle of the sandwich)  :)  :flower:  :woof:

For Sale, Wanted & Free to a good home / Re: Janome 525s for sale
« on: October 26, 2018, 10:56:26 AM »
Desperately hoping this is still available, please -< Have sent you a pm  :)

Vintage Machines / Frister Rossman 45 Mk1 feet?
« on: July 25, 2018, 13:15:05 PM »
Could somebody please tell me what feet this model takes, Frister Rossman 45 Mk1?  I may have the offer of one shortly, much cheaper than the new machine I was saving for  :) Would it take standard Singer feet, please?  I still have a box of some left from my Singer 201 I sold. 

So grateful for any help, thank you  :flower:

Patchwork & Quilting ... Welcome to the Darkside / Re: Need help
« on: July 19, 2018, 15:01:42 PM » have some gorgeous layer cakes and stash packs  :)

I think the quilt your daughter likes is lovely, I would love one myself  :D

6 sell cotton fleece  :)

Patchwork & Quilting ... Welcome to the Darkside / Re: The Village
« on: July 10, 2018, 11:45:20 AM »
Beautiful  :)

I agree with @b15erk, a lovely rich blue would be wonderful.  For me personally, brown would be too dull and depressing.  Such a gorgeous quilt wants a rich 'look at me' colour  :)

Thank you so much  :flower:  :flower:  :flower: you are very kind  :) thank you  :D

Please may I ask for them?  I would love these to make patchwork cushions with - moving house very soon  :D. Would be such a lovely Winter project  8). Thank you!

Sewing Machines / Re: Janome HD2200
« on: July 02, 2018, 16:57:53 PM »
Thank you so much for the replies  :flower: a huge help  :D I am hoping to get my new machine for the Autumn!  Now to find a desk to put it on, Argos or Ikea I hope will have something suitable.

@Mr Twingo my computer literally went bang and died! The computer shop said it was the power supply unit, and it can't be repaired, or anything salvaged from it :'( not sure if they were trying to sell me a new one??? 

Thanks everyone  :flower: Back to the packing boxes now, if I don't melt into a puddle first, it is so, so hot  :P

Sewing Machines / Janome HD2200
« on: July 01, 2018, 18:02:27 PM »
What are your thoughts, please, on the Janome HD2200?  -<  I was saving for a Toyota Oekaki, but also like the Janome enormously because it's strong and simple.  Having had my desktop computer fail irreparably at just three years old, I am nervous of spending on a computerised machine  :(

I am looking for a machine for quilting, some dressmaking and for curtains, dog bedding and so forth.

Having let all my  :vintage: machines go, I am without a machine until later in the year and would like a new, shiny one  :D but it's a huge investment and I would be very grateful, please for any advice  8)  :flower:

Block of the Month 2018 / Re: July’s BOM
« on: July 01, 2018, 17:52:16 PM »
This is lovely  :)  Definitely one to try later in the year, it looks beginner friendly - I see a cushion cover in my future  :D

Thank you for all your hard work on this tutorial  :flower:

In the wardrobe / Re: Would you..
« on: June 25, 2018, 11:08:29 AM »
It is a pretty  :frock: I admire the lady for having made it at all - braver than me  8) she is obviously delighted with it, happy wearing it, and surely that is all that matters?  A bit like wonky veg, absolutely fine, and so much nicer to wear 'me-made' :D

There is a lovely cut out scuba skirt made from Butterick B6326 on the blog which I think is so pretty, and achievable for me to make  :)

Hi, I'm new... / Re: Hello from a lurker
« on: June 13, 2018, 13:18:36 PM »
@Sheilago - Hello neighbour(ish)  0_0 I've noticed there's a few fellow Scots on here, at least someone will understand me after a glass of wine then!

Ooh!  Anybody around Thurso???  :D

Fun with Fabric / Re: Holiday sewing ideas wanted
« on: June 09, 2018, 08:30:58 AM »  :)

The beach pebble idea sounds lovely, I think I might borrow that idea, please  :D  :flower:

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