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quiltee
True Blue Farmgirl

6415 Posts

Linda
Terrell TX
USA
6415 Posts

Posted - Nov 04 2020 :  1:03:54 PM  Show Profile  Send quiltee a Yahoo! Message
Only 17? My list is like 100+. LOL!

Farmgirl hugs,
Linda
Terrell, TX

Farm girl #1919
Farm Girl of the Month August 2015 and April 2017


"Women are Angels, and when someone breaks our wings, we simply continue to fly . . . on a broomstick - we're flexible, like that."
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katmom
True Blue Farmgirl

15114 Posts

Grace
WACAL Gal WashCalif.
USA
15114 Posts

Posted - Nov 04 2020 :  6:29:18 PM  Show Profile
Judith,, sweet Rufu is doing his best to help you with your UFO's...

>^..^<
Happiness is being a katmom and Glamping Diva!

www.katmom4.blogspot.com & http://graciesvictorianrose.blogspot.com

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gramadinah
True Blue Farmgirl

3525 Posts

Diana
Orofino ID
USA
3525 Posts

Posted - Nov 04 2020 :  6:32:41 PM  Show Profile
This was fun lots of work but fun. 1.5 inch squares Finished size30.5 inches.


Farmgirl Sister #273
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Marcy
True Blue Farmgirl

2588 Posts

Marcy
Tiverton Rhode Island
USA
2588 Posts

Posted - Nov 05 2020 :  09:44:07 AM  Show Profile
Diana,

That came out beautiful! Love the colors.

hugs,
Marcy

Farmgirl #170

FGOTM August 2012

Since you get more joy out of giving joy to others, you should put a good deal of thought into the happiness that you are able to give...Eleanor Roosevelt

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JeanP
True Blue Farmgirl

784 Posts

Jean
Deary ID
USA
784 Posts

Posted - Nov 05 2020 :  09:59:15 AM  Show Profile
Oh, Diana, how delightful your little quiltlet is. Will you use it as a wall hanging or table topper or ??? But, oh my goodness, 1-1/2 inch squares would have made me blinder than I already am. Awesome job!! You are just down the road from me in Orofino. I am in Deary. We MUST get together for a plaly day when this Coronamadness is over. We could meet at one of the great Orofino quilt shops and have lunch at that beautiful restaurant right on the river. I think it's at the Best Western Hotel complex. Have you discovered the Featherweight Shop in Kooskia (sp?). Katmom aka Grace turned me on to it recently. I've only been able to visit online but am anxious to get there in person and meet the great staff. Their website and Newsletter are fantastic.
Farmgirl Hugs,
jean

"However difficult life may seem, there is always something you can do and succeed at."
. . . .Stephen Hawking
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quiltee
True Blue Farmgirl

6415 Posts

Linda
Terrell TX
USA
6415 Posts

Posted - Nov 05 2020 :  10:06:58 AM  Show Profile  Send quiltee a Yahoo! Message
Great small quilt, Diana. Love it!


Farmgirl hugs,
Linda
Terrell, TX

Farm girl #1919
Farm Girl of the Month August 2015 and April 2017


"Women are Angels, and when someone breaks our wings, we simply continue to fly . . . on a broomstick - we're flexible, like that."
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JoanneMS58
Farmgirl in Training

25 Posts

Joanne
Los Angeles CA
USA
25 Posts

Posted - Nov 05 2020 :  10:08:04 AM  Show Profile
Diana
Your quilt is beautiful !
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StitchinWitch
True Blue Farmgirl

1662 Posts

Judith
Galt CA
USA
1662 Posts

Posted - Nov 05 2020 :  10:43:22 AM  Show Profile
Diana -- cute little qultlet. I love working with 1 Ĺ inch squares. I have a couple shoeboxes full of them I keep in our trailer for hand crank projects when we are camping.
Linda -- I wish I only had 17 UFOs! There are still more waiting to be finished. If the pandemic lasts long enough I may get them done but it seems like I keep fining more day by day.

Judith

7932
Happiness is Homemade
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gramadinah
True Blue Farmgirl

3525 Posts

Diana
Orofino ID
USA
3525 Posts

Posted - Nov 05 2020 :  6:30:41 PM  Show Profile
jean p yes we should get together. When things are somewhat normal I would love a field trip and lunch. there are a couple more farm girls around here and maybe we could get Grace aka katmom to come down too.
Diana

Farmgirl Sister #273
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quiltee
True Blue Farmgirl

6415 Posts

Linda
Terrell TX
USA
6415 Posts

Posted - Nov 05 2020 :  6:33:13 PM  Show Profile  Send quiltee a Yahoo! Message
DO you have a featherweight, Jean? I have 2. Love them!

Farmgirl hugs,
Linda
Terrell, TX

Farm girl #1919
Farm Girl of the Month August 2015 and April 2017


"Women are Angels, and when someone breaks our wings, we simply continue to fly . . . on a broomstick - we're flexible, like that."
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JeanP
True Blue Farmgirl

784 Posts

Jean
Deary ID
USA
784 Posts

Posted - Nov 05 2020 :  8:15:48 PM  Show Profile
Diana -- Sounds like great fun. And, absolutely we have to get Katmom down here too. She's the one who told me about the Featherweight shop.
Linda -- Yes, I have two. One a traditional black one that I bought myself shortly after graduating high school. The other is a white one made in England I think. I got it several years later. Nothing better for straight beautiful stitching.
jean

"However difficult life may seem, there is always something you can do and succeed at."
. . . .Stephen Hawking
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MaryJanesNiece
True Blue Farmgirl

4871 Posts

Krista
Utah
USA
4871 Posts

Posted - Nov 06 2020 :  2:00:34 PM  Show Profile
Diana, that mini quilt is gorgeous! Great work!

Krista
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katmom
True Blue Farmgirl

15114 Posts

Grace
WACAL Gal WashCalif.
USA
15114 Posts

Posted - Nov 07 2020 :  9:35:06 PM  Show Profile
Diana & Jean.. yep! count me in!
I can park my wee camp trailer in Jean's driveway and stay over night and then we can have fun!
Jean is a 3 1/2 hr drive from my wee ranchette and I think you are just 45min from her???
(how's that for being brassy,, inviting myself over for the night??? LOL!)

>^..^<
Happiness is being a katmom and Glamping Diva!

www.katmom4.blogspot.com & http://graciesvictorianrose.blogspot.com


Edited by - katmom on Nov 07 2020 9:36:04 PM
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Audra Rose
True Blue Farmgirl

1642 Posts

Vanessa
Brooksville KY
USA
1642 Posts

Posted - Nov 11 2020 :  05:34:31 AM  Show Profile
The boys quilt top on left went missing for a month or so. This morning, as it often happens, I found it while looking for something else. The girls quilt on right is getting quilted. Rainy weather is perfect for quilting.

I have learned to store stuff where I can find it!

Farmgirl Sister #6754
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StitchinWitch
True Blue Farmgirl

1662 Posts

Judith
Galt CA
USA
1662 Posts

Posted - Nov 11 2020 :  10:13:49 PM  Show Profile
Vanessa -- I love your scrappy quilts.

Judith

7932
Happiness is Homemade
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Dreamer42
True Blue Farmgirl

1787 Posts

April
Central Oregon
USA
1787 Posts

Posted - Nov 12 2020 :  10:32:42 PM  Show Profile
V, your quilts are off to a beautiful start! Nothing more special than a hand made quilt!

Dianna, yours is beautiful as well!

Dreamer42
Farmgirl Sister #7038
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MaryJanesNiece
True Blue Farmgirl

4871 Posts

Krista
Utah
USA
4871 Posts

Posted - Nov 13 2020 :  1:17:05 PM  Show Profile
Beautiful quilts Vanessa!

Krista
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quiltee
True Blue Farmgirl

6415 Posts

Linda
Terrell TX
USA
6415 Posts

Posted - Nov 13 2020 :  1:23:55 PM  Show Profile  Send quiltee a Yahoo! Message
I love my 2 featherweights - they are both black. Neither is the one I grew up sewing on, but I got them both off eBay for me and my Mom. My mom's that I grew up with and took to college was traded in on a Singer Touch-n-Sew in 1972 - a week before my son was born. My mother said to trade it in because they were giving me more than she paid for it when she was in college. I kicked myself ever since and had to buy one for me and one for her. After she passed away I got hers, too. They are the best! I still would like to find a Singer Featherweight 222 with the removable bed and feed dogs that lower.

Farmgirl hugs,
Linda
Terrell, TX

Farm girl #1919
Farm Girl of the Month August 2015 and April 2017


"Women are Angels, and when someone breaks our wings, we simply continue to fly . . . on a broomstick - we're flexible, like that."
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JeanP
True Blue Farmgirl

784 Posts

Jean
Deary ID
USA
784 Posts

Posted - Nov 13 2020 :  1:50:30 PM  Show Profile
Yep, Linda. I hear you. I just put a piece of masking tape over the feed dogs when I need to.
jean


"However difficult life may seem, there is always something you can do and succeed at."
. . . .Stephen Hawking
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StitchinWitch
True Blue Farmgirl

1662 Posts

Judith
Galt CA
USA
1662 Posts

Posted - Nov 13 2020 :  9:36:27 PM  Show Profile
I have a 222 that was purchased in England. I need to take it to the almost local Featherweight guy and have the motor exchanged for a 110 v one so I don't have to use the voltage changing thingy which seems to make it burn out bulbs. It is such a handy little machine with the open arm and dropping feed dogs. You don't really need to use tape to cover the feed dogs for free motion -- just set the stitch length to 0.

Judith

7932
Happiness is Homemade
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MaryJanesNiece
True Blue Farmgirl

4871 Posts

Krista
Utah
USA
4871 Posts

Posted - Nov 25 2020 :  10:24:34 AM  Show Profile
Itís been a little while since I have shared what I am working on. For awhile now I have been wanting to make my kids an advent calendar and I decided this year would be the year. I have high hopes to have it completed before December 1st, so hopefully I can get it done. The original pattern called for felt number stickers and I decided to go with wood pieces to sew on instead. They arenít due to arrive until next week, so it may be hanging without numbers for the first couple of days. Should have started this project a little sooner so I wasnít cutting it so close lol


Krista
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quiltee
True Blue Farmgirl

6415 Posts

Linda
Terrell TX
USA
6415 Posts

Posted - Nov 25 2020 :  10:43:50 AM  Show Profile  Send quiltee a Yahoo! Message
The 222 is what I have been wanting. I have 2 221s and may one day get a 222. I use my 221s all the time.

Farmgirl hugs,
Linda
Terrell, TX

Farm girl #1919
Farm Girl of the Month August 2015 and April 2017


"Women are Angels, and when someone breaks our wings, we simply continue to fly . . . on a broomstick - we're flexible, like that."
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quiltee
True Blue Farmgirl

6415 Posts

Linda
Terrell TX
USA
6415 Posts

Posted - Nov 25 2020 :  10:45:04 AM  Show Profile  Send quiltee a Yahoo! Message
Krista - that is a cute Advent calendar. A lot of work on your part, and I know your kids will love it.

Farmgirl hugs,
Linda
Terrell, TX

Farm girl #1919
Farm Girl of the Month August 2015 and April 2017


"Women are Angels, and when someone breaks our wings, we simply continue to fly . . . on a broomstick - we're flexible, like that."
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MaryJanesNiece
True Blue Farmgirl

4871 Posts

Krista
Utah
USA
4871 Posts

Posted - Nov 27 2020 :  12:14:53 PM  Show Profile
Linda, thank you! I'm hoping to finish the actual C2C tonight so I can start the boarder.

Krista
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marjean
True Blue Farmgirl

3848 Posts

Marsha
Deltona FL
USA
3848 Posts

Posted - Nov 30 2020 :  2:55:45 PM  Show Profile
So many busy farmgirls here. Great job! I'm working on a recipe/garden theme junk journal. You can see the process on my YouTube channel here:
https://www.youtube.com/c/SunshineFarmgirlCoopDeltona/videos

Farmgirl sister #308
Envelope Wallets and Junk Journals, Face Masks too.
http://www.marketsofsunshine.store
YouTube DIY sewing and crafting
https://www.youtube.com/c/SunshineFarmgirlCoopDeltona/
FGOM 5/2018
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