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What Are You Working On Now?   General Discussion

Started 11/19/17 by MarciainMD; 285958 views.

Certainly. Tho I have put some on my blog if you want to read it sooner. The tshirt one, not the I spy one smile

I know, but I wanted to give you some variety :D 

My next project is to clean out the sewing room, and get some hard flooring in there. I have wanted it since the beginning, but wanted to have the cash saved, ya know?! :D 

LindaPutt

From: LindaPutt

Sep-4

Wow - you're going to be really busy!

Will you share the link to your blog?

  • Edited September 4, 2020 4:41 pm  by  LindaPutt

here you go

https://deeintex2.blogspot.com/

but I'm way behind on updating it, just realized I hadn't in over a year.  A good project for this weekend - maybe smile

latterberry

From: latterberry

Sep-5

I sure enjoyed looking at all of your lovely quilts.  Thanks for sharing.

Glad you enjoyed.  I actually had started 2 posts but never finished them. So it is up to date except for the batch in progress now.

Judy (DJZMOM)

From: Judy (DJZMOM)

Sep-6

Mel Harris (MelHarris1) said...

My next project is to clean out the sewing room, and get some hard flooring in there.

That will be a big job but it will be wonderful to have hard flooring in your sewing room.  Good for you deciding to save for it ahead of time!

 

Judy (DJZMOM)

From: Judy (DJZMOM)

Sep-6

Thanks for posting the link to your blog.  The T-shirt quilts you've made are terrific and it looks like the recipients thought so too!  Such happy smiles!!

So I had to find some older fabric today so in getting down to that in the sewing room I found 2 piles of T-shirts I'd been saving to use for DJ.  They are just getting too bulkly to pile as whole shirts.  I was thinking to cut them down to just the image I want to use.  Should I use and iron on stabilizer for the back before I cut down or just over cut the image/logo and store without?  If so, can you remind me of the product you recommend to use?  I know you've likely shared this with me before but...  you know...  I have brain fade periodically!  Thanks.  

 

Or for your first cut on the t-shirt is easier to cut a bit oversized so you do not have to struggle with lots of bulk to put the stabilizer on.  I ususally just cut the design with a generous part all around and wait for stablizer till just before I use.

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