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« Reply #2100 on: September 19, 2011 08:55:49 AM »

I agree!!!  They are also so funny!!!
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« Reply #2101 on: September 19, 2011 09:28:20 AM »

If I'm using old thread, I'm know to triple reinforce my stitches, like for buttons or shrink the stitch length on my machine so there's more stitches per inch than normal.  I've only had one spool so badly deteriorated I could break it by snapping it with my fingers, everything else seems to have held up well.

Geez, it's barely over halfway thru Monday at work and I'm already over being here Roll Eyes  LOL!  I've got projects on the brain, and lately my weekends are eaten up by non-crafty activities and outings so I'm getting very frustrated with not getting any projects done except a few tiny things or filling boxes of supplies for easy swaps...I just wanna take off right now and go home to my sewing machine!
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« Reply #2102 on: September 19, 2011 09:50:32 AM »

Have three more 'neck cozies' done, all from stash yarn. I have four more skeins of the green yarn left to destash and enough of the black/blue/purple mix for two more scarves. Cheesy


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I'm wearing the last one now and am going to keep it for myself. I have a box of the scarves started to donate once it gets full.
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« Reply #2103 on: September 19, 2011 11:32:53 AM »

awesome scarves!  you are a weaving machine!
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« Reply #2104 on: September 19, 2011 01:18:40 PM »

Boy, you are fast at weaving, vamped!  They are lovely...I like the one you are keeping...hey, you deserve it for all your hard work!
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« Reply #2105 on: September 19, 2011 01:21:12 PM »

Thanks! It is really fun and goes fast. I can make one in one night and that includes warping the loom to start! It takes a bit longer if I end up with a kitty helper  Cheesy
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« Reply #2106 on: September 19, 2011 01:45:49 PM »

I swear black cats are the most inquisitive!  My boy slows me down because he needs to see whatever I am doing...he also steals things like my needles or yarn...I would crochet and knit much faster if he were not around, but it would not be as much fun and joy! Cheesy
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« Reply #2107 on: September 19, 2011 07:54:34 PM »

Adorable Toeheads!!! =]  great work on those, too!

love the woven scarves...and the last one(yours) is so pretty! Love the colors.  You are fast w/the looms, even w/kitty help!  Cheesy

I was hoping to use most of the threads on little projects, crafty items to keep learning new sewing things.  I can also see making up some potholders and string projects that I can use newer threads and quilt over the sewing.  Maybe some yo-yos, etc.  I do have several spools just for buttonholes and heavier guage needs.  There is one (wooden) spool w/pink silk on it.  Older spools like that I'll keep 'as is' just because it is 'history' of the craft.  What folks did w/all the neato threads is really amazing to me! =]  What folks do here w/threads is just as amazing to me, too!

Finished w/new little baby blanket today.  Hate being stuck in town w/nothing to keep fingers busy.  Looking for new portable UFO to finish... Smiley
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« Reply #2108 on: September 19, 2011 09:57:22 PM »

Guys, I'm stuck!  Which purse?!  sheesh.  I get the machine, and now I want to sew... But which purse!! sigh  here's the whole list:

http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=318796.msg3671656#msg3671656
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=354524.0
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=337663.msg3906387#msg3906387
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=329142.msg3800111#msg3800111
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=327642.msg3783317#msg3783317
buttercup bag made by Rae
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=312961.msg3597520#msg3597520
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=312296.msg3588991#msg3588991
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=307820.msg3527052#msg3527052
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=178244.msg1847661#msg1847661
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=298323.msg3400688#msg3400688
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=296557.msg3376811#msg3376811
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=293659.msg3339448#msg3339448
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=292280.msg3321549#msg3321549


I seriously took to long looking for those, now I'm more stumped then ever.
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« Reply #2109 on: September 20, 2011 12:09:59 AM »

My altime favorite bag to start with is the Jordy bag, the tute is on Craftster, it is extremely versatile, I have made a ton, all shapes, sizes and colours. Even my dad has one for shopping.
But this one that you posted the link to also took my fancy,
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=298323.msg3400688#msg3400688
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