Tag Archives: prep

Christmas, Part Trois

The third (and presumably final) package arrived today, the much-anticipated Anna Maria Horner parcel. Her packaging may just outdo SMS: Inside, we find this – WOW COLOR: Holy [..]

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Pre-Washing Fixes Stuff

As it turns out, pre-washing the cheap fabrics seems to have taken a lot of the “tacky” feel out of them. I noticed, as I was putting them [..]

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Pre-Washing Do's and Don'ts

Tip: Do pre-wash your fabrics in warm water and dry on medium to get any shrinkage out of the way before you cut. Don’t wash your husky mix’s [..]

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First Blocks

Yesterday, I decided to quit pussyfooting around this quilting thing and Just Doo Eet. I’d been debating potholders and placemats and maybe just some fricking napkins to get [..]

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A Note About Pre-Washing

So, I pre-washed my little bundle of fabrics, because pre-washing is a good idea. It gets rid of nasty manufacturing sprays, it shrinks the fabric (if it’s going [..]

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