Norma H

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  1. The Mountain Top Quilting website shows it under their piecing patterns. Is that the shop you found the kit? https://www.mountaintopquilting.com/collections/piecing-patterns
  2. Bobbins

    I keep the aluminum bobbins on hand - ordered from APQS. I also have a few steel bobbins that came with the machine, but have never used them.
  3. My opinion only - - if the lower quality battings have any cotton seeds, and you hit one of those with your machine - possibility of breaking a needle. That would be the issue for me.
  4. W&N sometimes has cotton seeds/pieces that your needle may hit, or that may be felt through the backing. Perhaps that is what quilters are referencing. I've used it for many quilts and have had no issues except for some bearding at times. It's not my favorite, but I quilt many charity quilts for my church's missions and the lower cost of W&N helps us make more quilts. For personal quilts I use QD, and usually their wool batting.
  5. Intellistitch folks

    Nolting 1105 Hawkeye Dr. Hiawatha, Iowa 52233 Phone: (319) 378-0999 Fax: (319) 378-1026 Email: General Information: nolting@nolting.com Sales: nolting@nolting.com Customer Support: techhelp@nolting.com Webmaster: support@desiant.com
  6. Circle Lord

    I suggest looking at both company's websites, look at the components that make up each basic system and the boards each of them have to offer. I have and use boards from both Michael (CL) and Ron (RnS) . You can also call and visit with them to find out more about each of their products. It's all good
  7. Circle Lord

    R & S boards are good too. They're smaller and lighter. I have several and use them with my CL system; requires a different R & S stylus as the grooves are a different size. As a comparison, with my CL large boards I have three across on the table - five R & S boards to cover the same length.
  8. Circle Lord

    Yes they are certainly in business. If there's a question about the pricing, just send a message to Michael and he'll respond. He responded to me a week ago re one of the long boards. loricles@loriclesquilting.com
  9. Project Angel Quilt

    It's beautiful. Thanks for doing all of this for us. Rita will certainly feel the love.
  10. Project Angel Quilt

    That USPS carrier should be reported to the Postmaster/Postmistress. If they won't take action, go higher in the postal service. We had an issue in my area several years ago and finally had to resort to that action. No issues since, have had great service from several carriers who deliver to our rural route (even though we're technically in town).
  11. If I were going to MQX East i'd take Amy's class. She is the expert in getting our machines back running smoothly, and to have her in person for four hours would be great.
  12. Coxcomb Quilt

    Beautiful! Your feathers are always over the top!
  13. Project Angel Quilt

    My package is in the postal system this afternoon. Norma H
  14. Oh I like very much!! Love the colors, and the quilting. I haven't done much of mine yet - guess I'd better get on the ball - Ha!
  15. I found the older discussion on this topic from 2011 - I posted something so it will show up - it's in another forum "Quilting Gadgets & Goodies"