Borders...

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Registered: 09-05-2003
Borders...
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Thu, 12-03-2009 - 12:24pm

Sometimes you NEED a border to make the quilt pop. Sometimes you need a border to make the quilt big enough for its intended purpose. Whatever, borders can be a problem...

Sewing Borders:
http://myquilter.blogspot.com/2009/12/applying-borders.html



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Has the recession really led us to make do instead of just throw away?
In these economically challenged times, do you think we need a Repair Manifesto?
What do you do to get yourself out of a style slump?




Edited 12/5/2009 4:22 pm ET by cl-thatyank



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Registered: 05-20-2003
In reply to: cl_thatyank
Sat, 12-05-2009 - 2:58pm

borders don't bother me as much as binding.

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In reply to: cl_thatyank
Sat, 12-05-2009 - 4:23pm
What does the fabric look like? Maybe someone here will come up with an idea...



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Has the recession really led us to make do instead of just throw away?
In these economically challenged times, do you think we need a Repair Manifesto?
What do you do to get yourself out of a style slump?



CL for

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In reply to: cl_thatyank
Thu, 01-21-2010 - 11:11am



CL for

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Tue, 10-05-2010 - 11:46pm

 

How to calculate borders when the quilt is "on point"

http://www.patchworktimes.com/2010/10/04/setting-blocks-on-point/