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California Row by Row Experience shared Indiana Row by Row Experience's post.
5 hours ago
Great information!Just a caution about your sewing machine needles⚠️. We are seeing quite a few machines coming in with problems caused by a budget brand of needles being sold at some department stores. These needles are made so poorly that they will actually cause your machine to not sew properly.
To demonstrate - the needle on the left is a Schmetz brand needle size 80 and on the right is the department store needle size 70. This size needle should be finer than the Schmetz, and as you can see, not only is it thicker, but it’s also longer😱! Other needles in the same department-store-pack are made backwards or are bent. Consumers are purchasing these needles in good faith, and then spending hours trying to find the cause of their sewing machine problem, all the while certain that it can’t be their machine needle because it’s a brand-new pack😤. And the worst part about this is that newbies to sewing, who are keen to get involved in this hobby that we all love so much, think that the problems that they are experiencing are caused by them doing something wrong, and with a hit to their confidence, they just give up🙄.
No matter if you have an enormous machine that you use every day, or a small one, that you get out every now and then, we recommend using brand-quality needles like Schmetz, that you can purchase from all good sewing stores. Share this post with your sewing friends ... See MoreSee Less
What do you mean by dept store? Joanns, etc?
Ella Jernigan Drumeller
California Row by Row Experience shared Wisconsin Row by Row Experience's post.
1 week ago
Not just a weekend forecast, maybe a lifestyle . . . ! ... See MoreSee Less
Except for maybe a little something sweet
Robin Reimer, this might be a vacation for you.
California Row by Row Experience shared British Columbia Row by Row Experience's post.
3 weeks ago
So California . . . what designs would you like to see? What is your favorite shape?For some shops coming up with a concept, designing, creating and making a pattern is very difficult, so we are asking you.....what types of rows and/or blocks would you like to see this year? What is the first thing you think of when you hear the phrase "taste the experience"??
Thanks for your input! ... See MoreSee Less
We all take pictures of plated food, so I think something like that with wine and chocolate. Or restaurant logos.
I prefer pieced over applique and think fruits and veggies would make a beautiful quilt!
I know this is weird but Taste makes me think mouth or tongue experiences things like sunsets, roller coasters, kisses or kayaks or biking or hiking
I think some kitchen utensils (in addition to foods) would be fun
What Rebecca says regarding piecing.
I detest fusible appliqué and it am not quick enough at hand appliqué to complete a row-by-row containing a lot of it.
I like, too, the idea of having cooking utensils and kitchen accessories included.
Wine, cake, doughnut
I like the 18” blocks more than the rows.
Music....lots of black and white!
Please try for some creative patchwork, not just applique rows.
Marshmallow roasted over a camp fire.
I think a backyard bbq needs to be a design! who doesn't love a good backyard bbq - call it Q'in it up!
I don’t care what shape it is, any shape is fine. I like the idea of applicable to the area. Walnuts in Visalia, chocolates for Porterville from the lovely store next to Calico Mermaid, olives for Corning......the list goes on. I hope the shops will include local foods.
California Row by Row Experience shared CBS News's post.
4 weeks ago
Robin, Lisa, Jean, isn't that sweet?
What a loving man/
California Row by Row Experience shared Alabama Row by Row Experience's post.
1 month ago
Hmmm . . .where do you quilt?Where do you quilt? ... See MoreSee Less
Patricia Delgado Matthews, Rhondda Schroen
I quilt in my attic studio!
California Row by Row Experience shared Dyeing to Stitch's post.
1 month ago
Doesn't this make you feel good about the joy of quilting?
Keep stitching my friends!Isn't this the truth? ... See MoreSee Less
Terry Jacobsen Robin Reimer
Paula J. Payne Jones....isn’t this neat?
Celia Weller... how very true!
Happy New Year!!
Are you ready for the 2019 Taste the Experience?? ... See MoreSee Less
What a fun year this one will be to see!
How about for the ones we never got started?🤣
how about a month of silence... :)
we are just WAY Ahead for 2019 or 2020
Tracy Mailes hahhah yep xx
I finished my crafts
That’s a “for sure...”. Ha!
Heres to hoping you get done!!!!
A new blog post on new Row by Row shops. Such good stories and more to come.
rowbyrowexperience.com/2018/12/27/new-quilt-shops-to-explore/?fbclid=IwAR19ovFifGmDqZNN0ImfNOJXjA... ... See MoreSee Less
California Row by Row Experience shared Row by Row Studio's post.
2 months ago
Perfect last minute gifts!Merry Christmas! Here's a free pattern for Fabric Party Favors. A terrific holiday sewing project for kids to do. Brought to you by Row by Row Junior and its new partner site Hello Sewing World. Enjoy the blog post too! Get the pattern here: https://hellosewingworld.com/fabric-party-favors/ ... See MoreSee Less
Thanks for sharing with California RxR fans. Enjoy!
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