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Announcing the STACKS’ newest Message Board! Crafts and DIY Tips!

Share your expert how-to tips, DIYs (that stands for Do It Yourself), ask questions, give advice, and let everyone know about the awesome projects you are working on! If you’re looking for inspiration, the Scholastic Klutz video page has lots of ideas for incredible projects. AND the Klutz folks themselves will be on this board for live chats to answer your questions! Stay tuned for live chat announcements coming soon!
http://www.scholastic.com/kids/stacks/v ... 1#featured

My name is Katie, and I am the moderator for this message board. I am thrilled to be here, and I’m eager to hear your great ideas about crafting and how to do the amazing stuff that YOU are an expert at. I’ll be sharing my own thoughts, asking questions, and posting polls, so keep checking back!

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 Quilting

Joined: Sat Nov 22, 2008 2:05 pm
Posts: 2404
Wed Apr 13, 2016 3:17 pm

So I'm quilting right now. Does anyone else quilt? It's for my mom's Mother's Day gift. I'm at the point where I quilt the top. I can't imagine how they used to do it by hand. The patience. I think I need more patience. :)




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Joined: Thu May 12, 2016 5:38 pm
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Thu May 12, 2016 5:36 pm

how do you quilt Mrs. Katie?




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Joined: Sat Nov 22, 2008 2:05 pm
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Tue May 17, 2016 6:11 pm

Not by hand or anything! I find a pattern I like, pick fabrics, cut, piece, etc. So fun!




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Joined: Thu May 12, 2016 5:38 pm
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Wed May 18, 2016 11:28 am

Yea, i usaly just take pices of random fabric, cut then into the size i want, cut little longish strips (Don't cut it all the way thorugh thoguh!) then i tie all the strips together. smiley if thats cofnused, i'll make a thread and explain it more. smiley




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Wed May 18, 2016 11:31 am

i probly need more patience to cheeky




 Re: Quilting

Joined: Sat Nov 22, 2008 2:05 pm
Posts: 2404
Wed May 18, 2016 3:51 pm

That's how I feel about yoga too. :)




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Wed May 18, 2016 5:51 pm

Yea, i probly wouldn't do yoga. i like to run and stuff. when i'm doing a art project and it's the kind that take a long time, i do not have patientce. so don't sign me up for yoga! cheeky




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Joined: Sat Nov 22, 2008 2:05 pm
Posts: 2404
Thu May 19, 2016 5:28 pm

Define 'stuff?' haha

 

I just did a 200-mile runing relay race with friends. SO FUN.




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Thu May 19, 2016 8:22 pm

surprise 200-Miles??!?!?!?! Thats a lot!!! surprise                                                                                        Well, it's always more fun with friends! laugh




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Joined: Sat Nov 22, 2008 2:05 pm
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Fri May 20, 2016 8:57 pm

no no no- I didn't personally run 200 miles. Together with my 11 friends we all did. Everyone runs 3 times of various lengths. :)




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Sat May 21, 2016 11:36 am

oh, ok! Well it's still 200-miles either way! cheeky




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