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Hot Bowl Tute ( hope this works)

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blessedbe
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Re: Hot Bowl Tute ( hope this works)

Post by blessedbe » Sat Dec 21, 2013 4:51 pm

Hi Caroline, I made this and it was great but please let everyone know that cotton thread MUST be used. I used polyester thread and tested it out in my microwave and ended up with a fire in the microwave! Of course I was able to put out the fire but it destroyed my microwave. Now I have to buy a new microwave. Ignorance is not bliss!!!! Anyway I am interested in buying the rule that you show in the photo making darts. Can you please tell me the name of the ruler and/or where I may purchase one? I do a lot of sewing clothes with darts in them and I think the ruler would be great to use. Thank you.

mellomayking
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Re: Hot Bowl Tute ( hope this works)

Post by mellomayking » Fri Dec 27, 2013 8:22 pm

Blessedbe, thanks for the info regarding thread.

The ruler is the Kaleidoscope ruler...here is a link:
http://www.quiltinaday.com/shoponline/r ... /ruler/708

honeychile
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Re: Hot Bowl Tute ( hope this works)

Post by honeychile » Mon Dec 30, 2013 1:58 pm

This was a great tutorial for such a useful product! I made a couple for my home and am thinking about making some to fit those microwave soup containers that are so tricky to get out of the microwave. The photo below shows how mine turned out. I posted this on my facebook page and had comments within moments! Again, thanks!

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QuiltGram8
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Re: Hot Bowl Tute ( hope this works)

Post by QuiltGram8 » Tue Dec 31, 2013 2:03 am

I am shocked that polyester thread would cause a fire?????
I made three of the bowls. On one of them, I didn't measure the darts correctly and the bowl doesn't look right. Take time to measure and not guess at it.

Happy New Year. Still curious about the polyester thread. Hmmmmmm! interesting and so sorry to hear it did so much damage.

Velda

vivian1970
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Re: Hot Bowl Tute ( hope this works)

Post by vivian1970 » Tue Jun 03, 2014 1:56 am

well I always love new things to sew. We'll see if we can do this one. thanks for all the tips also

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rosebud3
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Re: Hot Bowl Tute ( hope this works)

Post by rosebud3 » Fri Dec 05, 2014 6:56 pm

BTTT for Riss

rissmeek
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Re: Hot Bowl Tute ( hope this works)

Post by rissmeek » Sat Dec 06, 2014 11:13 am

Thanks for bumping it Rosebud!

JayKay
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Re: Hot Bowl Tute ( hope this works)

Post by JayKay » Sat Dec 13, 2014 11:25 am

Thanks Caroline, how did you know I really needed this pattern......lol.......burned my hands on a hot bowl this morning.......



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Re: Hot Bowl Tute ( hope this works)

Post by FarmChick » Mon Dec 29, 2014 2:27 pm

Btt

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