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golo
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PostSubject: Laminated Fabrics   Thu Sep 20, 2012 6:43 pm

I found this information at Fabric.com and thought if anyone was going to work with the new laminated fabrics they might want to read this first...

https://sew4home.com/tips-resources/sewing-tips-tricks/successful-sewing-laminated-cottons-and-other-sticky-stuff?cm_mmc=Email-_-9%2f20%2f12%20Weekend%20Wonders%20Three-_-Pocket%20Placemats-_-sewing%20with%20laminates

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PostSubject: Re: Laminated Fabrics   Thu Sep 20, 2012 7:37 pm

I don't see myself ever using this type of fabric! Do you golo?
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PostSubject: Re: Laminated Fabrics   Thu Sep 20, 2012 8:06 pm

DH has racks of vinyl I have used over the years for lots of projects. I do see myself using this fabric. Placemats that match a decor, lunchbags, large waterproofed totes. Didn't read thru the whole page on website, but what I read was pretty much what I had done in the past.
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PostSubject: Re: Laminated Fabrics   Thu Sep 20, 2012 8:28 pm

actually the new laminated is really nice stuff and I am getting tempted... just saw a nice pattern for a rain poncho for big or little girls...

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PostSubject: Re: Laminated Fabrics   Thu Sep 20, 2012 10:10 pm

THanks for the info!!!
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PostSubject: Re: Laminated Fabrics   Thu Sep 20, 2012 10:41 pm

I saw it for the first time this week in a catalog, perhaps Clotilde? I was doubtful until I saw a few of the projects like lunch bags and baby bibs. The ponchos sound like a great idea too.
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PostSubject: Re: Laminated Fabrics   Fri Sep 21, 2012 9:17 am

It is in Connecting Threads. I liked the rain poncho too-we just don't get enough rain for it to be useful down here. lol!

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PostSubject: Re: Laminated Fabrics   Fri Sep 21, 2012 9:41 am

You could come here usual we have more rain and you try out your poncho TxMaryQuilters
Or you visit each of us on the forum and see who has more rain. Just a thought.
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PostSubject: Re: Laminated Fabrics   Fri Sep 21, 2012 9:46 am

redwork wrote:
You could come here usual we have more rain and you try out your poncho TxMaryQuilters
Or you visit each of us on the forum and see who has more rain. Just a thought.
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PostSubject: Re: Laminated Fabrics   Fri Sep 21, 2012 2:01 pm

Hey, then I could justify buying more fabric. lol!

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PostSubject: Re: Laminated Fabrics   Fri Sep 21, 2012 6:18 pm

Yeah, another roadtrip!!!
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PostSubject: Re: Laminated Fabrics   Fri Sep 21, 2012 6:52 pm

I usually don't but might at times. thanks for the info. Poncho sounds like a good idea.
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PostSubject: Re: Laminated Fabrics   Sun Sep 23, 2012 8:54 am

Very helpful. I've been thinking of making a lunch bag. Want something that I can easily wipe off, but don't need anything insulated. We have a refrigerator at work, so don't need insulation. I like the idea of making one because I can make it exactly the right size for the typical containers I bring in my lunch.
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PostSubject: Re: Laminated Fabrics   Tue Sep 25, 2012 5:39 am

Ive seen a lot of bags made from laminated fabric, sure keeps them nice and clean, placemats is a great idea and poncho's, perhaps you could use yours as a dust protector poncho TxMary!!!

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PostSubject: Re: Laminated Fabrics   Tue Sep 25, 2012 11:48 am

It'd get a lot more use that way Gimpy. lmao

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PostSubject: Re: Laminated Fabrics   Sun Sep 30, 2012 6:40 am

lmao lmao lmao make yourself the 'drought dust poncho" start a whole new fashion trend!!

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