Saturday, March 12, 2016

Saturday Night

Hello everyone!

I am TOTALLY frustrated with this new computer insofar as how the tablet works.  I tried answering your questions under my videos with the tablet side of this device, and I can't figure out how to get a keyboard.  I know there is one.  And I know where the icon is for it, BUT the icon disappears and the keyboard won't come up.  AAAAAARGH!

I guess I need to search for some tutorials on how to use a tablet.  I have an IPAD, and I assumed this would be like it.

I am making a new blouse, and I am having the CRAZIEST problem.  I need a VERY SIMPLE thing, and I am shocked that it seems to be MISSION IMPOSSIBLE!

I have searched all over the internet, and can't even find this.

What I need is six buttons exactly alike.  5/8".  Four of them black.  Two of them red.  2-hole.  Who EVER would have thought that would be a hard thing to find?

Other than that, I have made two new videos.  Here they are if you are interested in bat wing capes and oreo cookies.





And I have to go.  Just talked to Deb on the phone.  She and Jim will be here the 24th.  I will do videos and take pics.  I don't know WHAT we will be making, but we will make SOMEthing.  Deb wants to spend time with Terry.  Maybe Terry will have a quilt ready for the longarm.

Hugs, Joy





6 comments:

  1. Hi Joy, love your blog - you are so funny and so very talented. I really love that brown and white top you are wearing in the first video and was wondering if you could post the pattern name. Thank you in advance. Regards, Gisella

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    1. Hi Gisella,
      That is a Christine Jonson pattern called Cross Your Heart and V-Neck Tee 714. You can find it at www.cjpatterns.com. The fabric is wonderful. It is called Slinky.
      Hugs, Joy

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    2. I love the 2 tops you are wearing today,in particular the brown one. I'll have to visit cjpatterns. You look great! Congratulations for your success and willpower dieting. I have a hard time doing it.
      Did you try Nancy's Notions? She has 5/8" black and red buttons which seem to match. They are rather plain but I saw how they were difficult to find too. Keep up sewing and motivating us to do so! :-)
      Danielle

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  2. Really love that Christine Johnson top, it looks so good on you. I think the problem with the circular wrap is the fabric, it needs to be soft and drapery and it needs to be longer!!!!!!

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  3. Thank you so much Joy! On my list to order:) Gisella

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  4. Joy I love the blonde Oreos too. I bet you are a megastuff gal. I know I sure am. I don't like the "bat blouse" either. The brown one is nice though.
    Charlotte

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Hugs, Joy