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Posts: 5924 | Registered: Aug 20, 2007Reply With QuoteReport This Post
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If I only had an empty wall!!

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Posts: 7397 | Location: Highland, CA Zone 9b  | Registered: Sep 18, 2002Reply With QuoteReport This Post
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lolllll That's my problem. No walls in this house that can be used. lolllll

I did find a couple of those fabric office partitions a couple years back and they work great, and I can move them around.

Oops, and I found a flannel that I covered them with that actually has 1/4" wide blocks so when I want to stretch something, the markings are already there.

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the room is nice too! Smile
Posts: 4305 | Location: N.Y., USA | Registered: May 19, 2003Reply With QuoteReport This Post
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I have a large quilt hanging on the wall in the guest bedroom. I put my quilt design wall behind it so that it's not visible when not in use, but I can take the hanging quilt down if I really need to. I also use DH's queen-size bed for quick layouts (when he's not in it, LOL).

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Posts: 6536 | Location: Houston, TX | Registered: Jun 25, 2004Reply With QuoteReport This Post
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I don't have a large enough blank space either. My sewing room has a closet with double doors. I purchased a rollup shade and removed the shade, taped a flannel-back tablecloth to the roller with duct tape. DH mounted a board above the door frame, then mounted the shade on that board. I roll it down and up as needed.
Posts: 16575 | Location: Daingerfield, TX | Registered: Feb 07, 2003Reply With QuoteReport This Post
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I use a flannel backed tablecloth. But I've added a 2 inch wide, 6 foot long strip of corkboard at the top of one wall. When I want to use the design wall, I tack it up on the corkboard. Easily removed if I need the wall space. Works great for me and I managed to score the tablecloth for $1 on the clearance table.

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Posts: 4006 | Location: Maryland | Registered: Sep 26, 2002Reply With QuoteReport This Post
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