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    1. Help Desk/Contact Us

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      Latest: My premium membership questions by Crissie, Mar 1, 2015 at 1:53 AM
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    3. Announcements

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    4. Quick Start/FAQs

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    1. Daily Download from HTD

      Daily design available for free download to Premium Members.
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      Latest: HTD Baseball Chick (Retires Sunday, March 1st) by jude3944, Mar 1, 2015 at 1:00 AM
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    2. Bonus Designs

      Designs available for download using your Bonus Points!
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    3. Sales, Discounts, and Promotions

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    4. Product Reviews

      Need feedback on an item before you purchase it? Check out our sponsored reviews, as well as feedback from other applique enthusiasts!
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      Latest: Cubbies by lesnider10, Feb 28, 2015 at 11:24 PM
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    5. Buy/Sell/Trade

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      ThePitterPatBoutique
      Latest: FOR SALE PR 600 LIKE NEW by ThePitterPatBoutique, Feb 28, 2015 at 11:07 AM
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    1. Just Chit Chat!

      Everything from Diet Pepsi to homeschooling; your favorite non-embroidery blogs to reality tv. Anything goes!
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      Latest: Georgia by giggles, Mar 1, 2015 at 2:12 AM
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    2. Daily Fab Five

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      Latest: Fab 5 for 2-28-15 by Bhawkins, Feb 28, 2015 at 11:25 PM
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    3. Applique Chatter

      Questions, ideas, anything applique and embroidery related
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      SmrtCooki
      Latest: So What Should I Put On This? by SmrtCooki, Mar 1, 2015 at 1:32 AM
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      Latest: Secret Sister Gift Ideas by TwinkleToes, Feb 28, 2015 at 7:49 PM
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    5. Got to Have Faith

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      Latest: Send a prayer please by AnnieK, Feb 26, 2015 at 3:11 AM
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    6. Fabri-holics

      Share your passion for fabrics here. Who are your favorite designers? Share links here.
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      Latest: How do you organize your fabric? by giggles, Mar 1, 2015 at 2:24 AM
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    7. Making the Cut

      Looking for the best deals, where to get supplies
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      Latest: Scan and Cut by SheilaRae, Feb 24, 2015 at 9:02 AM
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    8. Introductions

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      Bhawkins
      Latest: New Here :) by Bhawkins, Feb 28, 2015 at 10:12 AM
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    9. Birthdays

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      BigBlackDogDesigns
      Latest: Happy Birthday 2/23/2015 by BigBlackDogDesigns, Feb 28, 2015 at 5:15 PM
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    1. Just Testin' It

      Looking for a tester for a specific design? Want some feedback on your digitizing and have a file to share? Post them here!
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    2. Looking for....

      Need help finding a font, fabric, design, digitizer - bring it here! Please do not use screen captures without permission. Instead, please link to the photo. Thanks!
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      Tiffany bowling
      Latest: Looking for this design by Tiffany bowling, Mar 1, 2015 at 12:13 AM
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    3. All About Fonts

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      wrightdesign
      Latest: Teenage girls by wrightdesign, Feb 28, 2015 at 1:44 PM
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    4. Blue Light Specials

      Find a great deal? Share it here! Please no advertising for websites in which you have a financial stake.
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      Tiffany bowling
      Latest: Free cross from apex by Tiffany bowling, Feb 28, 2015 at 1:35 PM
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    5. Troubleshooting

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      jess0513
      Latest: 4x4 Digitizing Issue by jess0513, Feb 11, 2015
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    6. All About Machines

      Wondering about what type of machine to purchase? Curious about features and recommendations?
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    7. All About Software

      Questions about which software to purchase and the benefits to each? Check here.
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    8. Favorite Sources

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      BigBlackDogDesigns
      Latest: Bloomers by BigBlackDogDesigns, Feb 28, 2015 at 10:23 AM
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    9. How do I?

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      Pascale
      Latest: monogramming beach towel by Pascale, Feb 28, 2015 at 7:35 PM
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  2. Tutorials and Articles

    Looking for some great tips, tricks or instruction? Check here! Have something to contribute? Post here and share your knowledge.
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      From beginning applique to specific applique techniques (frayed applique, speciality fabrics, etc.), post your tutorials here!
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    2. Tutorials and E-Patterns

      Check here for a wide variety of tutorials for items that can be embellished with applique!
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    3. Photography Tutorials

      All about taking and editing gorgeous photos!
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    4. The Best Tips and Tricks!

      Post your favorite applique and embroidery related tips and tricks here!
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      tanya_buetow
      Latest: wrong color, quick fix by tanya_buetow, Feb 16, 2015
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    1. Business Related Chit Chat

      Customer issues, questions, rants.... this is the place for it!
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      Tiffany bowling
      Latest: logo designer needed by Tiffany bowling, Feb 24, 2015 at 3:48 PM
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    2. Your Applique Business

      Supplies, practices, pricing, etc.
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      BigBlackDogDesigns
      Latest: Trick or treat bags by BigBlackDogDesigns, Feb 28, 2015 at 5:09 PM
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    3. Photography

      From the best lighting to basic editing, we've got you covered!
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    4. Branding

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    5. Platforms

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      Latest: Facebook info by keebzmac, Feb 13, 2015
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    7. Link Love

      Please post your request as a reply to the thread for each week AND be sure to reciprocate. If you are posting a request, be sure to "like" at least the people who have posted before you that week. Thanks!
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    1. Photo Share

      Show off your latest project!
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      Krissy
      Latest: Easter Sister Set by Krissy, Feb 28, 2015 at 10:32 PM
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    2. Share Your Space

      You've got supplies coming out of your ears! Let's organize it.
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      hsneeden
      Latest: My workspace...when it's clean by hsneeden, Dec 29, 2014
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