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Quilt-Along Blocks Received

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Earlier this month, I asked my Aiming for Accuracy II quilt-along participants if they would send me a 5″ finished block to use in the backing of my quilt. See the gorgeous blocks I’ve received so far.

Posted: June 25th, 2015  

Topics: My Quilting Journey, Quilt Gallery

Let’s Kick-Off the Official Start to Summer with a Craftsy Sale

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It’s Friday and this weekend brings us the Summer Solstice (in the Northern hemisphere). Sunday will be our longest day of the year. To kick-off the official start to Summer, our friends at Craftsy are having a fabulous Summer Steals event. You can get up to 70% off physical products!

Posted: June 19th, 2015  

Topics: Quilters' Coupons, Web Finds

10 FREE Scrap-Busting Quilt Block Tutorials

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With my recent return to blogging, one of my TOP priorities for the blog, is to share with you all, FREE quilt blocks and tutorials that I think you will LOVE. With that in mind, today, I’m excited to share with you 10 FREE Scrap-Busting Quilt Block.

Posted: June 18th, 2015  

Topics: Free Projects, Web Finds

Churn Dash Love – Farm Girl Vintage

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Have you ever made a Churn Dash quilt block? Perhaps in a sampler quilt? It’s an unassuming block that, as a quilting teacher, has great potential as a learning opportunity for quilters of all experience levels.

Posted: June 17th, 2015  

Topics: My Quilting Journey, Special Features, Web Finds

Cozy Afternoon Block of the Month and Give-Aways

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Please join me in welcoming guest blogger Jacquelynne Steves to the blog today. She’s sharing her upcoming free block of the month project with us, plus she’s giving away two fabulous digital pattern bundles! See the blog post for how to enter the give-away.

Posted: June 14th, 2015  

Topics: Free Projects, Guest Bloggers, Videos, Web Finds

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Hello!!! Anybody Out There … Let’s Quilt!

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Hello!! Anybody out there?? Yes, it’s been a long time since I’ve blogged. Several months in fact. A far longer break than I ever intended, but ya know, life sometimes gets in the way. Let’s get caught up!

Posted: June 13th, 2015  

Topics: My Quilting Journey, The Learning Center

Friendship Candle Mat Swap

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Want to make a new quilting friend? I’m excited to announce our first swap of the year, a Friendship Candle Mat Swap. For this swap, you will be making ONE 15" candle mat to send to your partner. The pattern included with swap registration contains two candle mat designs and you choose which one you would like to make.

Posted: February 8th, 2015  

Topics: Quilting Events, Site News

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The Server Move and Love is in the Air

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Let’s just say it’s been FUN *sarcasm*. What started out as a very simple problem, escalated considerably. I won’t bore you with the exact details. Since mid-November, the server has had numerous failures, some of them full outages, and others just components. I had to make the decision to move to another provider and hire a colleague to manage the new server for me.

Posted: January 15th, 2015  

Topics: My Quilting Journey, Site News

Happy New Year Sew-Along

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Happy New Year everyone!! I’m so thrilled to be hosting a fabulously fun sew-along in our Facebook Group. Plus there are give-aways here on the blog and in our group. Join us!!

Posted: December 31st, 2014  

Topics: Free Projects, Quilting Events

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Classic & Vintage Series: Bear Paw Block

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Our friends at the Fat Quarter Shop have a fun series they’ve been sharing, called the Classic & Vintage Series. The idea is to freshen up an old block with new fabrics. They are providing free downloads for the featured block pattern and a step-by-step video showing how to complete each block.

Posted: December 15th, 2014  

Topics: Free Projects, My Quilting Journey