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DS QAL: Lessons 13 and 14, Blocks 9 and 22

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I’m playing catch up here for the last two lessons of our Delightful Stars Quilt-Along (DS QAL).

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Posted: May 15th, 2014  

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Help me decide …

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This coming long weekend, I’ll be spending some time working on a couple of new pillows. Help me decide which layout to do.

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Posted: May 14th, 2014  

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Block Library – #2 Old Maid’s Puzzle

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Our second Block Library tutorial is Old Maid’s Puzzle. You’ll probably recognize this block as it is quite popular in traditional and sampler patterns.

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Posted: May 12th, 2014  

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DS QAL: Lesson 12 – Block 1

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For this week’s Delightful Stars Quilt-Along (DS QAL) lesson we are making Block #1.

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Posted: April 30th, 2014  

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Block Library – #1 Summer Nights

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I am so excited to share with you the first free block tutorial in my new series Block Library. Our first block is Summer Nights.

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Posted: April 27th, 2014  

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DS QAL: Lesson 11 – Block 5

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This week’s Delightful Stars Quilt block features half-square triangles, skinny flying geese and a square-in-a-square unit in the centre.

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Posted: April 16th, 2014  

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New Pattern: Quilters’ Flowers Mini Quilt

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I’m thrilled to share with you my latest pattern: Quilters’ Flowers Mini Quilt. It’s a fun, whimsical and EASY paper-pieced project.

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Posted: April 14th, 2014  

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DS QAL: Lesson 10 – Block 12

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This week’s Delightful Stars Quilt block features quarter square triangle units.

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Posted: April 8th, 2014  

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DS QAL: Lesson 9 – Block 8 and Request for Blocks

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See this week’s Delightful Stars Quilt block. Also, please send me a Friendship Star block for the back of my quilt.

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Posted: April 2nd, 2014  

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Globetrotting: Chicago

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For this month’s Globetrotting adventure we are visiting the windy city of Chicago.

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Posted: March 28th, 2014  

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DS QAL: Lesson 8 – Block 11

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For this week’s Delightful Stars Quilt-Along lesson we are making Block #11, which is our first block with quarter-square triangle units.

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DS QAL: Lesson 7 – Block 4

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For this week’s Delightful Stars Quilt-Along lesson we are making Block #4, which is our first block with skinny flying geese units.

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Posted: March 20th, 2014  

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DS QAL: Paper Piecing Tutorial and Give-Away

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This week’s Delightful Stars Quilt-Along lesson is all about paper piecing. Plus I’m randomly giving away two patterns or booklets of choice to my readers.

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Globetrotting: Washington, DC and Venice, Italy

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I’m happy that I finished the first two GlobeTrotting blocks before the end of the month.

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Posted: February 27th, 2014  

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DS QAL: Lesson 6 – Block 14

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For this week’s Delightful Stars Quilt-Along (DS QAL) lesson we are making one of the largest star blocks in the quilt.

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Posted: February 26th, 2014  

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My First Two Aurifil Designer of the Month Blocks

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This year, I’m a member of the Aurifil design team. Each month,
one of the designers is creating a free block tutorial that you can download on the Aurifil blog.

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Posted: February 22nd, 2014  

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DS QAL: Lesson 5 – Block 19, Sashing & Section G

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For this week’s Delightful Stars Quilt-Along (DS QAL) lesson we are making Block #19, cutting sashing strips and joining Section G.

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DS QAL: Lesson 4 – Block 23 and Pieced Borders

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For this week’s Delightful Stars Quilt-Along lesson, we are making Block #23, discussing the pieced borders and I’ve shared some organization tips.

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Patchwork LOVE Mug Rugs

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Spread some colourful love with your friends and family with these easy-to-make Patchwork LOVE Mug Rugs.

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Posted: February 13th, 2014  

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DS QAL: Lesson 3 – Block 2

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Welcome to this week’s star block lesson for the Delightful Stars Quilt-Along (DS QAL).

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