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Happy Valentine’s Day – Craftsy Sale (up to 75% off)

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Happy Valentine’s Day and graduation day for me from dog school training. Don’t miss Craftsy’s fantastic sale too.

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Posted: February 14th, 2013  

Topics: My Quilting Journey, Web Finds


Playing with Fabric

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I need a new table runner for the kitchen… help me decide which option to make using a lovely Springtime charm pack.

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Posted: February 9th, 2013  

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Tutorial: Maple Leaves Quilt Block

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I finally got to spend some time in my sewing room this weekend and finished up my Maple Leaves tutorial for the Glorious Autumn Quilter’s Block Party.

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Tutorial: Wonky Scrappy Log Cabin Quilt Block

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I’m thrilled with the response so far to the Sandy Quilt Block Drive. Here’s the Wonky Scrappy Log Cabin Tutorial. This is an easy and fun block to put together.

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Posted: November 9th, 2012  

Topics: Charity Quilting, Free Projects, My Quilting Journey

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Pumpkin Topiary

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I have a free pattern for you today! Pumpkin Topiary is a 10″ paper pieced pattern that you can make into a cute wall hanging in time for Halloween this year.

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Posted: October 13th, 2012  

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New Adventures

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I have some exciting news to share! Some more of a personal nature, and some for you. Life changes for the next several months, followed by a fabulous trip to Ireland next Spring.

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Posted: August 30th, 2012  

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My Block for the Christmas in July Block-A-Thon and a Give-Away

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Today, the block I designed for the Christmas in July Block-A-Thon, hosted by Free Spirit Fabrics, is now available. It’s a simple 6″ block that I called Bull’s Eye.

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Posted: August 1st, 2012  

Topics: Free Projects, My Quilting Journey, Quilting Events

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ATCs for Me

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Sadly, I did not have time to participate in the ATC swap that I organized. Imagine my surprise when these lovely ATCs unexpectedly arrived in my mailbox.

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Posted: June 27th, 2012  

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My Next Scrappy Project

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I’ve started working on my next scrappy quilt, The Ultimate Scrappy Quilt. Each block has 19 pieces and finishes at 7″ square.

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Posted: June 23rd, 2012  

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Red or Cheddar Orange?

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Please help me decide what border colour to use for my Strippers Quilt. I love them both!

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Posted: June 17th, 2012  

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Strippers

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Inspiration, a wet & rainy weekend and a need to stitch = a new quilt top is born.

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Posted: June 9th, 2012  

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Milo’s First Quilting Lesson

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Mom, I’m ready for my first quilting lesson.

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Posted: June 3rd, 2012  

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Goodies in the Mail

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Last Tuesday, the mailman brought many goodies… it felt like Christmas morning! LOL

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Posted: May 27th, 2012  

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Pat Sloan’s: Focus on the Center Blog Tour

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I’m thrilled to be participating in Pat Sloan’s Focus on the Center Book Tour. See a couple of the medallion-style quilts from the book and my fabric choices to make two of them. Plus I have two copies of the book to give-away too!

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Posted: May 2nd, 2012  

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Garden Party Blog Hop: Patio Umbrella

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Today is my special day for Jennifer’s Garden Party Blog Hop. I’ve created a paper pieced Patio Umbrella block for the party … it’s a free download.

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Posted: April 22nd, 2012  

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Product Review: OLFA 5″ Precision Appliqué Scissors

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OLFA sent me their latest 5″ Precision Appliqué Scissors to try out and share with my readers. They are also giving away a pair to one of you too.

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Posted: April 15th, 2012  

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UFO Progress

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Sewing, preparing backings, bindings and basting four large quilts.

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Posted: April 8th, 2012  

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My Postage Stamp Quilt

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My postage stamp quilt is almost done!!

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Posted: March 25th, 2012  

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Milo’s New Bed

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A couple of weeks ago I posted a photo to Facebook with a caption something like “Please tell my mom, or my Nana, that I need a new bed!”. See what my friend Tammy made for him.

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Posted: March 20th, 2012  

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Bytowne Threads

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In addition to running this web site, I also have my own web development business. This is the latest site I completed for Bytowne Threads. Quilting Gallery readers can save 10% too.

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Posted: March 15th, 2012  

Topics: My Quilting Journey, Site News


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