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SewCalGal’s Christmas Quilt Show 2010

SewCalGal Christmas Quilt Show

Here’s my entry for SewCalGal’s Christmas Quilt Show 2010. Several years ago I participated in a Christmas paper-piecing exchange. Each person was responsible for completing 12 blocks, 11 of which were then sent to a coordinator, who in turn sent you back 11 blocks that others completed. My block is the Christmas ornament, third row […]

Posted: November 16th, 2010  

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Alice’s Wall Hanging

When Lucy turned one a few years ago, I made her a wall hanging with her first name. For Alice’s first birthday a couple of weeks ago, I gave her one too. I named it Soaring in the Wind.

Posted: November 12th, 2009  

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Happy National Quilting Day 2009

The National Quilting Association is devoting this year to the Home. They have created a free project, Welcome Home, to honour National Quilting Day. I hope everyone has a wonderful day filled with lots of quilting. I will be celebrating in spirit this year. Instead of quilting I’ll be playing dolls, colouring or baking a […]


Simply Santa Quilt Project

From Compuquilt comes this whimsical Simply Santa quilt. The Santa applique pattern and paper piecing patterns for the trees are included. Just be sure to download each of the PDF files for each section of the project. The finished quilt is 51.5″ x 44″

Posted: November 25th, 2008  

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Above the Buffet

Here’s a unique Block of the Month quilt pattern, Above the Buffet. The block instructions are detailed and easy to follow. Join Marin & Colusa as this project comes to life, each block at a time.

Posted: October 24th, 2008  

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Tumbling Leaves

Here’s a great quilt to celebrate the autumn season, Tumbling Leaves. Autumn’s olive, ecru, and cinnamon tones drift indoors in this striking wall quilt. It finishes at 27″ x 45″. Reminder: Don’t forget to send me your submissions for the Falling Leaves Photo Contest.

Posted: October 22nd, 2008  

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Free Quick and Easy Baby Quilt Pattern

Need a baby quilt fast? Check out this gorgeous free pattern, Speedy Baby 2 from Taffy Talk. Would make a great wall hanging too. There are other free patterns and tutorials available too, look at the right side menu to see them.

Posted: October 15th, 2008  

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October Treats

Want a quick and easy project for Halloween? Check out Pat Sloan’s, October Treats. What a great way to dress up a classroom or your office, or perfect for hanging on your front door. They finish at 14″ x 24″. For all my Canadian friends, please don’t forget to vote … and vote smart!

Posted: October 14th, 2008  

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Teacups Mini Quilt

For all the tea lovers out there, myself included, here’s a great Teacup Mini Quilt pattern that a fellow Quilting Blogger created. I’ve always wanted to start my own tea cup collection, this quilt would be a lot less expensive and not nearly as fragile!

Posted: June 13th, 2008  

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Funky Monkey

Here’s a free pattern from Moda, Funky Monkey, that’s sure to put a smile on anyone’s face and result in lots of giggles. Or, maybe that’s just me.

Posted: June 8th, 2008  

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Country Wall Hangings

Here are a couple of wall hangings that are in my living room/sewing area. They are pre-printed fabric, which I quilted (not easy to see). In the centre of the panel, I did my first free motion meandering that wasn’t on a piece of scrap. It turned out fine, but I need lots of practice.

Posted: May 19th, 2008  

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Grape Arbor

Here’s a great pattern, Grape Arbor. It was originally presented as a mystery quilt. The finished quilt will measure approximately 56″ square. The instructions are very well written. Be sure to check out the other free patterns from A Peach in Stitches.

Posted: April 25th, 2008  

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