Monthly Archives: July 2013

Rugs or Floor Quilts?

This past week or two, I’ve seen multiple references on the internet to floor quilts. I started thinking about some of the rugs I’ve made (or tried to make). My sister crochets rugs out of strips of cotton. I’ve tried … Continue reading

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Inside the Quilters Newsletter archive

Here at QN HQ, we are cleaning house. Things in the building are needing to be rearranged and reorganized, so we’re required to finally go through all that stuff that’s been thrown into a cupboard or box and forgotten. Some … Continue reading

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Wearing Quilting Cotton

At any given time, I have about 3 – 5 quilt projects that I am working on. Maybe more, I’m probably forgetting one or two. I doubt I’m alone in this. Some are small and quick to finish, some are … Continue reading

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In Memoriam: Gutcheon, Hopkins

In the past few weeks the quilt world has lost two important figures, Jeffrey Gutcheon and Mary Ellen Hopkins. Jeffrey Gutcheon Longtime Quilters Newsletter columnist and Quilters Hall of Fame inductee Jeffrey Gutcheon died June 23 in New York. An … Continue reading

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Mountain Colors

We went camping for the long holiday weekend with two of our sons and their families. We drove up to a secluded area on Friday and I was enthralled with the lovely flowers. I know for sure my son loves … Continue reading

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Christmas? In July?

Our youngest granddaughter turned two this past week. Two is such a fun age. Her birthday party was yesterday.  I made these little pants for her. There is a fun story to go with these pants. Last week, Mary Kate … Continue reading

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