Category Archives: Inspiration

I’m In Houston!

Well, something that I made is in Houston. But, it’s not exactly a quilt. More of a little quilt. OK, a quilt block. I made a quilt block and sent it to the Star Block Challenge organized by astronaut Karen … Continue reading

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International Quilt Market Photos

I just can’t wait to share some photos with you. I know I don’t usually blog on Tuesday but I have too many wonderful photos to make you wait nearly a whole week for when I will post my next … Continue reading

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Snuggly Warm Wool Quilt

It’s Wednesday (the 22nd). I leave for International Quilt Market in Houston tomorrow and won’t be back in the office until next Tuesday. I’ve been working very hard at keeping my inbox empty so the team isn’t waiting for me … Continue reading

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Circular Detour

Even with all the excitement and bustle of everyone preparing for Market, I was able to take a little side trip away from thinking about quilts and making them, just for fun (and just for a bit. There’s a lot … Continue reading

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Quilting For Kids. Or With Kids. Or By Kids.

You know how I like to share information and products with everyone, so we all stay as informed as possible. I see a lot of books, gadgets and quilting-related paraphernalia come across my desk and sometimes I get a series … Continue reading

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Because We Love Halloween

This morning as I was pulling out of my garage, I heard the leaves crunching under my tires and got that little thrill of the autumn season. All the trees are still busy turning pretty colors and  it’s almost time … Continue reading

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Inspiration – Amazing Inspiration

Most of the time in my blog, I try to show you my current projects and inspire you with the actual sewing part of my quiltmaking. Today is going to be different. I’m going to show you beautiful photos in … Continue reading

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Free Motion and a Quilt Finish

Perhaps you remember this casual quilt I’ve been working on for a while, which I’ve written about a couple times. I made the top just for fun and then I decided to wall baste it, which worked out well for … Continue reading

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Happenings – The Sewing Party and More!

It used to be that Quilters Newsletter could spread the news about the goings-on in the quilting world in each monthly issue and if something exciting came up, it would have to wait until it could be featured in the … Continue reading

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Eye Candy

Mary Kate and I spent most of last week (September 9-13) at Quilting LIVE in Atlanta, Georgia, where we had a lot of fun. We had three stage presentations: one on Quilters Newsletter’s 45 years of history, one on Pieced … Continue reading

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