Tag Archives: Robert Kaufman Fabrics

Gone to Pieces

I’ve made several quilts this year that I am really proud of. Gone to Pieces is one of them. I designed the quilt but I had no intention of actually making the quilt. But when my design was selected to … Continue reading

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Catalina and Van Gogh

PLEASE NOTE, THIS GIVEAWAY IS NOW CLOSED. THANK YOU TO ALL WHO PARTICIPATED. CONGRATULATIONS RITA and KARON! In the last few days here at Quilters Newsletter, we’ve been receiving a lot of very nice missives about how our magazine issues … Continue reading

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Free Pattern: Ring Around the Rosy

I’ve been Pam Rocco’s regular editor for her “Words to Quilt By” column and free web patterns for over four years now, and have always looked forward to the challenge of writing patterns for her often improvisational and always unique … Continue reading

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Scrap Bag: WWII hankie quilt, antique mini sewing machine, Pulse comfort quilts update, and more

I don’t know about you, but I feel like it’s time for some sewing therapy. Here are some stories from around the quilt world to fuel your weekend’s endeavors. The wedding of “General Tom Thumb,” as entertainer Charles Stratton was … Continue reading

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Quilt Market at Salt Lake City

This week, I’m not going to say much. A picture is worth 1,000 words and I’m going to let my photos from International Spring Quilt Market talk for me. Quilt Market is a vendor’s only show for those within the … Continue reading

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On I Go …

Yes, I’m still making progress with the “embroidered” quilt. I haven’t done handwork for years but I still love the look of it. I did counted cross-stitch until my eyes quit making the transition from the cloth to the pattern … Continue reading

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She Sews!!

One of the best things I know is teaching another person to sew. This weekend, my 4½-year-old granddaughter used a sewing machine for the first time. What fun we had. Let me tell you about it. I’ve been working on … Continue reading

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