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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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Manor House

PLEASE NOTE, THIS GIVEAWAY IS NOW CLOSED. THANK YOU TO ALL WHO PARTICIPATED. CONGRATULATIONS BEVERLY AND LAURA! The entirety of the “quilting” I did this last week consisted of going to my local quilt shop and getting fabric for sashing … Continue reading

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Seen at QuiltCon 2016

Happy Friday, everyone! This has been a short week for me in the office as I just returned from Los Angeles where I was taking care of some family business. But while I was there I managed to work in a … Continue reading

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Beloved Women Authors Honored in Fabric

PLEASE NOTE, THIS GIVEAWAY IS NOW CLOSED. THANK YOU TO ALL WHO PARTICIPATED. CONGRATULATIONS DENISE! Crown Jewels by Mary Kay Price is the quilt on the cover of Quilters Newsletter August/September 2015, and it adds a lot of bling to … Continue reading

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New fabric collections for Spring/Summer 2015

PLEASE NOTE THIS GIVEAWAY IS NOW CLOSED. THANK YOU TO ALL WHO PARTICIPATED. CONGRATULATIONS DIANA and MARGARET! Well, here we are, going into Memorial Day Weekend and the cultural start of summer in the U.S. Meanwhile, I sent my kindergartener … Continue reading

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More Is More

I think I’m finally ready to start quilting this thing. You may remember this quilt top; I blogged about it a few months ago after our Best Fat Quarter Quilts 2014 special issue was released. In my letter from the … Continue reading

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Tidal Lace and NeedlePack II Giveaway

PLEASE NOTE, THIS GIVEAWAY IS NOW CLOSED. THANK YOU TO ALL WHO PARTICIPATED! CONGRATULATIONS CAROLINE AND ADINA! The hobby of quilting isn’t always just about quilting. Sometimes it’s about creativity or stress relief  and sometimes it’s about friendship and a … Continue reading

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Meadowlark Giveaway

PLEASE NOTE, THIS GIVEAWAY IS NOW CLOSED. THANK YOU TO ALL WHO PARTICIPATED. CONGRATULATIONS DEANNA and ALLISON! It’s coming to that time of year where many people have already given up on their New Year’s resolutions.  As quilters, however, we … Continue reading

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My Best Fat Quarter Quilt Challenge

In “Best Fat Quarter Quilts 2014″ QN associate editor Mary Kate pledged to use her own favorite fat quarters to make a pattern from the issue. The hardest part was making that first cut. Continue reading

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More from International Quilt Market 2014

If you follow any quilt-related social media at all, you know that International Quilt Market happened last weekend in Houston, and International Quilt Festival opened today. Just to clarify, Market is the trade show component and is mostly geared toward … Continue reading

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