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February 2016 Goal

Clearly we are quite a ways in to February, 9 days is a lot when there are only 29 days in a month, but alas, my month was cut short by Anne’s hospital stay last week. My goal for this … Continue reading

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Sorry for my absence and lack of response via email the last week. Anne got sick last Friday and ended up being hospitalized on Monday. We got home late yesterday. Today was spent convalescing, much the same way we will … Continue reading

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When Quilts Come Home To Roost

I have had a couple of quilts gallivanting around the country hanging up in shows and two of them have recently come home permanently. At least I think it is permanently… This is Divergent. She has hung in 3 shows … Continue reading

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January Do Good Stitches

As many of you know, I feel very strongly about sewing for charity when and where I can. For the past several years I have been part of the Trust Circle of Do Good Stitches. It is an amazing group … Continue reading

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Basting – What’s your poison?

What are your thoughts on basting? Do you pin baste? Are you a spray baster? Are you lucky enough to have a long arm and no longer have to baste quilts? I go back and forth on the topic of … Continue reading

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