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A Lovely Year of Finishes – November Finishes Party!

Whew! We made it! Survived another month!  This has been a crazy sewing month for me. I finished quilting my goal. I designed, pieced, quilted an bound another quilt. I released a new pattern, and I’ve got a jump start … Continue reading

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Stacked Pyramids Quilt Block

Today I am excited to launch a new quilt block pattern! The Stacked Pyramids Pattern! This block is very special to me because it incorporates one of my favorite quilting themes, Flying Geese. It is also very versatile as you … Continue reading

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Quilty Inspiration Wall

Over the last year I have been collecting/making items for my quilty inspiration wall. The wall that I face when I am sewing. I thought it would be nice to be able to look at that wall and feel inspired … Continue reading

Posted in Sewing Sanctuary, sewing studio | 6 Comments

Swirling Out of Control

This past week I have been working on my submission for the Michael Miller Couture Cottons Challenge for Quilt Con.  Each person who signed up was sent 8 fat eighths of the pastel colors from the Couture Cotton line by … Continue reading

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Piccadilly Circus Handbag

Back at the beginning of October my wonderful friend CeLynn and I decided it was time to make another set of handbags together.  We picked another pattern out of Sara Lawson’s book, Big City Bags, and started pulling from our … Continue reading

Posted in Purse Palooza, Purse/Pouch | 11 Comments