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Blog Tour: Me & My 18” Doll by Erin Hentzel

Me & My 18'' Doll Sew 20+ Matching Outfits, Accessories & Quilts for the Girl in Your LifeErin Hentzel Avery Lane SewingPublished by C&T 8.5" x 11" 64 pages  Softcover, $24.95; Ebook, $19.99 If memory serves I met Erin on a shuttle from Pittsburgh Quilt Market to the airport on my way home. She'd just… Continue reading Blog Tour: Me & My 18” Doll by Erin Hentzel

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A wee bit of a finish

On a sew day with friends I cut out the pieces for a new quilted purse, and started stitching them together. The idea floated around my head for a while as the quilting of the fat quarters progressed. Here's the finished front: https://www.instagram.com/p/BQVZ_hUDDMk/?taken-by=terilucas Here's the finished back: https://www.instagram.com/p/BQYT4PwAGRA/?taken-by=terilucas What I don't have a picture of… Continue reading A wee bit of a finish

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I’m becoming a Lazy Girl

So sometimes I think I'm kinda lazy and while that may have some truth to it. I like taking the simple way out and following directions directions is not quite my thing. So when I got Joan Hawley's Bendy Bag Pattern a bit of Dreamy Fusible Fleece, Joan's Iron Finger, and Touch Up Pressing Mitt… Continue reading I’m becoming a Lazy Girl

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Quilted Microfiber handbag

A long time ago quilted totes were all in my thought process.  I even approached a book publisher regarding a book, though I never followed through.  I still love to make them, though there's not as much time between work and other quilting projects I'm working on. A while back I picked up some microfiber… Continue reading Quilted Microfiber handbag