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Blog Tour: Inspired Free-Motion Quilting

Inspired Free-Motion QuiltingBill VolckeningMandy LeinsC&T Publishing $25.95; e-book $20.99 One hundred and fifty years from now when a resurgence in quilt making begins yet again Inspired Free-Motion Quilting: 90 Antique Designs Reinterpreted for Today's Quilter will serve as a resource for new quilters and quilt historians. These quilters will, following the tradition of quilt making,… Continue reading Blog Tour: Inspired Free-Motion Quilting

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2018 Word of the Year Some Thoughts

As happens at some point over the last few months I lost track of my 2018 Word of the Year. While having a conversation with a friend about goal setting, and what I'd like to accomplish by a certain date I had the realization that there is a significant difference between goals and dreams. Dreams… Continue reading 2018 Word of the Year Some Thoughts

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Coffee Clatch Friday Blog Style

Good morning quilty friends In a few weeks I'm bringing Coffee Clatch Thursdays to live video on TerifiCreations by Teri Lucas. If you're unfamiliar with Coffee Clatch days I throw out some random question on my facebook page and you get to answer. Questions might include Peanut butter cups or Mallow Cups? How do you… Continue reading Coffee Clatch Friday Blog Style

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I’m leavin’ on a Jet Plane and Know when I’ll be back again

Admit it, you're singing with me now. It's time to finish packing my suitcases and head back to New York. I'm going with a full heart and a lot of work to do. There are plans afoot for Spring and Fall Market. If you have a few moments and want a bit of a giggle… Continue reading I’m leavin’ on a Jet Plane and Know when I’ll be back again

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Fabric Monday: Homeward Natalie Barnes Giving in a Beautiful Way

https://www.instagram.com/p/BpqVSl9HOy4/ beyondthereefpatterns it’s almost time!@do.good.quilt.auction please please please follow along, and bid as your heart guides you.... @windhamfabrics@beyondthereefpatterns@robinruthdesign @ladykquilts@latifahsaafirstudios @violetcraft@jennyscreativeplace @sassafraslane@needleinahayesstack @angelafmq@amyscreativeside beyondthereefpatterns bidding opens at 10am 03 Nov 18....   Homeward Bound is a new collection by Natalie Barnes of Beyond the Reef by Windham Fabrics. Natalie's beautiful lines have a feeling and aesthetic of home, coming home, being home.… Continue reading Fabric Monday: Homeward Natalie Barnes Giving in a Beautiful Way

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An Open Letter to my Sewing Machine

Dear Sewing Machine, It's important for me to tell you how much I appreciate that you are there, on my sewing table just waiting for me to come and stitch. I love that you have a stitch counter, it's kind of line seeing the miles rack up on my favorite vehicle. I know that we… Continue reading An Open Letter to my Sewing Machine