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Morning Hexies with Frou-Frou fabric

Sharing a little bliss from my studio this morning. A cool morning light was coming sideways in through my window and adding a beautiful sereneness to my new English Paper Piecing project with the FrouFrou fabric. And of course…the morning cup of coffee…  

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The Man Quilt

Last week I completed a commission that have taken me much longer than I thought it would.  The quilt is for a rather stylish male couple and it was a really fun process to make a quilt to fit their apartment and lifestyle. Trini and Fransisco’s condo is all about clean surfaces. It is modern,…

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Do you hoard your favorite fabrics?

At spring Quilt Market this year, fabulous Michael Miller fabric designer Sarah Jane launched her new line “Magic”. It is SOOOOOO freaking cute, and I have a nice pile of it laying here that I will share with you in a few days. However, the new line of fabric reminded me that I hadn’t used…

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Happiness and Sewing I

Usually my mornings start about 4:30 when my cat Buddha decides I have slept long enough and that it is time for some serious loving. This usually involves purring, pointy little cat feet all over my body, and a wet nose stuffed repeatedly in my face.  This loving reminder of dawn is followed by my…

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My Cozy Village Video Tutorial!

Exciting news! There is now a 45-minute video tutorial for the hand-applique version of My Cozy Village on YouTube! Enjoy! Felicia  

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Project Update: 4-Inch Log Cabin Quilt Blocks

I am so excited to share the progress on this little log cabin quilt that is also the poster child for the new 4-inch Log Cabin templates in my shop. I have been working diligently on this little Log Cabin quilt project for a week or two and am so enjoying the process. As you…

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4-inch Log Cabin Paper Foundations is Now Available

The fascination with Log Cabin blocks is still strong, and I have developed a second template! These super cute log cabin templates are available in the shop.  This one is for small 4-inch blocks with narrow bars measuring just over 1/4″. They are surprisingly easy to sew up and I am rather addicted myself. For…

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How much should you quilt your quilt top?

You may not actually have a problem with the utility quilt at all…it is most likely just some hang-up I got into my head. But I will tell you about it anyway…so maybe you don’t run into the same issue. When I first started quilting, I would just use my walking foot to straight line…

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Log-Cabin Paper Foundation Now Available

I have had some much positive feedback on the yellow and white log cabin quilt that I posted about a couple of weeks ago that I decided to print the 7-inch paper foundation templates into booklets and make them available in my shop. The template measures exactly 7-inches. The templates includes markings for  the 1/4-inch…

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A Little Cross-Stitch Project

Took some time to finish a little cross stitch project that needed to be moved out of the UFO pile. The pattern is called “Holly” by Notforgotten Farm. I used a 36count Straw linen from Weeks Dye Works. It was such a nice and calm day in my studio. I am trying to not feel guilty…

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