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Fabric Stash

How to Organize Your Fabric Stash?

Collecting fabrics and using them in quilting projects is one of the joys for every quilter. Surely, over the years, you have built a pile of stash fabrics. But how do you organize your fabric stash? Every quilter knows how collecting fabric can take up precious space in the sewing room. How much time have…

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Fabric Stash

How to Build Fabric Stash for Quilting?

One of the many joys of being a quilter is to collect fabrics that you love and later include them in your projects. However, building a collection of inspiring stash fabric does not happen overnight. Many quilters spend years purchasing their favorite fabric and designer’s collection to display their gorgeous and very personal pile.  A…

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Autumn Coasters

How to Make Autumn Coasters

  Every year, as Arizona temperatures stay scorching rather than dropping pleasantly like I would hope them to do, I get the craving for some real autumn atmosphere.  I dream of hayrides, pumpkins, and turning leaves. Afternoons spent with rain drumming on the window panes while we sit inside with cups of steaming tea and…

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Gingerbread Quilt

Product Update: Gingerbread Wreath Digital Pattern is Now Available!

  The digital pattern for the Gingerbread Wreath Quilt is finally done and available for purchase! Also, we will have an early Christmas promo for you. You can purchase this Gingerbread Quilt at an affordable price by using the promo code Holiday20 upon checkout! In the pattern, you will find detailed instructions on how you…

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Where Love Lives Free Applique Pattern

I hope you will enjoy this free applique pattern and have fun making your version! Where Love Lives quilt can be completed either as a machine applique or hand applique project depending on your preference. You can also make this quilt with turned-edge machine applique. It’s all up to you!  The finished quilt will measure…

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How to Make Scrappy Yellow Log Cabin Quilt

I don’t know what it is with this scrappy yellow log cabin quilt top that I just finished, but it has been a while since I completed a quilt top that I am this pleased with. Something about collecting all these different shades of yellow and then getting the overall voice of the quilt to…

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Project Reveal: Block for an upcoming BOM program

I am so excited to show you a block I just completed for a new applique quilt pattern I am working on. I am hoping to release this as a Block of the Month Program, or at least have that as an option for all of you. In this video I am showing you the…

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Quilt With Me: Machine Applique a Rabbit

Join me for a chat about applique threads and being a beginner while we machine applique down this cute running rabbit…or maybe its a hare. This is a block in the upcoming Block of the Month program I will be releasing later this summer.        

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Quilt with me: Applique a large flower

I am hankering for a fun and not-too-self-important applique quilt. Do you know what I mean? Something playful and pretty. For the last month I have been designing on just such a quilt. A little whimsical and folk-art inspired in the vibrant and funky fabrics that I love. I made a little video of the…

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stash fabric

How to Make Quilt Using Stash Fabrics

After years of interacting with quilters of all levels, I have learned that many of us have stash fabrics that we love, but we don’t use them. The reasons may be different for everyone.  Often, the fabrics have a personal history attached to the owner. They are bits and pieces inherited from grandma or they…

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