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Another Wonderful Pattern testing opportunity

This pattern is my latest in a long line of patterns that I have tested and one of my favorites. I love everything about it, from the large blocks to the scrappy friendliness of it all. I am sure you will love it as much as I do! So keep a watchful eye on Kelli […]

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In the heat of Summer……

“And Suddenly you know…. it’s time to start something NEW and trust the MAGIC of BEGINNINGS.” -Author unknown I am always taken aback by how much I sew in the Summertime. This year is no exception. I think that it is all the bits of time that I can find and all the prepping that […]

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July’s One Monthly Goal……..

Is it that time of the Month already? Are you participating in Elm Streets Quilt – One Monthly Goal? You can join in anytime. I have found it a great way to stay organized. I have not always finished my goals but it does keep me in my projects, thinking and working out which project […]

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The Splendid Sampler II

This week’s free Splendid Sampler block was designed by Helen Stubbings. It is a lovely block called “ClamShells” and it uses English paper piecing.  Helen has wonderful tutorials HERE for those of you who have never hand appliqued or have ever English Paper pieced  before. I found her tutorials very easy follow and understand. I […]

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Quilters Unite To Grant Wishes To Each Other.

This is a Instagram event that usually happens in the Fall every year. I have participated in the last three years, well I guess since I started on IG. It was one of the fun events that brought me new friends and wonderful scraps and UFO projects that needed love. I am always so touched […]

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Scrappy Triangle Update…….

Here are my 36 blocks from the sew along that is being hosted by Sewn by Leila on her blog and IG.  I have placed these in no particular order and I am loving it. I have taken the approach of just pulling from my green scraps and not looking at what I have done […]

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The Splendid Sampler II……..

Did I tell you, I love Sew Alongs! Here is another one……The Splendid Sampler II hosted by Pat Sloan and Jane Davidson started June 14, 2018. They will release a free block pattern each week for the duration of the sew along. You can order the book here.  I missed the first Splendid Sampler sew along, […]

Pattern Testing Beauty ……

I love pattern testing! I have had the pleasure of pattern testing for some amazing Designers and I want to share with you my latest project, which is this quilt above (in its floppy stage). It is a pattern designed by Leanne Parsons, you can find her patterns on her Etsy shop and on Instagram […]

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May’s One Monthly Goal

  I am so happy that May is here! I love the changing of seasons! Flowers blooming, trees leafing out, the birds are singing and the bees are buzzing. We lost our loyal dog ‘Lucky’ right before Christmas and we have felt his loss daily. The sunny spot in the situation is all the Quail, […]

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Week 11 Of the Community Sampler

This is just a quick update on my blocks for the Community Sampler. I can’t believe how close we are to finishing this Sew Along. I have had so much fun coloring my blocks in and having something to look forward to each week. This Sew Along is being hosted by Sharon and Maureen. It […]

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Farewell April…….

I can hardly believe how fast this last month has gone by.  This has been such a cold Spring. We finally had three fantastic days in the high 80’s but then we dropped back down into the 60’s. I really need to get outside. I am perpetually behind. Then I sit and think about all […]

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April’s One Monthly Goal

Once again I’m linking up to Elm Street Quilts for the monthly – One Monthly Goal – challenge. I have been doing really well up to this point and couldn’t be happier.👏😄 So as I was going through my UFO list, trying to pick a winner, my eyes kept traveling back to my piles on […]

Red Feather Project

March has been a very busy month for me and I have only just had the time to really sit down and catch up on so many things. I realize that with the changing of seasons comes the changing of my schedule. I am the most productive in the cool of Fall and the cold […]