2016 August

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Not motivated…

Ever since I got back from my trip to Los Angeles I have not been motivated to sew. Maybe it’s my reaction to the dog days of summer. I haven’t entered my sewing room at all for the last week and a half. Projects are starting to pile up so I need to get busy.Read More

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Log Cabin Finish…

I previously wrote about this quilt a couple months ago and explained that these log cabin blocks were made about 35 years ago by my friend Cynthia. These blocks were her first and only attempt at quilting. Cynthia passed these blocks on to me a few years ago and this year I finally got aroundRead More

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5 Things Friday

I started working on Frivols #4 last weekend. This Frivols spotlights Windermere fabric by Brenda Riddle. The fabric is soft, old fashioned roses in shades of pink, blue, yellow, green and taupe. It’s a very soothing line of fabric. The pattern is made up of all flying geese blocks. That stack has 156 squares whereRead More

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One Lovely Blog Award…

Thank you, thank you, thank you to Sola from Alice Samuel’s Quilt Co. for nominating Quilt’n Party for this award. It’s so wonderful to be recognized for the work that I have been putting into the blog. Please make sure to visit Sola’s blog. She strikes a wonderful balance of posting useful, informational posts about theRead More

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Flower Garden Mini…

Just a couple weeks ago, I teased you all a bit with a post about my opportunity to test a pattern for Nadra at Ellis & Higgs. Until now I’ve had to keep the secret about this adorable pattern. Nadra has released the pattern for her Flower Garden Quilt and Flower Garden mini and now IRead More