2016 October

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The November Start…

Tomorrow means it’s November and I’ve started 12″ (finished, 12 1/2″ unfinished) Sawtooth Star blocks using reds and blues. There is a great tutorial at Sew Mama Sew that was written by Elizabeth at Oh, Fransson! The tutorial provides directions for 6″, 8″ and 12″ blocks.The Sawtooth Star block is myRead More

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Christmas Sewing…

I wasn’t planning on starting a new project but this one kind of landed in my lap. A Christmas mini quilt and I had the perfect fabric in my stash too. The fabrics are from the Christmas at Brambleberry Ridge line designed by Violet Craft. Of course I had to find the most perfect Aurifil threadsRead More

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A Quilt Retreat…

Over the last weekend, I was lucky enough to go to Frisco, CO for a quilt retreat with 5 other wonderful quilters. Frisco is about an hour and 15 minutes from Denver in the mountains near Dillon Reservoir and within 20 minutes of 3 big ski areas. We had been talking about doing this forRead More