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MCM #187: Free Motion Quilting Fun

MCM #187: Free Motion Quilting Fun

Oh, have I got eye candy for you today! I spent last week working on some fun custom quilts, and even managed to work in a couple edge-to-edge tops. I also taught three classes at the quilt shop so I had a very productive week! First up is Kit's quilt made with Kaffe...

MCM #186: A Wedding Quilt and Some Tiny Piecing

MCM #186: A Wedding Quilt and Some Tiny Piecing

I took time over the weekend to make some progress on a small wall hanging I started earlier this year. Remember this little bird block? The last time I had him out was in April. Since the wall hanging is fall themed, I think I better move a little faster on this...

MCM #185: Red, Black, and White: A Fun Color Combination

MCM #185: Red, Black, and White: A Fun Color Combination

Those three colors are not ones I see used together often, but boy, do they look good together in a quilt! Just look at Melissa's zipper quilt: In person, the red is a bit brighter than it shows here. And the top is so pretty, I really like how modern the prints are,...

MCM #184: Razzleberry is a Completed Top!

MCM #184: Razzleberry is a Completed Top!

I am SO HAPPY to tell you that I was able to sew the last 3 seams last week and now have a completed scrappy version of Razzleberry. Yay! I love the way these fabrics play together, and I like the way the blue Grunge (yum, Grunge) adds to the overall look of the top....

Pattern Parade Blog Hop: Large Casserole Hot Pad

Pattern Parade Blog Hop: Large Casserole Hot Pad

Welcome to the Christmas in July Pattern Parade! I'm so happy you are here. Believe it or not, it's time to start thinking about the holiday sewing we want to do this year. So a group of designers/bloggers have come together to provide lots of fun projects for you to...

MCM #183: Scrappy Razzleberry is an Almost Finished Top

MCM #183: Scrappy Razzleberry is an Almost Finished Top

Look at that! Three rows of the scrappy version of Razzleberry are complete, and I only have three rows to go. AND....those last three rows are already assembled, I just need to sew the rows together and add them to the ones you see here (these are the bottom three...

MCM #182: Happy July!

MCM #182: Happy July!

Oh you guys! We are starting the short, quick slide down the back half of 2020. Already! I'm pretty sure just last week we were celebrating spring, and now we are in the midst of summer and some of us are even beginning to plan for the {quickly} approaching holidays....

MCM 181: Quilter’s Block – It’s a Thing

MCM 181: Quilter’s Block – It’s a Thing

Last week was tough and I didn't make a lot of progress on customer quilts. I had a busy work/class schedule, and a couple days where my back decided I needed to rest. I don't like days when I want to get a lot accomplished but the body says 'ain't gonna happen today...

MCM 180: Machine Embroidered Quilt and So Much More

MCM 180: Machine Embroidered Quilt and So Much More

Hi Everyone! I'm so happy you've stopped by today. I've got a lot of fun things to share with you - last week was a busy week for me! Do you remember the sneak peak of Laura's machine embroidered quilt I showed last week? You know, the one with the micro quilting...

MCM #179:

MCM #179:

I've been having a lot of fun working on customer quilts lately. I have to admit for a little while I wasn't having very much fun. But the weather has gotten better (yay for warm temps and less rain!) , our stay at home restrictions have relaxed, I've started teaching...

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