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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...
{Tip} How to Stitch Diamonds that Pop!

{Tip} How to Stitch Diamonds that Pop!

On Monday I showed you some close up pics of the diamonds I quilted in the sashing strips of my William Morris quilt. As a reminder, here they are: I thought you might like to stitch this design on one of your own quilts, so I’m going to show you how I did it...
{Tutorial} Totebag with Zipper Closure

{Tutorial} Totebag with Zipper Closure

I just uploaded the rewritten tutorial on the Nine Patch Totebag with Recessed Zipper as promised, albeit just a little late. Here is the second bag I made for picture taking purposes for the tutorial. Halfway through the process I decided I wanted my bag to be...
{Tutorial} FMQ Feather Border

{Tutorial} FMQ Feather Border

Today I thought I would share with you the steps I used to make the feathered border in my Twelve Year quilt. No, I still don’t have pictures of the quilt.  🙁 I was going to take it outside even though it’s so rainy and gloomy, but my yard is one big soggy...