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June 28, 2021
Back to Basics 25, 26 from Virtual Quilter

Not my colours, not my style, but I love it!

Still not y colours, more my style, but still love the first one more than this.

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January 30, 2021
Back to Basics 22, 23, 24 from Virtual Quilter

I think I would have to wear sunglasses if the light was turned on at midnight and I had something like these designs on the bed!

The second one is interesting, but not one I would consider making without some modifications.

Another interesting design, and the last in this project file.

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December 29, 2020
How to Organize Your Sewing Room on a Budget (or in a Tight Space!) from The Cutting Table Quilt Blog - A Blog for Quilters by Quilters

Wouldn’t it be nice if we all had large quilting studios with plenty of space for cutting, designing, ironing, fabric storage, and multiple sewing machines? Yes, that would be ideal, but it just isn’t the reality for most of us. The truth is, many sewists are squeezing their hobby into tight spaces and we’re here to help you fit everything you love about quilting into whatever space you have to make creating a pleasure again.

Back to Basics

When you think about it, all you really need to sew is a place to set your machine and ...

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May 27, 2020
Back to Basics: Hourglass Block from Art Gallery Fabrics-The Creative Blog

Welcome back, fabric friends!

Since being home, I've been having a lot of fun practicing some basic sewing techniques. Last week you joined me in some Strip Piecing, but today I wanted to talk about two ways of constructing an Hourglass Block.

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Throughout my practice, I found two ways of making this block useful but you may have a preferred preference when it comes to techniques.

So, I took some of my leftover fabrics from Amy Sinibaldi's collections, Mayfair and some matching Pure Solids


Untitled-1 copyFabrics used: Shepherd Market, Royal Arcade, Tender Green, and Mauvelous.  

I decided to add ...

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May 25, 2020
Back to Basics 21, 22 from Virtual Quilter

Something to brighten up the day.

Some very basic blocks from the EQ library , and some very bright fabrics from the EQ library stash, along with some black for the background.

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