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September 16, 2019
Block #7 of the Ultimate Beginner Sew Along! from Pat Sloan's Blog

Block #7 of the Ultimate Beginner Sew Along is very fun, you can play around with arranging it. And just 2 more blocks! Thank you for joining me and  the Fat Quarter shop! 

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Each week I'll have

  • the FREE Patterns to download at the end it's in PINK 
  • The Video from Kimberly at the Fat Quarter shop
  • Tips on COLOR and how to accept that you CAN change your plan

Pat sloan ultimate beginner block 7 all 3

All my tips and photos will be with my Bonnie Lane.  Below is 'family photo' of the Solid Version with the Kit and the Blue version with my ...

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September 13, 2019
Block #6 of the Ultimate Beginner Sew Along! from Pat Sloan's Blog

Block #6 of the Ultimate Beginner Sew Along is a block I LOVE .. it makes a great quilt all on it's own! Thank you for joining me and  the Fat Quarter shop! 

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Each week I'll have

  • the FREE Patterns to download at the end it's in PINK 
  • The Video from Kimberly at the Fat Quarter shop
  • Tips on COLOR and how to accept that you CAN change your plan

Pat sloan ultimate beginner block 6 b

All my tips and photos will be with my Bonnie Lane.  Below is 'family photo' of the Solid Version with the Kit and the Blue version with my ...

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September 2, 2019
Block #5 of the FREE Ultimate Beginner Quilt Along! from Pat Sloan's Blog

Block #5 of the Ultimate Beginner Sew Along is again a new technique! I thank  you for joining me and  the Fat Quarter shop! 

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Each week I'll have

  • the FREE Patterns to download at the end it's in PINK 
  • The Video from Kimberly at the Fat Quarter shop
  • Tips and tools I find useful

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All my tips and photos will be with my Bonnie Lane here are the 5 blocks together.  I'm also make the Solid Version with the Kit and the Blue version with my friend Christopher's fabric, see those after the tips.

SHARE your ...

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August 30, 2019
Block 4 of the FREE Ultimate Beginner Quilt Along! from Pat Sloan's Blog

Block #4 of the Ultimate Beginner Sew Along is a new technique! I thank  you for joining me and  the Fat Quarter shop! 

Pat Sloan Ultimate beginner block 4

Each week I'll have

  • the FREE Patterns to download at the end it's in PINK 
  • The Video from Kimberly at the Fat Quarter shop
  • Tips and tools I find useful

Pat Sloan Ultimate beginner blocks 1 to 4 bonnie lane

All my tips and photos will be with my Bonnie Lane here are the first 3 blocks together!  I'm also make the Solid Version with the Kit and the Blue version with my friend Christopher's fabric.  I love showing you the same quilt ...

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August 22, 2019
Block 3 of the FREE Ultimate Beginner Quilt Along! from Pat Sloan's Blog

Are you ready for block #3... this means first row done! Thank  you for joining me and  the Fat Quarter shop! 

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I adore Block #3 of the Ultimate Beginner Quilt along I am seriously thinking a full quilt of this block.

Each week I'll have

  • the FREE Patterns to download at the end it's in PINK 
  • The Video from Kimberly at the Fat Quarter shop
  • Tips and tools I find useful

Pat Sloan ultimate beginner block 3 Bonnie Lane

All my tips and photos will be with my Bonnie Lane here are the first 3 blocks together!  I'm also make the Solid Version with the ...

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August 15, 2019
Block 2 of the FREE Ultimate Beginner Quilt Along! from Pat Sloan's Blog

Are you ready for block #2... let's do it!

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Today is Block #2 of the Ultimate Beginner Quilt along, thank  you for joining me and  the Fat Quarter shop

Each week I'll have

  • the FREE Patterns to download at the end it's in PINK 
  • The Video from Kimberly at the Fat Quarter shop
  • Tips and tools I find useful

Pat Sloan ultimate beginner block 2 pat sloan fabric 2

All my tips and photos will be with my Bonnie Lane and I'm also make the Solid Version with the Kit and the Blue version with my friend Christopher's fabric.  I love showing you the same ...

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August 8, 2019
Block 1 of the FREE Ultimate Beginner Quilt Along! from Pat Sloan's Blog

Are you ready for block #1... let's do it!

Pat Sloan Ultimate Beginner block 1 all ver

I am thrilled you joined me and  the Fat Quarter shop for Ultimate Beginner's quilt along! 

Each week I'll have

  • the FREE Patterns to download at the end it's in PINK 
  • The Video from Kimberly at the Fat Quarter shop
  • Tips and tools I find useful

Pat Sloan Ultimate Beginner block 1 pic 1

All my tips and photos will be with my Bonnie Lane and I'm also make the Solid Version with the Kit and the Blue version with my friend Christopher's fabric.  I love showing you the same quilt done in ...

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August 1, 2019
Are you ready for the Ultimate Beginner Sew Along? TIPS today on fabric from Pat Sloan's Blog

I'm SO excited for the Ultimate Beginner's sew along! It's NOT just for beginners, for all us who like to sharpen our skills while having fun sewing along! To get ready I have tips for fabric selecting and tools suggestions today.  Then be sure to watch my Fireside chat on Monday at youtube where I'll talk more about selecting your fabrics.

And read to the end.. I have a KIT to Giveaway!

So are you ready? I am!

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For this sew along with the Fat Quarter shop I am making the Ultimate Beginner's quilt and ...

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July 25, 2019
Have I ever told you about my first quilt? from Pat Sloan's Blog

Blog-665x435We all have to start somewhere when we are learning, commonly known as 'the beginning'. Making our first quilt. Learning to drive. Figuring out how to play golf.  No matter what it is, we are first a beginner. Nobody does an amazing job at their first anything. And sometimes that first is quite a crazy mess!  

To get ready for the Ultimate Beginner's Quilt Along those of us that are sewing along are sharing our First quilt. Mine, well...  is NOT a pretty one! Before we start.. here is the scoop

At the end is the fun list of ...

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June 18, 2019
The Roof Shingles Motif-A Machine Quilting Tutorial from The Inbox jaunt

Good Morning, Quilters! Today we are stitching an EASY new motif-the Roof Shingles Motif.   This motif is very easy to stitch and is the building block (pun intended) for other motifs we will learn later. It is a great motif to fill a background quickly. You can change the look of the motif by changing…

The post The Roof Shingles Motif-A Machine Quilting Tutorial appeared first on Lori Kennedy Quilts.

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May 15, 2019
Four Easy Quilting Motifs Every Quilter Should Learn from The Inbox jaunt

  Good Morning, Quilters! Today, our goal is to keep machine quilting fun with four easy quilting motifs! Quilting does not need to be difficult! Many motifs add character AND are easy! I’ve chosen four motifs that are my favorites (today)—I may need to add to this list in the future. OOPS! The Rose and…

The post Four Easy Quilting Motifs Every Quilter Should Learn appeared first on Lori Kennedy Quilts.

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March 14, 2019
Spring Fling quilt from Charm About You

spring fling quilt by Lucy Brennan | Charm About You

I'm so lucky that I get to have SO MUCH FUN creating designs with bright and beautiful fabric. For this quilt I picked out prints from Zuma by Tula Pink and a range of colours from Tula Pink solids.  A classic block in the centre and medallion style borders made with a mix of regular machine piecing and foundation paper piecing, make for a modern and dynamic quilt. My Spring Fling quilt pattern is in Issue 71 of Love Patchwork & Quilting - out now!

The detail in the prints is just amazing, there's so many that I thought were ...

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February 1, 2019
beginner sampler from easypatchwork

Hi everyone! I wanted to share with you the sampler quilt I made for a beginner's patchwork class. I designed it from simple blocks that are essential for skill building. First, I searched for a nice mix of small, medium and large prints with a variety of values (light, medium and dark) and decided on a monochromatic color scheme of blues/grays/white. Fabrics from Makower, Moda and Robert

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December 13, 2018
Little things basket – a free pattern from I'm Studio Lou

Hello! I’m popping on here to let you all know that I’ve released a new cute little pattern, the Little things basket! Best of all, its free! Its perfect for storing all those little things. I use one on my sewing table for my seam ripper, clover clips, saftey pins etc… They use just 2 […]

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November 19, 2018
My First Sewing Machine – Bernina 530 from The Inbox jaunt

Hi all!! It’s been a minute, so let me get straight to it…..I bought a sewing machine!!!!!!!!!!!   It happened while we were at the Wisconsin Quilt Expo in September. I had been thinking about it for a while and … Continue reading

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May 3, 2018
Sofa Siesta – A Free Quilt Pattern from Gray Barn Designs

Got scraps?  An extra jelly roll?  A fat quarter bundle just waiting to be used?  A layer cake languishing in your sewing room?  Look no further…we’ve got a pattern to help you use up some of these fabrics (so you can make room for more, of course!)

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The striped blocks in this pattern use 1 1/4 inch x 10 inch strips of fabric.  Perfect for those left over jelly roll strips or layer cake blocks you are not sure what to do with!

I designed this pattern while vowing to reduce my stash and make good use ...

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When To Ditch A Project from Hobbies Up To Here

It’s never easy to admit when a craft is no longer working for you. What? You say that’s NEVER happened to you? Lies! Every crafter has had that moment when a project or a style or a craft no longer brings you joy and you need to make a decision about what to do. Should … Continue reading When To Ditch A Project

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March 25, 2018
In the Hoop Bunny Bookmark Machine Embroidery Tutorial & FREE design from Crafty Gemini


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It’s been a while since I did a machine embroidery video tutorial. So, here is a quick and easy in-the-hoop bunny bookmark for those of you that have an embroidery machine! In the video tutorial I use my Brother PE770 embroidery machine. This is the machine I recommend for embroidery beginners. But any embroidery machine with at least a 4×4 hoop will work for this project.

My bunny bookmark is a fun and easy beginner friendly ITH (in the hoop) embroidery project. If you have an embroidery machine but have yet to try an in the hoop project ...

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January 19, 2018
Boxy Pouch Tutorial from I'm Studio Lou

I love making quick and cute pouches. They are useful and make great gifts, especially if filled with little bath/chocolate gifts! So today I’m going to talk you through how to make this quick boxy version! Materials needed: 1 Fat Quarter of main print 1 Fat Quarter lining print 1 Fat Quarter of medium iron […]

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January 13, 2018
Using the Laser Light on the Front of your APQS Machine from Quilted Joy

You may have seen a laser mounted to the back of a longarm machine when using a paper pantograph but did you know you can use the laser from the front of an APQS machine too? In this video, Dawn Cavanaugh shows you how easy it is to use the laser for block designs when doing custom quilting. If you can trace… you can quilt!

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