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June 11, 2019
Herringbone – Easy Strip Pieced Pattern from Simple Quilts for the Modern Home from Quilt Addicts Anonymous

Learn how to make Herringbone, from my first book, “Simple Quilts for the Modern Home.”

Herringbone is one of my favorite quilts in the book because it is a very easy quilt pattern but it looks a lot more complicated than it actually is. The top is made almost entirely by strip piecing, so it also goes really fast.

In this video I show you how to cut corners out of your strips so you can piece them in an offset way to maximize the use of your fabric. We also talk about how to sew the offset strip sets ...

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February 26, 2018
FreeSpirit purchased by Jaftex Corporation, producers of Henry Glass Fabrics from Quilt Addicts Anonymous

FreeSpirit will continue under the Jaftex Corporation umbrella, which also produces Henry Glass Fabrics, Studioe Fabrics, The Blank Quilting Corp., Fabric Editions and A.E. Nathan Co., Inc.

The sale was announced Monday, February 26, in an email to FreeSpirit customers from Scott Fortunoff, owner of Jaftex Corp. The email detailed that Jaftex Corp., plans to ensure “minimal disruption to the marketplace” in the distribution of new lines, and mentioned Tula Pink and Anna Maria Horner specifically as designers who would be part of a Spring International Quilt Market programming.

Kaffe Fassett is also quoted in the email, saying: “We ...

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