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March 25, 2019
Dreaming of Strawberries - FREE Pattern! from Pat Sloan's Blog

For our Button club project this month I'm ready for spring! 

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The Fat Quarter Shop button box this month has a theme of 'Grow'. With my daffodils coming up and buds on the trees, I'm really in spring mode, even if my Virginia weather throws me a curve ball of a cold day, my heart is already for spring!

When the Cheeky fabric arrived the other day i KNEW this fabric needed to be used soon!

Usually in February or March we have been down south for either an event or a little R&R.  This year neither ...

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March 21, 2019
Crazy Kites from Shawkl

Doesn't this look like fractured glass!

It's the "crazy" version of my new pattern Crazy Kites. The design is available as a traditional quilt AND crazy the same pattern. Just hop on over to to get the download pdf pattern today!

I'm thinking that this would be a great pattern to do totally SCRAPPY as well...since there could be over 200 patches of unique fabrics that way. So, going to being making "kite blocks" with scraps as I get them (yes, I already have tons...but you know how they multiply!)...and ...

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March 19, 2019
Diamond / The Birthstone Series from Quiltmanufaktur

Vor geraumer Zeit kam mir die Idee, dass es möglich sein müsste, die Fassetten von Brillanten als Foundation Paper Piecing auf Stoff zu bringen... Dass jemand so ein Idee schon hatte und dass es daher sogar schon Pattern gibt, wusste ich nicht.

Umso mehr habe ich mich gefreut, als ich bei meiner Suche auf MJ Kinman gestoßen bin. Sie hat sich genau diesem Thema angenommen und wenn man auf ihrer Website surft, dann funkelt und glitzert es wie verrückt! Man kann sagen, dass sie das Darstellen von Fassetten für Schmucksteine zu ihrer Passion gemacht hat.
Wie gut, dass sie uns ...

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Never Ending Sampler Panel 5 Band 4 from Kitty and Me Designs

As we continue on with the Never Ending Sampler, today I have Panel 5 Band 4:

Pretty Rhodes hearts in 2 different sizes are the special stitch for this band.

Click on the images to download and then print.

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March 17, 2019
Are you going to sew with me? It's Quilt Day! from Pat Sloan's Blog

The third Saturday in March is Quilt day each year!  What better excuse is there than to gather a group of friends and sew all day long?

Pat Sloan Quilt Day

I'm sewing with you online and will be using this post to document my day. I plan on doing a few videos and I'll insert them here. 

I've got fabric options and 800 projects .. do you think that is enough?  I'm also continuing to sew on Sunday as.. well.. it's more fun to have a whole weekend for quilting!


To celebrate national quilt day, my friend Katy Jones ...

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March 14, 2019
Are you joining me Saturday? And it's Charity block #4! from Pat Sloan's Blog

Saturday is Quilt Day around the world!! And I'm HOME!! I can't tell you how excited I am to be able to host a fun day of quilting with all of you online

Also It is Block #4 of the Charity Sew Along with a design board trick I use. Now for the details!

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Saturday is the 3rd Saturday in March, officially Quilt DAY across the World! So grab a project and sew along ...

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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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March 11, 2019
My Fireside chat, FREE Table runner & thoughts on when we make... from Pat Sloan's Blog

It was so fun to do a Fireside chat yesterday evening! If you've not watched one they are about 30 minutes long with a giveaway!  

AND at the end of this article is a download of my FREE table runner pattern we'll sew for Quilt day Sat Mach 16!

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9 x 9 inches from Karen Ann Ruane

a new embroidered surface

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March 10, 2019
Never Ending Sampler Panel 5 Band 3 from Kitty and Me Designs

Today I have Band 3 of Panel 5 of The Never Ending Sampler:

This is an easy border worked with cross stitch, backstitch and some French Knots.

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March 9, 2019
Shamrocks Cross Stitch from Kitty and Me Designs

With St. Patrick's Day just around the corner, I thought I'd share my stitched piece of my Shamrocks Cross Stitch pattern with you:

I finished this up about a week ago.  The little lazy daisy stitches give it a dainty, delicate look!

I'll have to put this away for finishing in time for next year.  I can't get to either one of my sewing machines to finish it.  Once I get my own place, I'll have a lot of nice things to finish sew together!

Here's the pattern leaflet:

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March 5, 2019
Lucky Clover Placemats from Sew Incredibly Crazy

Hi All!!

I am over at Thermoweb today, 
giving a free tutorial 
on how to make these 
Lucky Clover Placemats.
They are super easy to stitch up.
The complete pattern is available for free. 
They also would 
go great with a little table mini that
the pattern is available for 
purchase on my etsy shop

So hop on over to Thermoweb and check 
them out.
I would love to hear what you think of them.


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March 3, 2019
Out of this World FREE Block #3 + The Charity Quilt Along #3 from Pat Sloan's Blog

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For the next few months on the 1st there are TWO releases.. so  I've combined them because many of you are doing both my "Out of this World" and the Charity "Threadology" Quilt along.

  • Out of this world this week is a surprise AND I have a tutorial on my floating Square in a Square. 
  • The Charity Block is such a COOL block you'll want to make a whole quilt of them.   Let's get started. 

Pat Sloan Out of this World block 3 button

Block #3 is Where we Learn about Space

And you will see there are FOUR identical ...

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February 28, 2019
Flourish sewing set from I'm Studio Lou

Hello! Spring feels like it’s sprung here in Oxfordshire, UK. It’s a lovely feeling to have the warm sun on your face after winter. Anyway, I’m actually here to share my latest pattern, the Flourish Sewing set. It’s a set of 3 little projects to accompany and aid you at your sewing desk. A needle […]

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February 25, 2019
My FREE Button club project + Enter my giveaway! from Pat Sloan's Blog

This month I went 'Classic' with a twist! AND a the end read how to enter my giveaway!

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The Fat Quarter Shop button box this month has a theme of "Home'

 I created a classic Logcabin block using the Snippets Kit.  

My FREE pattern also has a bonus table runner I'm working on with the kit. It will make this mat + the runner! I did use the black and cream from my stash but that kit has enough fabric to use some

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I LOVE this little strawberry button!

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  • You can hang this like I did
  • Or use it for ...

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February 24, 2019
Love with a Twist Signature Block from Clever Chameleon

Love with a Twist signature appliqué block Lasting Love Balloon by Dione Gardner-Stephen of Clever Chameleon Quilting

It’s only the 24th of February and I have completed this month’s planned Love with a Twist February blocks. And even better, the patterns too! Wonders never cease!

Today’s Love Balloon pattern is the second option for the large centre block of the Love with a Twist throw size quilts. You’ll also need it for the twin size quilt. It’s an easy block, I think the fastest so far. It only has two fabrics and no extra details to embroider.

Grab your pdf pattern download below, take a quick look at the assembly order and ...

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February 21, 2019
Scrappy Rails info update from Stitchin' Therapy

  Just a quick update to the idea I shared yesterday about what I am calling the  Scrappy Rail Fence block and design.  We all know there is little under the sun that is new, and so it proved to be with this idea. 
  Within a few hours of posting Linda at Art in Search blog, sent me a link to info on this.    She had a file from It's a Stitch Quilt Guild from 2016.  They have a challenge each year for their show and provide a pattern sheet called a "Seed Packet" pattern. 
   Click here for the link ...

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February 14, 2019
stitching progress + epp giveaway! from Charm About You

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cross stitch - Kindness & Fortitude: A Quaker Sampler from Modern Folk Embroidery by Lucy Brennan

Those quiet moments in the evening, a few stitches on my lunch break, this pick up and put down project is slowly coming to life. It is a soothing, mindful way to relax and all the colours together look very peaceful and calming to me. 

cross stitch - Kindness & Fortitude:  A Quaker Sampler from Modern Folk Embroidery by Lucy Brennan

I knew that the Kindness & Fortitude: A Quaker Sampler from Modern Folk Embroidery was going to be the first project I started in 2019. It was no coincidence that my word for the year is FORTITUDE, I did chose this pattern partly for that reason but also because it appealed to me ...

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February 11, 2019
golden galaxy quilt from easypatchwork

Hi All! Today, I am very thrilled to share one of my designs featured in the current issue of McCall's Quilting Jan/Feb 2019 named Golden Galaxy. If you haven't purchased this magazine, you will want to because there is all kinds of cool information about sewing with elegant fabrics such as silk dupioni and satin. It just makes you want to start searching for some glam fabrics! Do you have any in

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February 4, 2019
Lots of Cutting & Retreat Prep from Heart Desire Creations

Sewing retreats – so very much gets done! To prepare for a 4 day retreat I’m going to, I cut out not one, but two new projects! The first is for a gift for a little boy. I’ve never done an “I Spy” quilt before and thought it would be the perfect gift for the little guy.  Unfortunately, my stash is not very supportive of this quilt. I did manage to cut 9-five inch blocks and then the request process to friends and my guild for more. I’m going to do “square in a square” blocks, using various ...

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