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October 12, 2021
Penny Sampler - Stitched in Color from Quiltmanufaktur

Jetzt haben wir schon bald das Ende des Jahres 2021 und den Penny Sampler, den ich nach dem Pattern von Rachel Hauser - Stitched in Color bereits letztes Jahr gemacht habe, ist hier noch nicht aufgetaucht....

Dieses coole Pattern hat Rachel als Pattern Club mit zwei verschiedenen Versionen in ihrem Shop angeboten. Man bekam jeden Monat einzelne Blöcke mit extrem ausführlichen Anleitungen per Mail geschickt. Die beiden Versionen - 'Nordic und Dutch' - unterschieden sich vornehmlich in den jeweiligen Blöcken. Das Layout, das Rachel vorschlug, war bei beiden gleich. Im Prinzip hätte man also zwei verschieden Quilts machen können! Der Aufwand an Arbeit ...

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January 9, 2021
New Beginnings from Sew Preeti Quilts

Me: I hope this year is a new beginning
Paul: All beginnings are new, by definition
Me: Unless it is old wine in a new bottle
Paul: Wine does not get old
Me: It becomes vintage?
Paul: Absolutely
Me: I am going to add some wine to the beef stew
Paul (with anticipation): You are making beef stew?
Me: After I finish writing this blogpost
Paul (naughtily): I can help you finish.
Me: BRAT.  Just help me take pictures of this big quilt top, will you?

When Via (not her real name) a dear friend/co-worker shared that she was ...

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February 21, 2020
The Quilter's Field Guide to Color ~ Context from Charm About You

Bear paw quilt block surrounded by fabrics used to sew the block

This is not just any book about colour, this is The Quilter's Field Guide to Color by Rachel Hauser.  I am not exaggerating when I say that this book is a game changer for me. I have learnt so much from reading it and not only through the practical advice Rachel gives but the actual EXPERIENCE of working through the exercises in the book. It's so much more than just information about colour (although it has got lots of that), it is packed full of genuinely helpful topics around colour. With excellent examples, tips and exercises to get ...

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