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Whole Lotta Knotta

I was really hoping to have a finish to share today, but progress is slow on hand-tying the Great Green Granny Quilt. I am learning a ton, though. 68 more words

Vintage Quilt Top

16-Patch Tutorial

16-Patch Tutorial from Beth McQ on Vimeo.

It’s Amateur Hour* here at Plaid & Paisley! Why should the blind not lead the blind? If you can’t do, teach! 153 more words

Amateur Hour

Most Amateur Quilter Ever to Start Blog

I’m trying to #humblebrag, but I’m afraid I’m doing it wrong. Here are the things I know:

  • Making quilts is challenging, but I love a good challenge.
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Amateur Hour


Damaged creases
A life’s work
Folded over
Washed again



What I would tell myself
And a child on a train
Hope not think I’m insane
That you are a lot alone
More yourself when you’re on your own… 12 more words



She is my mother
She passed away in the evening
in her sleep
I was woken up at around 11:20, 11:30 or 11:00?
My brother shortly after… 120 more words