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Video tutorial: Hidden wells technique - two blocks with 7 strips

This technique was developed by Mary Ellen Hopkins in 1989 for her Hidden wells quilt. It can be done with a different number of strips in different or equal widths. 76 more words

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Free Silhouette Quilt Along!

Hi guys, Shelly here! We’re kicking off our first quilt along on Wednesday June 6th and we’re super excited.  The name of our blog was partially inspired by the quilt above. 311 more words

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British Columbians shortchanged on HST home renovation rebate

British Columbians could be owed between $100 million and $500 million because of the botched execution of an HST home renovation rebate.

HST rebate specialist Sean Leitenberg says the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) was confused about two similar rebates from 2010 until 2013 and misguided people on how much of a rebate they could receive. 378 more words

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One Monthly Goal - May 2018

Happy Wednesday!

Oh my goodness its hard to believe its May already!

I’m sure picking a random project for my OMG would be best and more challenging but I prefer to consult my calendar before making a selection. 209 more words

New Projects

Make a large batch of half square triangles in no time - video tutorial

Half square triangles are essential in quilting. There’re many ways of making them.

Some have bias seams some don’t.

This particular method produces 48 half square triangles though you can adapt it to as many or few HSTs as you like. 115 more words

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Video tutorial: Hidden wells technique - two blocks with 3 strips

This technique was developed by Mary Ellen Hopkins in 1989 for her Hidden wells quilt. It can be done with a different number of strips in different or equal widths. 76 more words

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The Quilt on the Edge of Forever

Because I’m a nerd, I decided I wanted a Star Trek quilt.   I had seen a quilt on Esty made up of HST (think Postcard from Sweden but with red, blue, gold, and black).  250 more words

Finished