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Following Coco’s Advice: Making the inside of the Little French Jacket as beautiful as the outside

Coco Chanel knew a thing or two about elegance. Most of us have an innate sense of what it means to be elegant (whether or not we aspire to it – I do), but if pressed to define the term—well, that’s a bit more elusive. 879 more words

Sewing

Giving Credit Where Credit is Due

There’s been quite a discussion going on among members of the quilting world. The basis of their very passionate dialogue, in my opinion, centers around the concept of… 314 more words

Crafts

Preppy the Whale

Earlier this year I started a whale quilt for my oldest son.  His favorite show is Octonauts and he loves learning about ocean creatures.  So, when I saw the… 300 more words

Quilting

Pam's Disappearing Hourglass

Pam, a faithful customer, brought me another one of her items for quilting. It was made using Missouri Star Quilting’s pattern called  Disappearing Hourglass. 120 more words

Crafts

My Week at Craftsy - The Big Announcement

Opening the door to the Craftsy studio kind of reminded me of Charlie Bucket getting to peak inside Willy Wonka’s factory for the first time. And yes – there was chocolate!!! 784 more words

Machine Quilting

Lizards and Machine Quilting

In a fit of exuberance I agreed to photograph someone’s wedding. No big deal really, I have done it before and while it is not a fun job I’d rather do that than attend a wedding as a guest. 234 more words

Quilting

Pat Sloan Book Tour - Teach Me to Machine Quilt

First of all, I have a question for you – how does one write 33 books and still stay sane? The answer of course, is if you are the amazing… 390 more words

Machine Quilting