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QuiltCon Fashionistas!

I go to a fair number of quilt shows, and most of them are attended by women (and a few men) in casual but unspectacular fashions.   227 more words

Modern Quilts

What I learned at QuiltCon 2015- Austin, TX

 1.  Austin always smells.  Good like food.  Or bad like skunk.

2.  You don’t have to get it to like it, and you don’t have to like it to get it. 187 more words

Quiltcon Was My Disney

Just read…

Remember being a kid?

Remember the day you found out YOU were going to Disney?

How did it Feel?

I remember the feeling of pure excitement in my blood not knowing who I was going to see and what rides I was going to ride and what shows I was going to see…and those firework shows at night? 283 more words

2015 Donation Quilt #1

A couple of my quilty friends try to make a quilt a month for various charities, so I thought I’d try that this year.  The group with which I make donation quilts sends them to a Ronald McDonald House to be given to sick children.  343 more words


Let the Fabric Do the Talking

Isn’t this a bold, fun quilt?

The block design is simple – a large square, 3 small squares and a rectangle. But the overall appearance of the quilt is awesome because of the chosen fabrics. 104 more words

Shirt Swap.

May Chappell blog hosted a Shirt Swap last year. The shirts are made with the Shirts pattern by Carolyn Friedlander.

I made 8 shirts and requested 8 Pink shirts in exchange. 187 more words


"Nancy" Quilt - Still Stringing Along

On Feb. 2 I wrote about beginning a new string-pieced project. I hope you will click on Lynn Harris’ blog (The Little Red Hen) to see her quilt, my inspiration. 295 more words

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