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Get to know a Nancy's employee: Jessica

Today we are introducing a new series, wherein you get to know a staff member at Nancy’s Sewing Basket! Though these posts will be interspersed with other content, we will follow the same format for each ‘get to know’. 506 more words

Decades Of Style Patterns

March News x 3

First, here’s the stack of quilts my group made for Ronald McDonald House:

Second, here are some other projects along the way:

Finally, the March finish (as in, I am DONE with this one!) 152 more words


some peeks at the start of quilting...

Here’s what I have been up to on my Star Quilt!The quilting is going well, there are some areas that I haven’t quite figured out yet, but I’m off to the start and that feels good! 187 more words


QuiltCon 2015 Reflection: Quilts

I’ve been home from QuiltCon for a good month now, but I cannot let the experience pass without some mention of the amazing quilts that hung in the show. 1,105 more words


Mini Swoon Cot Quilt

I have been waiting for a chance to make the ‘swoon’ quilt block designed by Camille Roskelley. I went for the mini quilt block which is an 8″ square because it is for a cot quilt and the full sized one at 16″ was too big. 9 more words

Modern Quilts

The Modern Sampler Continues

These next two blocks were made from inspirations I found on Pinterest (yes, I love Pinterest!)  The first I simply copied because I loved the colors and their arrangement in the original artwork by Richard Paul Lohse. 220 more words


Back to work on my long arm...

I’ve gotten back to work on quilting my Star Quilt, I don’t know if you’ve been following my blog posts, but I had been working on this quilt several months ago. 138 more words