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Let's Strip & Twist

Using the Strip & Twist ruler from Nancy’s Notions, I completed this quilt top in 2015 for my guild.

The ruler is easy to use and makes a great pattern. 66 more words

Friday Favorites: Binding Clips

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All quilts have a frame around their border.  The frame or binding, as it’s referred to by quilters, serves more than one purpose.  334 more words


Friday Favorites: Sewing Table

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Once again I have the privilege of sharing with you another one of my favorite things.  Today’s favorite sewing gadget is the… 346 more words


Have you tried the clapper? Here's how to get flat, crisp seams!

This is not just a blunt instrument I keep in my sewing room, although I could put up a good defense with this.  This is a tailor’s clapper. 275 more words


Dear Nancy, Thanks for the Catalog! And more.

Not too long ago, this happened to my Nancy’s Notions Catalog. And now this beauty came in the mail for me:

I have not had the chance to peruse it yet, but rest assured, it is not left on the kitchen island for my doggies to get into!  226 more words


Dear Nancy, Please send another Catalog!

My Nancy’s Notions Catalog was a bit too close to the edge of the counter. Do they have something against Nancy Zieman? Not likely. Do they resent the time I spend quilting? 106 more words


Licensed Art: Crystal Snowflakes

My fourth collection of licensed art collection of illustrations with Nancy’s Notions and Amazing Designs was recently released. It’s called Crystal Snowflakes, and includes 30 designs of snowflakes adorned with hot-fix crystals or beads to add lots of sparkle. 166 more words