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Summer and Winter Placemats

This week’s work at the loom involves another two shuttle weave, summer and winter! Like overshot, two weft shuttles are used alternately throughout the body of the cloth; one shuttle is used for the plain weave (to give the cloth stability and structure) and the other shuttle is designated for the pattern design. 350 more words


DIY College Decor

I was taking a look at my personal pinterest board recently where I’ve saved a bunch of my DIY projects over the years and thought it might be fun to share some of the things I’ve made in the past for dorm rooms and apartments. 397 more words


Once Around the Block

Welcome to my stop on the Road Rally celebrating the latest issue of Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks! My contribution to volume 16 is “Starshine”.

If you wander through some of my previous blog posts, you’ll see that I am a big fan of scrap quilts. 317 more words

Make your home your Happy Place!

Diwali has just gone and the house decor is to your heart’s content, but these Top 11 home decor products will make you change your mind. 672 more words


Quilt As You Go

I am fascinated with the Quilt As You Go (QAYG) technique.  Cutting and piecing are my favorite parts of the quilt making process – I truly dread the actual “quilting”. 171 more words

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