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Character Counts: have you ever loved a quilt so much it hurts?

Are you ready to read something really fun? Go here to Batts in the Attic, check out Paula’s blog on the Dutchess Heritage Quilt Show. In this she reveals a long running joke between us, and how it inspired the name of her quilt. 308 more words


Quentin's Quilting 7

Not a lot of quilting, but with our modern wadding we don’t need to quilt every quarter inch.


Grandma's Kitchen Blocks 15 and 16

Catching up in my sewing room after nearly 2 weeks away.  I was behind on the Pat Sloan project called Grandma’s kitchen. I am using 1930’s reproduction fabrics.  557 more words

Random Acts Of Quilting And Other Projects


The masked faces of the dental surgeon and his assistant seemed to float above me.  She braced my chin; he pushed and pulled.

“That one’s being a little stubborn, huh?” 1,018 more words


A seasonal finish

We do have a basic routine in our household. Both husband and live-in son work Monday to Friday, leaving home around 8am and getting back for dinner around 6pm. 929 more words


4 Ways to Choose Colors for a Drop-Dead Gorgeous Quilt


Quilt by Mary Vallere

One of the most common concerns I hear from new or wanna-be quilters is: How the heck do I pick the colors for my quilt?  966 more words

Choosing Quilt Colors