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Tuesday Tips–5/6/2014

Because of the Blog Tour last week, we took a break from our normal Tuesday Tips. 

Before the Tips, a PSA (Public Service Announcement):

Don’t Do This… 300 more words


Necktie quilt instructions

Before you can make a necktie quilt there are a few things you must have.  Neckties of course.  You can’t make a necktie quilt without the neckties.   1,468 more words

Clothing Memory Quilts

Sunday morning sew: When life gives you chickens...

I’ve been making lots of fabric-covered journals these days.

It started last summer, when I discovered Rachel Hauser’s Stitched in Color blog. She was gearing up for her first-ever fall craft show and devoted a number of posts to the projects she was creating for sale. 498 more words

Life Lessons

The Truth

…is I wish I were the kind of person who can ignore when their environment is in chaos and just sew, quilt, knit the hours away stress free.  473 more words


My studio day with Cyndi

I’ve first met Cyndi Souder in the mid-1990’s; we were both working in Corporate Communications for related companies and had a number of common acquaintances. A few years later, I learned that Cyndi was gaining a reputation as a very talented quilter and textile instructor. 490 more words

Life Lessons

In a bind...a 'Zig-Zag' bind

I’ve been working on a quilt for a very special person (I won’t name her, on the off-chance that she stumbles upon this blog). It’s taken me almost a year to make this quilt: Finding the perfect pattern, gathering all the fabric scraps, and arranging to have it quilted. 580 more words

Life Lessons