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Charitable Sewing - Needle, Hands & Heart

Charitable sewing – are you involved in some way? There’s nothing so marvelous as using your hands, heart and needles to help and encourage someone in need. 682 more words


One Block Wonders at Strong House Inn

I had the most wonderful weekend!  I was privileged to teach a One Block Wonder (OBW) workshop at The Strong House Inn in Vergennes, Vermont.  The women that attended this workshop were nothing less than amazing!  216 more words


I'm Feelin' Crafty

From costumes to cupcakes to clothes to suncatchers, Louise makes — and blogs — it all. Find tutorials to scratch any crafting itch!


Psst....Quilters Have Questions

You Have A Question, I Have An Answer 

I noticed in one of your posts that you had basted a quilt prior to actual quilting. I would like to know the best method for basting. 691 more words


35A. Dismanteling of Irish Dresses to Quilted wall hangings. (part one)

Before ripping apart

I’ll have to use the seam ripper to take apart the dresses.

I’ve never had my hands on a Irish dress until now and I’m a bit surprised, there is a stiff insert in the skirt front and in the cuffs to keep the shape and the details in the Celtic designs are complicated. 395 more words


Working on it Wednesday: April 26

I didn’t post a WOIW for last week because, honestly, it would just have been a repeat of the previous week as I had made NO progress at all. 387 more words