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Scrappy String Christmas Quilt

Back in July I made three Christmas quilts for a friend out of fabric she had collected. Since then they’ve had an addition to the family and the scraps came back to me to try and put another quilt together. 20 more words

Tu-Na Quilts: I Wish You a Merry Quilt-A-Long Block 9 Released Today

 Do you recall the most famous reindeer of all?

If you guessed Rudolph the red nosed reindeer, you are right. Most everyone knows that song. 1,275 more words

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I Wish You a Merry QAL Block 7, Poinsettia

Sandy Maxfield of Sandy Star Designs created this Poinsettia for the I Wish You a Merry Quilt-Along which was her second design for this QAL and it also was as fun as the first   ( 350 more words


Quilting under my Needle

This past weekend I started the quilting on my sugar block club quilt. In the Craftsy classes by Ann Peterson, she advocates stitching in the ditch so I started with outlining the blocks and flying geese border with matching thread. 166 more words


Tula Pink's City Sampler Blocks--and More!

Working on completing the 100 City Sampler blocks and am just up to 80.  I have all the fabrics picked out for the last 20, and some cut out and ready to sew.    339 more words

So Much Patchwork

While this blog is entitled Indie Novelist and Improv Quilter, the improvisational nature of my sewing has fallen off mightily in the last year.  I realized this months ago, but there simply isn’t time for me to dive headlong into improv quilting at this juncture of my life.  515 more words