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Weekly Update - Four new WIPs

Sewing Machine Waiting for me
Just like that, I have 4 WIPs that I started this week. I want to tell you about a couple of them. 

How to Make the Yankee Puzzle Quilt Block - Technique Tuesday

How to Make the Yankee Puzzle Quilt Block - Technique Tuesday
Again this year, for the quilt guild I am apart of I am providing instructions for how to make a different quilt block each month. For the month of January, we learned about the Yankee Puzzle Quilt Block. 

I Need Some Sewing Time - Weekly Update

Pin Wheel Block Quilt Top
Have you ever had that moment in the day when you just want to escape? I am having one of those weeks. All I really want to do is escape to my sewing room, close the door, and not come out till I have spent many, many hours working on a quilt. 

Chain Piecing - Technique Tuesday

Chain Piecing How To
Chain piecing makes sewing and quilting so much faster! You can just keep sewing and sewing and not have to stop to clip threads. 

Setting Goals For the New Year

Setting Goals For the New Year
I don't usually set New Year's resolutions. But I do set goals for my business. I feel like these goals help me move forward instead of getting stuck in the mud. 

Quilt Guild Meeting Idea - Tea Towel Exchange

Tea Towel White Elephant Exchange
We had a fun Tea Towel Exchange for our yearly Quilt Guild Christmas Exchange. It was so much fun!

Weekly Update - Christmas

Stocking hung my the fire with care
I have not planned any projects for this month. Instead, I am admiring some of my previous sewing accomplishments. 

How to Make the Ohio Star Quilt Block - Technique Tuesday

Ohio Star Quilt Block
This year, for the quilt guild I am apart of, I am providing instructions for how to make a different quilt block each month. For the month of December, we learned about the classic Ohio Star Quilt Block. 

How I Clean my Sewing Machine

Cleaning my sewing machine

An essential part of quilting and sewing is cleaning out your machine regularly. This helps the machine stay in ideal working order. 

Holiday Quilt Show and Auction - Weekly Update

Holiday Quilt Show and Auction 2019
This week I was able to go to the Holiday Quilt Show and Auction. (Not the auction part, just the quilt show.)

How to Make the Louisiana Quilt Block - Technique Tuesday

Louisiana Quilt Block
This year, for the quilt guild I am apart of, I am providing instructions for how to make a different quilt block each month. For the month of October, we learned about the Louisiana Quilt Block. 

What I Learned When I Embroidered a Tea Towel - Technique Tuesday

What I Learned When I Embroidered a Tea Towel - Technique Tuesday
I embroidered my first tea towel. Check out how cute it is. I even show off the back and give some tips for keeping the back looking nice. There is no hiding on a tea towel!