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How to Make a "Dandy" Quilt Block - Technique Tuesday

Dandy Quilt Block
For the month of February, my quilt guild was supposed to learn about a quilt block called the "Dandy Block."

Weekly Update - Recovering Cushions

Making new covers for Cushions
My kitchen cushions really needed to have new covers made. Check out how I did it!

How to Make a Single Irish Chain Block - Technique Tuesday

Single Irish Chain 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 January, we learned about the Single Irish Chain.

Weekly Update - More Polyester Pants!

Seven polyester throw quilts
Seven more throw quilts made out of polyester pants!

The Second (of two) Holiday Ornament Table Runners

The second holiday ornament table runner
This is a continuation from this post where I tried to make a holiday ornament table runner.  To sum it up, I made it and didn't like it, so I finished it and decided to make another one. 

Free Quilting Tutorial - Pumpkin Block

Orange and Yellow Pumpkin Quilt Block

Halloween is coming up and my kids keep asking me when we are going to carve pumpkins. I figure it isn't the 31st yet! There is still plenty of time. So instead I made a pumpkin quilt block.

My Three Favorite Presser Feet for Quilting

One of the three main presser feet that I use while quilting.

When I am putting together a quilt, I always have a few key tools right at hand. Included in those tools are three presser feet. 

Weekly Update - Sewing Machine Repairs and more Row by Row

Brother machine getting dropped off for repair

"So I let out a deep sigh and resigned myself to the fact that I had to seek professional help." 

Weekly Update - Row By Row Experience and Quilt Shop Reviews

Row By Row Experience License Plates
While on a road trip with my family, I visited a few quilt shops that were participating in the 2018 Row by Row Experience.

Technique Tuesday - Stitches for Tying a Quilt - Knotted Stitch

Quilting Bee
This is the next installment of this series of how to tie quilting knots in quilts. Quilting bee style! 

Giveaway Time!

The Quilters Catalog by Meg Cox

I borrowed this book from my local library a few months ago and I loved it so much that I went out and bought one! I love all the tidbits of information and fun stuff in it. Through a series of events I ended up with an extra copy! 

So I want to give it to you!

Technique Tuesday - Stitches for Tying a Quilt - International Stitch

Quilting Bee

I had fun at a quilting bee learning and quilting together. Today I will be sharing the stitch we used to tie the quilts. It is one of the simplest and easiest to do.