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A flirt, I am not.

But I DO love the “Flirting the Issue” skirt! I may not be as cute as Anna Maria Horner’s daughter who is modeling the skirt for her in the tutorial (Seriously? Good genes much?) but I think I look nice … Continue reading

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Three by Three

No, I’m not talking about anything truly math related. I’m just running out of catchy titles. Today marks the day that I’m giving up keeping the holiday sewing quiet. I have so much to show you and if I wait … Continue reading

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Cell Phone/Camera Pouch

I was super motivated about sewing this morning! Ok, I may be avoiding paying bills and running last-minute errands before we leave for Charleston… Anywho…after reading yesterday’s post about my little dreidel pouch, my Mom asked me if I could … Continue reading

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June Bee Blocks

Our June bee block traveled ALL the way from AUSTRALIA to visit my home! Kelly requested wonky log cabins ala Denise Schmidt via Tallgrass Prairie Studio. Like some others in our group, I ran out of fabric. However, I just … Continue reading

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My First Bee Block is DONE

I just cannot tell you how excited I am about the Bee in My Bonnet VQB! I don’t even care how overeager that makes me sound. We’ve got people all over the country AND a few from other countries. Seriously? … Continue reading

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This should be my husband’s blog…

I feel like I haven’t done anything sewing related lately. It’s not true (I’m working on several projects, I just can’t show them yet) but I feel like I haven’t had anything of “mine” to post. It’s ok though, I’m … Continue reading

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Big Changes and the Hubs Talent

That’s what this blog was supposed to be all about, right? Changes, happiness, yadda yadda yadda. So the changes are {finally} are coming. I can’t talk about them quite yet, but I can say that I should be posting more … Continue reading

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Not done yet, but on our way!

The Hubs came with me to the quilt shop last Thursday and got sashing, backing and batting…and he’s on his way! He’s also figured out how to free motion quilt-BY HIMSELF. @&^%! I mean, I’m proud of you honey! Wanna … Continue reading

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A Mendocino Zig Zag Quilt

I’ve been wanting to try a zig zag quilt since I bought Denyse Schmidt’s book a few months back. The problem is, I like looking at my fabric piles (I love piles!) and I’m still not good enough at sewing … Continue reading

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Six of one, half a dozen of the other…

I hate sinus medication that keeps me awake at night. Instead of sleeping soundly with my husband on our fantabulous TempurPedic I’m out here on the couch surfing the web.  Oddly enough, I’m not nearly as angry as I should … Continue reading

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