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Welcome Home Quilt

Quilt making can be a true labor of love, and the Welcome Home quilt is no exception. I made this quilt for Sir's parents as a housewarming gift. I think I've mentioned it before, but they are building their retirement house. Like, on their own. Of course they've...

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Flying Geese Tips & Tricks

I'm about to release my very first pattern (squeeee!), and I've become somewhat of an expert on flying geese. I thought I'd get you ready for the pattern by sharing my very best flying geese tips. Use Pins or Change Your Presser Foot Tension Even with a walking foot,...

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Spring Studio Recap

Whew! It's been a busy couple months here in the studio, and I'm blown away by how much I have to share with you. Since I didn't have time to break the months up, you're getting a spring studio recap. Buckle up, friends. In the Studio For covering two months, this...

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Break a Leg Quilt

Meet the Break a Leg quilt. When my nieces were younger, I promised them a trip out to see me for their first teenaged birthday. When the oldest niece had her trip, we went through patterns and books and fabrics so she could help pick out a more grown up quilt. (Her...

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Summer Color Palettes

One of my goals this year is to really play with color and develop sets of color palettes throughout the year. I decided to start that project by looking at summer color palettes. When I was thinking about inspiration for this project, I knew I needed to focus on...

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April Studio Recap

I might have had a rough start to the year, but I rocked the h*ck out of last month and thought I'd give you an April studio recap. Here's what I did in and out of the studio. In the Studio I had to move some things around in the studio to make room for a new work...

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Gotham Clamshell

Today I'm sharing a personal favorite, Gotham Clamshell. Back in the Before Times, a trip to New York City wasn't complete unless I made a trip to Gotham Quilts. I was visiting several years ago when I picked up a kit for the Glam Clamshell quilt. Curved piecing has...

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Little Llama’s Big Con

You may know this as Tula Pink's Mad Hatter's Tea Party quilt, but I call this version Little Llama's Big Con. The Big Con in 3 Easy Steps! The Little Llama came to visit for over a week last summer. It was so great because we missed 2020 due to COVID and she can't...

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Miss Lizzy Quilt

My Miss Lizzy quilt is done and off to her forever home. The Quilting This pattern is from Gnome Angel, and I had a lot of fun putting it together. I reversed the color and background pieces for a different look. Block by block, it was pretty obvious that's what I was...

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