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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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Can We Just…

Spend more time quilting and less time... all the other things?! At the beginning of the year, I was great about setting my quilting goals for this year, reflecting on everything I did and learned last year, and how I was going to share all of that with you. Then 2022...

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Merry Quiltmas

Merry Quiltmas! If you're like me, you don't get excited about winter holiday sewing until... now. Why can't I have these feelings in July when there's still time to make things on time?! Ugh! So I've just been ignoring the calendar and have been saving links to some...

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Formation Quilt

Another week, another quilt from last year's big finish to share. This is the Formation Quilt. This was from V and Co's Lovely Ombre Cabins pattern, and Sir picked the name. He said the blocks look like fighter jets all flying in formation. I had nothing better to...

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Capitol Piñata Quilt

Hello, and welcome to November. Isn't this a great month for cuddling under a quilt with a good book and a cup of coffee?! I'm excited to share the Capitol Piñata quilt with you today. Many years ago in the Before Times, I made the short drive west to visit the Jinny...

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What I Hate About Show and Tell

It never fails. Your guild announces show and tell is about to start. People with something to share anxiously line up. They're nervous but excited to show us their latest creation. Show and Tell Usually Goes Something Like This "This is the quilt I made for my...

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