Category Archives: NQA

Episode 79 – NQA show

The NQA show in Columbus, Ohio was June 27th – 29th and I had the opportunity to attend.  What a fun show!  I bought these things: and… What do you like to buy at shows?

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Episode 49 – NQA show recap

Have you been to the NQA show in Columbus, Ohio? I went to the 2012 show in June and in this episode I talked about some of the trends that I noticed. A number of quilts there reminded me of … Continue reading

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Episode 36 – catch up: not the condiment

Here is a pic of my crafty thrifting haul.  The towel got all wrinkled when I washed it.  I can’t imagine it has never been washed before so I can only assume that is normal.  Did people iron their kitchen towels … Continue reading

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National Quilting Day

Hey, did you know this Saturday (March 19th) is National Quilting Day?  The NQA site says the day is dedicated to “fellowship, fun, [and] outreach”.  They have a free pattern to celebrate the day here.  If you are lucky enough … Continue reading

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Episode 27 – the Virginia Quilt Museum

On vacation I had the thrill of getting to spend a little time at the Virginia Quilt Museum in Harrisonburg, Virginia. It was *fabulous*!  I saw some amazing examples of historic quilts. You can check out the book I bought … Continue reading

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Episode 26 – trends at NQA show

This year I didn’t notice as many trends as I have in previous years.  Is that because there were no clear trends, or because there were too many to count?!  It is hard to say. It was time to hash … Continue reading

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Episode 11 – trends

Episode 11 – Trends Sorry, I don’t have much to say in the roundup today.  I did put up some pictures of the NQA show in the previous posting.  I hope you enjoy them!

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NQA show Pics

[svgallery name="NQAshow2009A" link="Click here for pics of the show! Note this may take some time to load."] I had a fabulous time at the NQA show in Columbus, Ohio.  As usual there were tons of awesome vendors and plenty of … Continue reading

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Episode #9 – chit chat and guest appearance

Episode #9 – chit chat and a guest appearance  I took a break from the frugal quilting series because I wanted to release something.  We’ve been super busy trying to get our house ready to put up for sale.  I … Continue reading

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Episode 2 – a year of goals & NQA

Episode number 2 – goals and NQA As mentioned in the show, I have one goal for the podcast: twenty fifteen minute episodes in 2009.  Can I do it?  We’ll see!  1 down, 19 to go. My personal quilting goals … Continue reading

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