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Episode 72

Here are a few pictures of the finished gift quilt top: Does anyone know the secret to a good hand-quilted stab stitch? I need heeeeelp! You can click here to listen to (or download, if you right-click and choose ‘save … Continue reading

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Episode 71

Here is a link to the bag that I bought for (secret!) vacation: A Day in the Park Backpack Tote Do you have a sewing buddy? Have you ever made an artist trading card?  

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Episode 69 – Stitch Savvy review

Today I talked about this awesome book: [Note this is an affiliate link to Amazon] I’ve been seeing it around the blogosphere a lot and after picking it up twice in the book store I decided it was time to … Continue reading

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Episode 68 – Compliment Challenge

So will you take the challenge? For the rest of the year, when someone compliments a quilt you made/are making, you must accept the comment graciously with a simple ‘thank you’ and NO self-flagellating or disparaging remarks! Got it? You can … Continue reading

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Episode 67 – Tracy Chevalier writes quilt stuff! Who knew?

Tracy Chevalier released a new book called The Last Runaway. Have you heard of it? [note: the above image is an Amazon affiliate link] According to this review on NPR: For a novel exploring such explosive themes, The Last Runaway … Continue reading

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Episode 65 – 2013 goals

Click here to read about how to perform a BSE. This is the hobby table I got for Christmas: Cool, huh? The Husband says the bonus room is fast becoming the hobby room. Hey, why not? What are your goals … Continue reading

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Episode 64 – a sewing machine for The Girl

Thank you again to everyone who has come to leave comments! You can see the machine I bought for The Girl here. Isn’t it cute? The lady who wrote about the snow dying in Quilter’s Newsletter is Janet Jo Smith. … Continue reading

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Episode 63 – Not much new here!

If you would like to enter the giveaway, see this post. These are the giveaway items: Have you ever heard of using tulle to transfer quilting designs on to a quilt before? It is a new method that I’m trying. … Continue reading

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Episode 62 – beginner machine for a child?

Hey, Quilters! So these are some of the machines I was considering purchasing for The Girl from Amazon: And then also this one: What do you think? Has anyone purchased a machine for a child and had a good/bad/neutral experience? … Continue reading

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Episode 61 – Annie Smith returns!

–Alert–Alert–Alert: Kelley is having a nerd moment…because OMG, fellow podcast listeners! Have you seen that Annie Smith of Annie’s Quilting Stash has returned?! Here is the mini-quilt I made for the quilt guild auction: The Husband graciously agreed to model … Continue reading

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