Category Archives: Quilting for Charity

Episode 77

Congratulations to LAURA!  She is the lucky listener that won the Quilter’s Newsletter subscription giveaway.  Woot! Check out some of my coworkers and their sewing handiwork: I got to sew…at work! We made a total of 42 pillowcases to benefit … Continue reading

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Episode 74 – my birth episode

This week has a lot of babbling about what I’m going to do on spring break. Yay Spring! If you are looking for where to leave a comment to enter the giveaway, go here. This is the quilt I need … Continue reading

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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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Hot Plate – free quilt tutorial/pattern

So here it is! The Hot Plate tutorial. This quilt is one in a series of 5 quilts that I made for charity. One point on this quilt: of all the quilts made for the charity challenge, this was by … Continue reading

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Charity Challenge Quilt #3 “Hot Plate” officially complete!

I finally finished binding this quilt. Hurrah! This quilt is made with dresden plates which of course inspired the name “Hot Plate.” The plates were fun to make and I am excited to try something else along those lines – … Continue reading

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Episode 40 – happy holidays!

Hey everyone! I hope you are having the merriest of holidays this 2011. Have you given or received quilty gifts? Do tell! Show links: Check out the new podcastThe Quilting Pot Leah Day’s commentary on dropping your feed dogs Leah … Continue reading

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Pinwheels Aplenty quilt – complete!

So I finished it!  Actually I finished it three or four weeks ago.  I’ve been slow in getting pictures posted.  I have the tutorial mostly written up as well but I haven’t found the time yet to finish.  This quilt … Continue reading

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Episode 37

Is anyone else having a throw-your-pc-out-the-window time with WordPress these days?! I can’t edit anything worth a darn! This post should have taken me 3 minutes and it’s been half an hour. And I’m pretty sure it still isn’t going … Continue reading

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Rainbows from the Heart – free Tutorial

As promised (though a little late) here is the second charity quilt tutorial – Rainbows from the Heart.  I made two of this quilt and one was sent to Japan via Quilter’s Newsletter and the other will be given to … Continue reading

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Bloggers’ Quilt Festival!!

I’ve already posted about this quilt some but I wanted to include it in the Blogger’s Quilt Festival going on over at Amy’s Creative Side.  This quilt was made to be donated to an unnamed charitable cause.  Earlier this year … Continue reading

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