Category Archives: Shopping

Episode 80 – Sewing School

The book I reviewed in this episode: (note this is an affiliate link) You can find my downloadable pattern, Spin it Like You Mean it, here in my shop. The shop where I bought my moda layer cake: Missouri Star … Continue reading

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Spin it Like You Mean it – available for sale!

Remember this quilt?  I’ve got the pattern up for sale!  I’m really excited to finally have a digital download pattern ready. Now through May 9th you can use the discount code ‘premierepattern’ to get $1.99 off the price – that … 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 57 – new places to shop and quilt show issues

A new (to me!) quilt shop: JEllen’s House of Fabric. I wish I lived a little closer because I loved the looks of what she brought to the guild meeting. Another new (to all!) quilt shop: Sew Deja Vu. They … Continue reading

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Episode 47 – Quilt shops closing?!

So in the past week I’ve received notice of two area quilt shops closing their doors. One was my LQS before we moved a few years ago. I have to confess that I never cared for it all that much … Continue reading

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What am I reading?

Yesterday I came home from work to find a surprise on the porch. Two quilting books that I had pre-ordered from Amazon arrived: and I’m so excited to start reading them! Which one should I read first? What a happy … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas to me!

My bestest bud Noelle got me this for Christmas from Connecting Threads: Actually she didn’t get it for me.  She didn’t know exactly what I wanted so she provided funding.  Woohoo for Noelle!  I should have my table in 4 … 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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