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Scrappy Trippin’

Gotta little story for ya.  July 21, when our family was in bed, our house caught on fire. We made it out okay, fortunately. Before we move on, see that window upstairs? That’s where my longarm used to be. Notice … Continue reading

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Always Kiss Me Goodnight

I’ve been playing around with embroidery like crazy lately. It all started when I found Urban Threads. Holy Mama! Their stuff is pretty awesome. And every week or two they have a free design, a new release, and something on … Continue reading

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Boy Scout Quilt

Another quilt for another graduate.  All done using Robert Kaufman boy scout fabric, Yarn-dyed Essex Linen, and a handful of scraps for the feathers.  This was improvisationally pieced with only a slight vision of where it was headed. I love … Continue reading

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Tex-Mexican Birthday Party

The first time I saw this pattern, I saw piñatas in the negative space.  We love all things Tex-Mex down here in San Antonio, and when I look at this quilt, I feel the need to drink a margarita, do … Continue reading

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The Panda Quilt: theme-y without being too theme-y

My cousin graduated from high school last year, and my aunt ordered a couple quilts for her son’s friends.  My inspiration for this quilt was that the graduate loves panda bears.  Okay, fun challenge– how can I make a quilt … Continue reading

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Double Wedding Ring

On every quilter’s bucket list is the double wedding ring quilt, right? Two years ago, I finally started one.  Again.  Confession:  I started one years and years ago (paper piecing and piecing the rings the traditional way), but a few … Continue reading

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T-Shirt Quilts

My friend Vickie and I make tons of t-shirt quilts.  Seriously, it’s beyond ridiculous.  Here’s the latest batch for your perusal.       If you are interested in having one made, give us a shout!

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