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Tossed Coffee

My Mom’s kitchen and dining room are coffee shop themed.  When I saw some maroon coffee cup fabric at Main Street Quilting, I just knew that it had to become a table runner for her.  I grabbed the fabric, along … Continue reading

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My First Quilt – More Fussy Cutting

I got another 15 blocks done this week for my sister’s choice quilt.  It took quite a while to cut the fabrics for these blocks because I fussy cut all of the squares for the center nine patches.  It’s amazing … Continue reading

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Wintery Quilted Table Runner

When I saw the fabric above, I instantly fell in love with it.  It only took a couple minutes for me to imagine the perfect design.  I would fussy cut the fabric into various sized rectangles, frame the pieces with … Continue reading

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Quilting for a Cause: Ronald McDonald House Charities

I recently discovered the Quilting for a Cause Flickr group.  The basic premise is that people post the quilts they are working on for a particular charity, and other people send them quilt blocks.  Then the original poster assembles, quilts, … Continue reading

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My First Quilt – Fussy Cut Centers and Changing Plans

While I was fussy cutting for the *Picture-Perfect* Polaroid Block Swap, it occurred to me that it would be fun to sprinkle some fussy cuts in my sister’s choice quilt.  Since I was already fussy cutting, I set aside some … Continue reading

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Starting My Polaroid Blocks

I mentioned Saturday that I’m participating in the Picture Perfect Polaroid Block Swap.  Since the Fat Quarter Shop sent my white fabric so quickly, I was able to get started sewing the blocks this weekend.  I spent a good part … Continue reading

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