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Knit & Purl Part Two

Now for the rest of the story! If you missed Part 1, you can find it here:http://moosequilts.blogspot.com/2013/08/Knit-&-Purl-in-Quiltmaker-Part-1.html One thing you may have noticed from reading Part 1 is that I spell Knit & Purl differently than Quiltmaker does. Well, that isn’t completely true. If you look on page 48 in the magazine, you will see…

Knit & Purl in Quiltmaker Part 1

I am excited to show you my new quilt in the latest Quiltmaker Magazine! Meet Knit and Purl!http://www.quiltmaker.com/patterns/details.html?idx=15331. They are even offering kits here: http://www.quiltandsewshop.com/product/knit-purl-throw-quilt-kit/New-In-QuiltmakerThis is the beautiful picture from Quiltmaker! This quilt started out as a block that I submitted to be in Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks. When I submitted it, I showed some fun…

Sea Pebbles Quilt Kit

I just found out that Keepsake Quilting is offering a kit for my Sea Pebbles Quilt!     Here’s more about the quilt: http://moosequilts.blogspot.com/2013/06/sea-pebbles.html   You can order the kit at Keepsake Quilting: http://www.keepsakequilting.com/productdetail/5194/—SEA-PEBBLES-QUILT-KIT.htm Share

The Good Thing About Cheap Fabric

The good thing about cheap fabric is that it is cheap. People who buy cheap fabric may not know that some fabric can cost more. I went to a second hand shop a couple days ago and found this fabric: It is a total of 4 yards of fabric. Two yards of the Americana postcards…

Sewing in Funny Places

The end of April I took a trip with a friend to a quilt retreat in Pennsylvania. I jumped at the opportunity of taking this “business” trip when I found out my daughter was going to have surgery during spring market.   One night we made reservations at a little motel that we hadn’t seen first….

What Doesn’t Kill You. . .

Makes you stronger. So the saying goes.   Is it true? If something doesn’t kill you, but it leaves you a paraplegic or in a coma, are you stronger? Recovering from the brink of death should make you stronger mentally knowing that you can handle more than you thought you could. . . theoretically.   Even…

Brown Bag Quilt

I finished this year’s Brown Bag Quilt a week or two ago.   You can read about past year’s quilts here: http://moosequilts.blogspot.com/2011/07/brown-bag-challenge.html and here: http://moosequilts.blogspot.com/2011/07/quilt-show-part-ii.html and here: http://moosequilts.blogspot.com/2012/07/obsession.html.   Last year I loved the quilt I made. I wanted to love this one too. I was inspired by my friend’s churn dash quilt and wanted to make one like…