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MQG’s Quiltcon East 2017 in Savannah

What a fun filled three days I had had! So, as an individual member of the Modern Quilt Guild (both former Atlanta MQG affiliates to which I have belonged opted to disassociate themselves from the mothership), I was entitled to a free 4-day show pass.  I went ahead and ordered one last summer, not knowing if… Continue reading MQG’s Quiltcon East 2017 in Savannah

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Memory Pillows from T-Shirts

Unlike a memory pillow made from a button front dress shirt, a memory pillow made from a t-shirt will require some additional planning and prep work: Let the size of the main graphic help you determine overall pillow size. 12″, 14″ or 16″ are the most common sizes; however, pillow forms in sizes up to… Continue reading Memory Pillows from T-Shirts

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Right Sizing and Adding Value

I’ve been on a mission lately to “right size” my sewing studio and the mother lode of stuff in said studio (as well as several surrounding closets!). All student machines are now out of the house. One is at the quilt shop and the others are at school for my weekly sewing club. All excess sewing notions are… Continue reading Right Sizing and Adding Value