Tag Archives: Quilting

S is for Scissors, Seam, Seam Allowance, Seam Ripper, Seamstress, Selvage, Serger, Sewing Machine, Smocking, Snaps, Spool & Stash

Do you have any idea how many different types of scissors there are for sewing and quilting?  It is outrageous.  I hate to admit that I own over 100 pairs of scissors. For years my kids and husband would use … Continue reading

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The Churn Dash

Daily Prompt:  Churn, Explore I have been exploring the origins of names of some quilt blocks that have been around for years.  One of my favorite blocks is the Churn Dash. The Churn Dash is one of the oldest 9-Patch … Continue reading

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Katie’s Love

Daily Prompt:  Conversant   Conversant in the art of needle and thread, the shy Katie walked across the stage to the podium. She smiled at her audience then began her talk about her love of quilting. She shared her many … Continue reading

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Color Your World

Here is my entry for Jennifer’s Color Your World challenge, February 21. I am a quilter.  One of the things we quilters do is collect fabric.  I thought I would show you just a portion of my collection of orange … Continue reading

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No Whining

100 Word Challenge:  Whine One of my passions is quilting. I learned how to quilt in 2005 after moving to North Carolina. Since I began I’ve taken many classes from internationally known teachers. One teacher, Bonnie Hunter, http://quiltville.com, designs beautiful … Continue reading

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