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Inventory 2020 — SALE!

It’s that magical time of year again, when you put on your grubby clothes and shuffle off to the storage area to see what’s out there and how much. I have some new ideas for some great new products this … Continue reading

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Wool Penny Rugs — The Perfect Cold Weather Project

As we start another new year and cold weather is upon us, what better way to fill the long, dark evenings than to make something easy and beautiful? Wool Penny rugs were first made using leftover scraps of wool that … Continue reading

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Sunbonnet Sue Salvage

I came across this poor girl and she’s unfortunately seen some abuse. Her background was tattered and torn. The fabric under her feet was gone entirely. She’s still a vintage beauty with her embroidered bouquet of flowers, matching hat details … Continue reading

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Oklahoma Quilt Shows for 2014

The following is a list of the quilt shows for 2014 in Oklahoma along with a few big shows in neighboring states. If you know of a show that I have missed, leave me a comment and I’ll add it … Continue reading

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Stillwater Quilt Show

I met up with some good friends at the Cimarron Valley Quilter’s Guild’s 25th Anniversary Quilt Show this past Saturday in Stillwater, Oklahoma. And like a knucklehead, I forgot to take my camera, but they had a great show! Not … Continue reading

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Louis Rastetter Chair Update

I’ve finished fixing up my flea market chair from an earlier post. I decided to use one of my ValentineĀ patternsĀ (with a few modifications). This chair had been badly painted with a paintbrush. It had a thick, dull, black paint all … Continue reading

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Singer 99-13

This is my Singer 99-13 portable sewing machine. It has a bentwood case that fits over it. The only problem is that it is missing it’s knee bar which drives the motor. So I have three options…. hope I can … Continue reading

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Santa in the Window

I bought this light-up Santa at a garage sale yesterday. As an April Fool’s joke, my son Christopher, set him up in my sewing room. But it’s got me to thinking that maybe I should design a Christmas quilt pattern. … Continue reading

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My Louis Rastetter Folding Chair

This is my newest project — it is a Louis Rastetter and Sons wooden folding chair. I picked this up at a flea market for $4. It was stuck and wouldn’t fold up and it was covered in a nasty … Continue reading

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Singer 328k

This is my Singer 328k. I really like the way this machine zig-zags. It sews beautifully.

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