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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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What Should I Make Today?

There is nothing like a Sunday morning with a clean slate. I often ask myself what I want to make today. Should I finish an old UFO, or start a new one? Sounds silly, but as quilters, that is what … Continue reading

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Upcoming Classes

You may have noticed that there has been a large gap in the timeline of my posts. So where have I been? Well, unfortunately, I’ve been battling cancer. It was bad, horrible really, but I’m on the mend and ready … Continue reading

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Sunflower Baby

This little pattern has been a fan favorite over the years. It’s very simple, yet has that old-timey charm. It can be customized to have freckles, different colored eyes, hair, and even glasses. Make one for each of the children … Continue reading

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Instant Download Patterns on Etsy

Originally posted on Ashton Publications Quilting Blog:
Etsy.com has a new feature that lets you attach a digital file to the listing. Once the item is purchased, the buyer instantly has access to a .pdf file that they can download…

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How to Sew Eyes — A Stitch Guide

Originally posted on Ashton Publications Quilting Blog:
Here is something I should have put together years ago. Ah-well, better late than never! This is a handy reference guide for sewing eyes. It has fourteen different ways to make them. It…

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Selvages are a Hoot!

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Happy Groundhog Day

OK, It’s not a groundhog. But It’s the closest thing I have. This cute little guy can also be found as a digitized pattern at Anna’s Awesome Applique Designs.com

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Floral Flamigo

When I first designed the applique’s for this pattern, I needed to test them, so I selected an old floral scrap and stitched one up just to see what it looked like. This test block was destined from the beginning … Continue reading

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Pigs on a Blanket

This 36″ baby quilt is a great scrap buster. I used lots of bright scraps for the border squares and I even used scraps for the binding. This pattern (available here) has two different sized templates for the hexagon blocks. … Continue reading

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