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This post is all about the food:

As I have written in the past, one of the rewards of attending a quilt show is to enjoy the local food. Such was the case when we attended the 12th Expo Patchwork and Quilt show in Mexico City last month.


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Big Dream Dance by Jeanie Sumrall-Ajero for Hoffman California Fabrics

What will you make?

Sea Turtles and Dolphins Hawaiian Wall Quilt Pattern

I had the opportunity to play with Hoffman's newest panels by Jeanie Sumrall-Ajero. There are so many things that can be done using these beautiful pieces of fabric. I decided to make a new version of our Sea Turtles and Dolphins Hawaiian Wall Quilt Pattern. The depth in the Teal version just called to me that it needed to have the Sea Turtles and Dolphins on it. It makes me think of the ocean.
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Reasons to do Hand Applique, Part 2


Guest Article from Nancy Lee Chong
Opinions and Possible Helpful Hints to Finish Sewing Faster
  1. Never stop sewing at the end of the thread. Before you set your quilt or block down, always tread your needle, and take at least one stitch.
  2. Only use your favorite fabrics and your favorite pattern. Don't settle for what others have chosen for you to work on.
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