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Working in a Series

Hi friends! I had the best time last Thursday! First I spent part of the day with some ladies from the Material Girls quilt club teaching them to make Sgt. Stanley. Such a fun block and it has so many possibilities for the settings.   Sgt. Stanley was part of a series of quilt patterns… Continue reading Working in a Series

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Braid Quilt Table Runner

Hi friends! This past weekend I needed a break from the drudge of computer work so I grabbed some of my fabric scraps - my fun, bright batik fabric scraps - and made some awesome Braid Quilt Table Runners.    I just love making this braid quilt table runner - it's pretty fast and a… Continue reading Braid Quilt Table Runner

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Playing with my Mini Braid

Hi friends! How are you? I am so excited about my new series of blog posts with my friend Tammy Silvers! We are calling it Adventures in Quilting with Kate and Tammy.    Last week was our first joint post on paper piecing. If you missed it, here is a link to my post and… Continue reading Playing with my Mini Braid

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Blue Moon Blog Hop Day 2

Hi friends! Today is my day on the Blue Moon blog hop.   Hmmm... you may be wondering- what is Blue Moon?  Well, it is Jackie Kunkel's new Signature Batik Collection from Island Batik designed by Kathy Engle! And it is yummy. Lucky me, Jackie sent me some scraps leftover from her projects and I got… Continue reading Blue Moon Blog Hop Day 2

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A time for reflection…

Hi friends. It is so hard to believe that 2017 is almost over. I think we all say this, probably every year, but really, where did the year go?  And I think most of us, if we can take the time from the crazy busy holiday season,like to take a few minutes to reflect on… Continue reading A time for reflection…

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100 Blocks Magazine Winners

Hi friends! I hope you are having a great week! the weather here this week is lovely- we are supposed to get to the 70s on Thanksgiving. Weird but nice. I was going to skip the blog post this week as we are all so busy, but then realized that I needed to post the… Continue reading 100 Blocks Magazine Winners

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Winner and summer Wrap-up!

Hi friends! I hope you had a great time on the Piece and Quilt with Precuts blog hop. All of the designers did such a great job. It was fun to see what each one did with Christa's patterns. And thank you for all the kind comments on my post. I am so glad to… Continue reading Winner and summer Wrap-up!

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Winners and…!!!

Hi friends! It has been a rainy week here in CO- on Monday we had rain, hail, wind... wow. Luckily for me, where I live, we did not get hail so we were spared any hail damage.  Phew.  I have been busy sewing up a storm! I used these adorable fabrics from my friend Sandra… Continue reading Winners and…!!!