Category Archives: Lori Baker

Ding Batt

Do you remember “All in the Family,” the television show from the 1970s? One of the main characters, Archie Bunker, often called his wife a dingbat. The expression remains in my vocabulary and, in fact, became the name of my … Continue reading

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Design Wall Tuesday: Quilt Block Pillows

Welcome to Design Wall Tuesday! From silk to hand-dyed fabrics and more, our editors have been busy. It’s always fun to try something new or different.

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PIGS: A PIG for All Seasons

With one PIGS (Projects in Grocery Sacks) finish for May under my belt and a weekend looming, I decided to see if I could get another project well under way. I went through my PIGS on Wednesday and decided to … Continue reading

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Design Wall Tuesday: Free Motion Machine Quilting

Welcome to Design Wall Tuesday! A couple of our editors have been busy either machine quilting or getting ready to machine quilt. Check out what Lori and Mary Kate have been working on.

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PIGS: Atlanta – Quilting on a Longarm Quilting Machine

I just finished another bed-size quilt, my first PIGS (Projects in Grocery Sacks) finish for May. I’m trying really hard to get my PIGS down to a more manageable number. At last count I had 30 PIGS and because of … Continue reading

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Design Wall Tuesday: Free Motion Quilting

Welcome to Design Wall Tuesday! Thank you for joining us to see what some of our editors from McCall’s Quilting and Quiltmaker are quilting this week. Get a peek at design wall inspiration, upcoming Quick Quilts and free motion settings. … Continue reading

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A Weekend Excursion – No PIGS!

I didn’t work on any of my PIGS (Projects in Grocery Sacks) this past week. Instead, I went on a little weekend trip and had a wonderful time. Look who I ran into … well, okay, that might not be … Continue reading

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Design Wall Tuesday: Machine Embroidery

Welcome to Design Wall Tuesday! Thanks for stopping by to see what some of our editors from Quiltmaker and McCall’s Quilting have been working on. From Administrative Editor, Deb McDonald: This weekend I decided to do a bit of quick and … Continue reading

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Machine Quilting and Binding PIGS Finish #4 for 2017

In last week’s blog, I told you about this pretty little PIGS (Projects in Grocery Sacks) quilt. I’m working hard at finishing at least one PIG a month. I had to hurry to get this project finished while it was … Continue reading

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Design Wall Tuesday: Machine Quilting Success!

Welcome to Design Wall Tuesday! Several of our editors were outside enjoying the nice spring weather and didn’t spend much time in their sewing rooms this week. From Acquisitions Editor, Lori Baker:           I just finished this … Continue reading

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