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Sewing Is Healing – You Can Help

What quilter hasn’t thanked her (or his) lucky stars that they learned how to sew? Whether we’re sad, stressed, lonely, excited, depressed, or even happy, sewing is truly a healing, positive emotional outlet. The non-profit, all-volunteer organization Enchanted Makeovers knows … Continue reading

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Hot Off the Press: America Loves Scrap Quilts Winter 2013/2014

  It’s back and better than ever! Select a pattern from our newest scrap-friendly collection of go-to quilt patterns, and prepare to spend some time immersed in your stash. Our annual collector’s edition of America Loves Scrap Quilts, Winter 2013/2014 … Continue reading

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Ireland Block #8, Forty Shades of Green

Follow along! Click here for all of Laura’s Ireland Quilt Blog posts Click here for Ireland Block of the Month patterns Join our Ireland Block of the Month group on Quilters Club of America After much patience on the part … Continue reading

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Singin’ the Blues: What Does Your Stash Reveal About You?

I used to think green was my favorite color, until I recently reorganized my stash and counted the fabrics in each color group. Surprise, blues lead the pack! (Green and red are second.) Now I’m seeing all the ways I’ve … Continue reading

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Celebrating Amish Color!

When decorating the house for Christmas I took out this festive little Amish replica quilt I made up during the time I owned a small art gallery in Niwot, CO. Last night I noticed this small floral painting in the … Continue reading

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Approximate yardage for Ireland Quilt

Follow along! Click here for all of Laura’s Ireland Quilt Blog posts Click here for Ireland Block of the Month patterns Join our Ireland Block of the Month group on Quilters Club of America Hi All, I’ve gotten requests for … Continue reading

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Ireland Blocks #3 and #4 are here!

Follow along! Click here for all of Laura’s Ireland Quilt Blog posts Click here for Ireland Block of the Month patterns Join our Ireland Block of the Month group on Quilters Club of America Thank you all for waiting so … Continue reading

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Irish Quilt Blocks #2 (completed) and #3 (coming soon)!

Follow along! Click here for all of Laura’s Ireland Quilt Blog posts Click here for all Ireland Block of the Month patterns Join our Ireland Block of the Month group on Quilters Club of America I know it’s a week … Continue reading

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Block #2, Celtic Twist

Follow along! Click here for all of Laura’s Ireland Quilt Blog posts Click here for all Ireland Block of the Month patterns Join our Ireland Block of the Month group on Quilters Club of America Here it is… the second … Continue reading

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My Plan for Irish Block #2

Follow along! Click here for all of Laura’s Ireland Quilt Blog posts Click here for all Ireland Block of the Month patterns Join our Ireland Block of the Month group on Quilters Club of America I’m running a little late … Continue reading

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