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Friday Freebie: Sentimental Blooms Mother’s Day Table Runner

Mothers everywhere are known to enjoy handmade items from their children, no matter the age of the mother or child. Mother’s Day is Sunday, May 12, 2013, and I’ve chosen this Sentimental Blooms table runner quilt pattern, adapted from a … Continue reading

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Friday Freebie: Storybook Baskets Quilt Block

I’ll admit, I really don’t know or understand the history of May Day, but I have fond memories associated with it nonetheless. Having been instructed on the tradition by our mother in our elementary school days, my younger brother and … Continue reading

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Friday Freebie: Scrap Basket Bounty Pillowcase Pattern

Who doesn’t love a good scrap-quilt pattern idea? This charming pair of pillowcases is made of fabric scraps from multiple generations. Designers Sue Keck and Sue Shipman, their moms, and Sue Keck’s grandmother all contributed to the variety of prints, … Continue reading

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Friday Freebie: Fresh Cut Flowers Appliqué Wall Quilt Pattern

Add a flourish of contemporary fabric art to your décor! Designer Joyce Robinson gathered up a lovely bouquet of fabric to create this clever Fresh Cut Flowers wall quilt. You’ll find it finishes up quickly, as all the design elements … Continue reading

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Friday Freebie: Freshly Frayed Crib Quilt Pattern

Here’s a sweet, softly frayed quilt that explores a fun and easy technique; appliqué shapes are positioned and glued on a grid-marked background, then secured as raw-edge appliqué during the quilting process. Designers Brenda Bailey and Bonnie Bailey tell you … Continue reading

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Friday Freebie: Bits of Sunshine Bed Quilt Pattern

How could I resist choosing this quilt titled “Bits of Sunshine” for today’s Friday Freebie? It perfectly describes our fresh Colorado spring as we head into the weekend! This refreshing, easy design by Julie Sheckman is ideal for using up … Continue reading

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Friday Freebie: Spring Splash Wall Quilt Pattern

Have you ever wandered around a quilt shop and fallen in love with a gorgeous large-scale print that you absolutely, positively, cannot begin to imagine how you would use, but you still wanted it? This Spring Splash wall quilt pattern … Continue reading

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Friday Freebie: Quilted Woven Tote Bag Pattern

I am always intrigued to try new techniques and ideas in quilting, and also love to collect patterns for small sewing projects. This cute woven tote pattern by Julie Herman of Jaybird Quilts falls into both categories, which is why … Continue reading

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Friday Freebie: Irish Quilt Block Patterns

It’s that time of year when many of us begin to think of all things Irish! Click here or the image above for an assortment of quilt block patterns that celebrate Ireland. You might pick three or four favorites for … Continue reading

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Friday Freebie: Almost a Flower Garden Quilt Pattern

There will always be a special place in my heart for classic quilt patterns; this one certainly tugs at my heartstrings! Designer Darlene Zimmerman used charming 1930s reproduction prints set against a soft yellow background in this sentimental design. When … Continue reading

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