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More One Block Wonder…

I’m excited to share with you an update on the One Block Wonder quilt I first shared with you in my September Janome post. If you have been following me along on insta, you know I’ve been working on this … Continue reading

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Watch me One Block Wonder

I’m always looking for new techniques and patterns to try. One quilting method in particular called One Block Wonder has been on my to-do list for a while. It’s not a new quilting technique; maybe you’ve heard of it before? … Continue reading

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Netted Wash Bag

Who loves doing laundry? (WOW – I can’t believe how many people just raised their hand! Haha!) I have to admit, it’s not my most favourite thing in the world. I’d definitely rather be sewing or knitting than sorting my … Continue reading

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Quilty Target Toss – Part 2 of 2

We’ve been highlighting some of the projects in the recently released Janome Lookbook. Two weeks ago I shared with you how to start making this fun Quilty Target Toss game and today I’m back to share with you how to make … Continue reading

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Quilted Target Toss Part 1 of 2

I’m excited to share a little sneak peak at my project in the NEW Janome Maker Look Book! It is always so exciting to get asked to contribute to these projects! And if you are looking for a little summer-time fun, … Continue reading

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Favourite Feet

I have a confession to make. One of my favourite sewing feet is one that I didn’t discover until recently. I quilted many a quilt without it! And now that I’ve discovered it, I don’t know how I lived without … Continue reading

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Scrappy Spring Table Runner

  I have this awesome bin of fabric scraps. I’m *that* person who can’t throw away something that might have a use some day… down the road… even though I don’t know when. Typically the bin gets pulled out when … Continue reading

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Spring Sewing

The temps here in Winnipeg have finally started to be consistently above the zero degree mark! That means several things here: 1) it’s shorts weather (ha! maybe not for me but I’m seeing a lot of people who think this … Continue reading

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Why do you sew?

I know I’ve explored this topic before but it’s a question I find I ask a lot, both myself and of others. Why do you sew? What motivates you to create out of fabric and thread? Are you practical and sew … Continue reading

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Reverse Appliqué for Valentine’s Day

Am I the only one who is finding it hard to believe that we are almost through the first month of 2017? And a few weeks out from Valentine’s Day? While you can certainly use the reverse appliqué technique at … Continue reading

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