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In the last few months, I have made not 1 but 2 (!) twin Star Wars Galaxy Quilts. Today I am sharing the first of two tutorials so that you can make your own. The tutorials for the actual quilt include 2 layout options in 3 sizes (toddler, large throw, and queen). This quilt is very to […]

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Today I am sharing a quilt block tutorial as part of the Virtual Quilting Bee, hosted by Amy Smart from Diary of A Quilter.  I love Amy and wish I lived down the street from her (true story).  Anyway.  Charleston Square is an 8” block–it is simple to sew together and looks especially striking in […]

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String Star

Thanks for stopping by! I hope you love the Summer Sampler as much as I do. While you are here, check out my book, Vintage Quilt Revival, consider subscribing to new posts by email (in the side bar to the right), or    Welcome back! I hope everyone had a relaxing weekend–ours was more of the hit-the-floor-running-and-don’t-stop kind […]

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Arkansas Traveler

Lee is showcasing an incredible block today–it’s called the Arkansas Traveler.  Go check it out if you haven’t already–diamonds with just a touch of paper piecing. I’ve spent a bit of time paper piecing a possible quilt for the Doll Quilt Swap, and I need some advice. Would you include bits and pieces of the […]

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