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Nani Iro Fabric

what do I want to make? a nani iro quilt. just for me. As crazy as it sounds, school starts next week. Next week! I have been lucky to get a lot of sewing in this summer, partly because I have gotten up a little earlier than normal, and partly because I have had a […]

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cotton and steel baby quilt 1

Happy New Year! It’s still January, so I feel very comfortable still saying that.  The last few months have been a whirlwind of holidays, baby, skiing for the big kids, baby, long walks, baby, sewing, baby, a bit of cooking, a lot of eating, and baby. Its been beautiful and wonderful and frustrating and happy […]

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Modern Domestic

[my kids loved Modern Domestic. I teased them the next day that we had to go back, and they said, OKAY! What???] For my birthday a few months ago, my in-laws surprised me with a gift certificate to Modern Domestic, a beautiful quilt shop/sewing studio in Portland. Seriously, every town should have a shop like […]

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My friend Anna from Life Sew Crafty has hosted a blog hop over the last few months called For Pinks Sakes, to honor friends and family members who have had breast cancer and to help her mother-in-law, Tina, especially.  Anna has asked fellow quilters and bloggers to make a pink block, any pattern, any size (bigger […]

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