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Block 2 of the Summer Sampler 2016 launched today! It has been so fun to see blocks popping up (already!) in the #summersampler2016 hashtag on Instagram (I’m @swimbikequilt) as well as in our Facebook group. This block, Summer Slice, is designed by Allison Harris of Cluck Cluck Sew, and she has a blog post today […]

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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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I loved making this spiderweb block for Sarah, for the virtual quilting bee A Notion or Two. You may see a few more of these blocks popping up–it was so easy and a bit addicting. If I wasn’t about to leave on vacation, I would have been tempted to sit down Saturday night and sew […]

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