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Free Shipping for ALL!

Posted by on Dec 12, 2014 in Blog, Uncategorized

Hi Everyone! I’m really excited to offer FREE SHIPPING to both U.S. and International customers in my Etsy Shop!  {yay!}  I just love the online shopping during the holidays, so of course I had to throw out my own little sale.  Take advantage of this sale from now until that end of the month! Happy...

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Join Me At The Fabric Depot

Posted by on Dec 11, 2014 in Blog, Uncategorized

Come on out and say hi this Saturday at The Fabric Depot!  I’ll be signing copies of my book “Sew A Modern Home”.  If you are local to the Portland area, it would fabulous to meet you!  I absolutely love chatting with other quilters/crafters/sewers.  Find more details about the book signing on The Fabric Depot’s Blog. Above photo by @fabricdepot on Instagram. Cheers!...

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An Acorn Trail quilt for Generation Q Magazine

Posted by on Nov 27, 2014 in Blog

The fabulous Christina McKnney took some pictures of a quilt I made for the November/December 2014 issue of Generation Q Magazine and I just had to share. Fabricworm.com is offering kits so you can make this yourself or if you don’t feel like doing all that sewing, I will be putting it up for sale over on my Etsy shop in the next couple of days. Thank you, Christina! You are so awesome. Happy...

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Scraps, Inc., a new book by Lucky Spool

Posted by on Nov 25, 2014 in Blog

I am so excited to share in more detail the project I did for Lucky Spool’s new book, Scraps, Inc. It was such a great day when I was asked to be part of this book. The other contributors are so talented and I was incredibly flattered to be included in the group. The project mission was pretty simple – design a quilt project that was scrap based. As an avid quilter, I am pretty used to having lots and lots of scraps, so book designed to help use them up was all right by me. My designer inspiration came from sorting through my scrap bags and boxes and pulling prints from my favorite color palette.  Rather than trying to work with itty-bitty pieces, I used my...

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Get 25% Off All Patterns in my Etsy Shop!

Posted by on Nov 21, 2014 in Blog, Uncategorized

Hi everyone!  In celebration of the oncoming holidays I wanted to offer you all a really great deal. Get 25% off ALL patterns in my Etsy shop from now until the end of the month with coupon code “happyholidays25″. That includes even the newest patterns Koa Avenue and Love Ladder! I also wanted to show off my latest quilt from my Koa Avenue Pattern! This time around I really stepped outside my comfort zone and used a dark mahogany sashing from Birch Fabrics Mod Basics line, and I LOVE the result! The prints are from Birch Fabrics upcoming Serengeti line, and I just adore how the colors pop off the mahogany sashing! Thanks to Christina McKinney for the...

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Post Quilt Market

Posted by on Nov 7, 2014 in Blog, Uncategorized

So I know it’s a been a couple weeks since Fall Quilt Market, but I just wanted to share with you some of the activities I was able to partake in.  This last Quilt Market I had a LOT going on.  It was so much fun!  I did my very first Schoolhouse, which is a half hour presentation about my book and did a video tutorial on two of my Sew A Modern Home projects, the Starburst pillow and the dining room napkin, for Brewer, which will be up on YouTube in the next month or so. I also did two book signs, one at Martingale’s booth and one at Birch Fabric’s booth. It was really amazing to meet so many amazing people and to get to show off my book. I also...

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