Monthly Archives: February 2016

Sewing Weekend With Mom

I feel so blessed! Last Wednesday a very special visitor came to Washington, my mom! On Thursday we went to the Sew Expo in Puyallup, WA and had a lot of fun shopping and playing with long arm quilt machines. … Continue reading

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Stacked HSTs Block Tutorial

Hello! And welcome to #QuiltNon2016 – for those of us who are not able to go to QuiltCon in sunny Southern California, we are getting together and making the best of things! Julie from The Intrepid Thread has pulled together … Continue reading

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Easy Paper Pieced Star

In light of several patterns I have coming out in the near future, I thought it would be a good time to put up a very simple paper pieced pattern with a picture tutorial.  These techniques can be used on … Continue reading

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Coming soon…Hypnotic Eye

Guess what?!? While I haven’t been doing much sewing, I’ve been working on pattern writing. I am currently working on writing the pattern for Hypnotic Eye.  Keep watch for it! It will be coming out soon and I also plan … Continue reading

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Scrap Quilt Challenge

Hello! And welcome to my blog! My name is Melissa and I am your host for today. I was so excited when Kim asked me to be part of the Scrap Quilt Challenge series that she is hosting on her … Continue reading

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