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Happy New Year!

Wow! Time is going so fast! We are enjoying a wonderful summer just now, with just enough days of less sunshine to remind us that we live in the land of the long white cloud! It does, of course, keep … Continue reading

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How to use up some Left-Over 5 inch squares – Quilting Tips & Techniques 179

This video shows how to use up some of those left-over 5 inch squares. We seem to accumulate left-overs, let’s use some of them up!    

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How to use delicious leftovers to make a Floating 4-patch block – Quilting Tips & Techniques 177

This video shows how to use up some leftover fabrics, 2 1/2″ and 5″ squares, to make a Floating 4-patch block that measures 7″ and finishes at 6 1/2″ square. This makes a delicious scrappy quilt!

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How to make Zippered Pouches using 10″ squares – Quilting Tips & Techniques 175

This video shows how to use some 10″ squares of fabric, and batting, to make zippered pouches, with some variations on a theme! see also: Quilting Tips & Techniques 095 – How to make Paper Bag Corners: http://youtu.be/R6AkpvJYqq0 A pattern … Continue reading

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How to make an “Up-Size” Star Quilt – Quilting Tips & Techniques 173

This video shows how to deliciously “up-size” an 8″ star block into a one block quilt where the block measures 56″, quite an up-size! Here we show you how to cut and sew larger pieces of fabric. Using 8 x … Continue reading

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How to make a fun block with squares and folds – Quilting Tips & Techniques 166

This video shows how to have some fun with squares of fabric and some folds. The block size depends on what size squares you use, in this video the squares are cut 4 1/2″ square so will finish at 4″ … Continue reading

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