Monthly Archives: September 2012

SHELL TUCKS/PICOT EDGING……..JUST THE TECHNIQUE FOR A SUMMER ROBE

During those hot days of summer, I also made a summer robe with “silky” african print fabric  – with a matching strappy nightgown.  This set is probably OK to wear in Vancouver. This fabric is quite soft & drapes well. … Continue reading

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BOOK REVIEW: “THE QUILTER’S CATALOG” by MEG COX

This is not a new book – published 2008 – however, it was new to me when it landed recently on my desk and I have been “devouring” it since then – especially one Sunday morning when I woke FAR … Continue reading

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DARE I SAY IT?? ……..FALL MAY BE ON THE WAY!

There….I said it…but seriously, I have actually used the robe I made below already – YES,- reason being that we have been leaving the windows open so first thing in the morning, it is actually quite chilly inside as the temps … Continue reading

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START PLANNING NOW……….QUILT BC IS IN PENTICTON, BC NEXT YEAR: 16-18 MAY

Many of you already know that we sponsor machines for classrooms at Quilt Canada as well as being in attendance at a booth in the Merchant mall. THE CURRENT ISSUE OF “THE CANADIAN QUILTER” RECENTLY DROPPED INTO MY MAILBOX – THIS … Continue reading

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