Category Archives: QUILTING

REPORT BACK ON QUILT CANADA 2014 HELD RECENTLY IN ST CATHARINES, ONTARIO

We got a few hours the one evening to drive to Niagara Falls which I had last seen in 1989 before I could call myself a Canadian. That was back when I was still dreaming about one day being able to live … Continue reading

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ARTISTIC EMBROIDERY COLLECTION: Expressions of Texture by Leah Day

Part 3 of the series showing our lovely ARTISTIC EMBROIDERY COLLECTION design CD’s: ARTISTIC EMBROIDERY DESIGN COLLECTION CD: EXPRESSIONS OF TEXTURE I refer you to Leah Day’s blog. Please check out this link. Leah has got some exciting Free Motion … Continue reading

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PART 2 OF FEET & ACCESSORIES FOR ELNA: “RULER” FOOT FOR FREE MOTION QUILTING

Continuing with our OPTIONAL FEET & ACCESSORY series:  THE “RULER” FOOT. FREE MOTION FRAME QUILTING FEET SET – I am talking about the foot on the LEFT. The one on the right is the open toe foot for Janome 1600P . Do … Continue reading

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FABRIC TRENDS FOR 2014

Maybe I am not the only one who gets interested when I read stuff about fabric & colour & fashion trends?? If not, read on……… Acknowledgments for the article below go to International Quilts Inc  for this information in their eInsider … Continue reading

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IT’S BEGINNING TO LOOK A LOT LIKE CHRISTMAS!

Just in case you had not noticed that it is only 17 days to go…….?! Decorating a Gingerbread House at my daughter’s house……my little 3 year old grand- daughter was just loving it and (amazingly) lots of candies made it … Continue reading

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SEWING 1/4 INCH SEAMS WITH YOUR ELNA SEWING MACHINE

We have so many options for quilters with all our various ELNA sewing & quilting machines and applicable accessories so I thought I would offer a review of all these options. We have several different quilting feet or to be … Continue reading

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LETHBRIDGE FESTIVAL OF QUILTS JUNE 2013

I have recently returned from a long road trip around Alberta starting in Edmonton & ending up in Lethbridge 6 days later! Thank you kindly to Alamo Car rentals who upgraded my rental vehicle to an SUV.  I didn’t ask … Continue reading

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