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How To Make Basket Weave Pillows

By Beth Novak *Editor’s Note: We are well into spring and summer is just around the corner. Getting an itch to freshen up your rooms or patio? Need to add a pop of color to a drab room? MAKE PILLOWS! … Continue reading

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Free Craft: Magnetic Bookmarks

By Beth Novak We now live in an age of e-readers, whether it be a Kindle, a Nook, an iPad, or some other device, but I still find nothing more relaxing than an old-fashion page turner at the beach! As … Continue reading

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How to Help a New Quilter Get Started

Tips for fabric, cutting & more! By Kathy Mathews I can clearly remember signing up for my first quilting class. I had been sewing since I was twelve but as I was about to turn the big THREE – O I … Continue reading

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Quilting: Conquering Quilt Doubts and Inner Critics

Conquering Quilt Doubts and Inner Critics By Kathy Mathews Recently my quilt guild had the opportunity to apply to have quilts with a pre-chosen topic be shown at a Major Quilt Show. It was pretty exciting and I submitted mine … Continue reading

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Quilting: What Is The Most Important Part of A Quilt

What’s the most important part of a quilt? By Kathleen Mathews   I have a quilt in my head nearly all the time. I might be thinking about one I’ve made, am making or want to make. Those frisky quilts … Continue reading

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