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I was so excited when RJR contacted me about being part of their “What Shade Are You” blog hop. I’d seen several of the amazing quilts that had been created up to that time, and I knew I wanted to do something bright with many colors! I’d been working on... Continue reading
Posted Jan 1, 2017 at mommysew
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Good afternoon! I am happy to share with you my original design in the Modern Quilts Category for Blogger's Quilt Festival! I love this take on a spiderweb block, but turned around and back and forth! I love the pink and greys together - so bright and happy! Continue reading
Posted Sep 26, 2016 at mommysew
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Good afternoon! I am excited to share my ROYGBIV entry for the Blogger's Quilt Festival! I just had this design published in Modern Patchwork Holiday Gifts. I was inspired by an image I saw online and loved the plus design, with the scrappy background! Thank you so much for your... Continue reading
Posted Sep 26, 2016 at mommysew
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I'm excited to share my Scrappy Plus Quilt with you! This design was just published in the new special issue of Modern Patchwork Holiday Gifts. I sketched this idea out over a year ago, and finally tried putting it all together/doing all the quilt math, and I couldn't be more... Continue reading
Posted Aug 31, 2016 at mommysew
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I have a new quilt design in the new issue of Love Patchwork and Quilting (issue 37). It won't be available to purchase in the states for 4-6 weeks, but you can buy a digital download now! (photo from Love Patchwork and Quilting, used with permission) And here's a full... Continue reading
Posted Jul 25, 2016 at mommysew
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I'm glad to finally be able to share this quilt with you! I designed and sewed this quilt last spring, and it seems like it's been forever until it was published! Based on a wheel block and a four patch, this simple quilt is a great beginner project! And best... Continue reading
Posted Jul 22, 2016 at mommysew
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Hi! I'm so behind on updating the old blog! I wanted to pop in for a minute and share my Pink Pop Quilt that appeared in Issue 34 of Love Patchwork and Quilting. If you're not getting this magazine, you're missing out! It is such a beautiful magazine, with lovely... Continue reading
Posted Jul 21, 2016 at mommysew
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I'm so excited to share my Moda Bake Shop QAL post today - for a lightsaber block! I was asked to join in the birthday celebration for the Bake Shop, which involved using their cute letters to spell out what you'd like, and creating a special block to go along... Continue reading
Posted Apr 13, 2016 at mommysew
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I haven't shared the two quilts I've had published in Make Modern Magazine! The first is Mountaintops - a baby quilt. I made this for my best friend, who had her first baby last summer. I used the Hello, Bear fabric collection - so cute! The second is With the... Continue reading
Posted Apr 8, 2016 at mommysew
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I am so pleased with the way the kid's Easter outfits turned out! I used the fantastic Geranium Dress pattern for the girls' dresses - I just love this pattern! I used the Oliver+S Sketchbook Shirt pattern for the boy's shirts - another long-time favorite! I'm so grateful that my... Continue reading
Posted Apr 7, 2016 at mommysew
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I'm so excited! I've finally finished my Moda Building Blocks QAL our guild did last year! I used a FQ set of Mimosa with coordinating solids. Some of these blocks were very tricky! I also did my first 'free motion' quilting on it - I quilted wavy lines. You can... Continue reading
Posted Apr 6, 2016 at mommysew
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I've been making a conscious effort to really knit down some of my MANY wips this year. I really like starting new projects, but it feels good to get that pile down! So far I've finished an adult sweater, a kid's sweater, an adult vest, three pairs of socks, and... Continue reading
Posted Apr 5, 2016 at mommysew
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I am so pleased to be part of the Moda Bake Shop ABC-along! Today I'll show some teasers of my work so far, and later my unique block and the layout of my quilt will be on the Moda Bake Shop blog! I'm using Sweetwater's Mama Said Sew 2 (pdf... Continue reading
Posted Mar 2, 2016 at mommysew
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While I wasn't able to attend QuiltCon this year, I did have the honor of having one of my quilts hanging in the show! My quilt, 512, hung in the Modern Traditionalism category. My sweet sister-in-law attended the show and sent me these pictures of it! My quilt was inspired... Continue reading
Posted Mar 1, 2016 at mommysew
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Good morning! I'm so excited to be back this morning with another cute and fun project from the Fat Quarter Shop! This time I joined up with them to make a Castle Quilt Pillow. This is a sweet little kit that makes an adorable pillow for the young lady (or... Continue reading
Posted Jan 29, 2016 at mommysew
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Good morning! I wanted to share with you how I made one of my favorite quilts, not that yardage from this awesome ombre line is back! I made this quilt about three years ago, using Vanessa Christenson's awesome Ombre prints. At the time, there were only 7 colors available, and... Continue reading
Posted Jan 14, 2016 at mommysew
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I've seen lots of "16 in 2016" posts going around lately. Folks who want to finish 16 certain projects, use their 16 oldest skeins of yarn, etc. I decided to take a different spin on it - my goal is to finish 16 WIPs that were started prior to 2016!... Continue reading
Posted Jan 12, 2016 at mommysew
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2015 was a big year for me 'professionally.' I had four quilt designs published in magazines, and three on the Moda Bake Shop! I've also had a few accepted for 2016, so you'll be seeing those soon! My published quilts in 2015 included Chain Link (Published in Quilty) Facets (Published... Continue reading
Posted Jan 8, 2016 at mommysew
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I'm SO excited to share this quilt with you today! I designed this quilt back in February, and submitted it as a sketch to Modern Patchwork. It was accepted, and the only catch was that I had three weeks to make the quilt, and one of those weeks I'd be... Continue reading
Posted Oct 27, 2015 at mommysew
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I'm excited to share today the Rocket Ship Quilt I made for my oldest daughter's birthday! I had pinned this quilt pattern (from Cloud Nine) several months ago, and she has recently become fascinated with space, so this seemed a no-brainer! I used Alison Glass's awesome Mercury prints for the... Continue reading
Posted Oct 27, 2015 at mommysew
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I'm so excited to have had three of my quilts selected to be featured on the Moda Bake Shop! Earlier this summer, my Ombre Pinwheel Quilt was posted. This quilt features Vanessa Christensen's great ombre fabrics in Red, Orange and Yellow. My Inner Tube Quilt came next. This one is... Continue reading
Posted Sep 15, 2015 at mommysew
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My kids are finally back in school (YAY!), and I'm going to get back to somewhat regular blogging. We try to live a relatively low-waste lifestyle, so I like to make my own reusable sandwich bags. I thought I'd share how I make ours, in case you need some too!... Continue reading
Posted Sep 10, 2015 at mommysew
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I'm so excited to officially welcome you all to my new blog. I'm still working on getting all of the tutorials and links in place, but It is much nicer already than my old blogger blog. To celebrate the new blog, and my first published pattern, I'm having a giveaway!... Continue reading
Posted Jun 12, 2015 at mommysew
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I am so excited to be entering this quilt into Blogger's Quilt Festival! I designed and made this quilt last summer, and it is now in the newest issue of Quilty, so I can finally share it! I was inspired by a doodle my husband had done, and I loved... Continue reading
Posted May 20, 2015 at mommysew
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I am so glad to have this one finished! I started it almost two years ago, as part of my Modern Half Square Triangle QAL, and i finished it over a year ago. I tried spray basting for the first time, and ended up ripping out all of the quilting... Continue reading
Posted May 20, 2015 at mommysew