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Pat Bravo
Miami, FL
I'm a textile designer for the quilting, sewing & fashion Industry. I'm so thankful to work in a field I'm truly passionate about. Aside from my exciting work life; I'm a proud mother of a wonderful young man Alexander and a loving wife of my hubby Walter Bravo "26 years, and still going strong". I also have the cutest dogs in the world, Sheebo & Daisy. I can't live without them! I hope you enjoy reading about my work and my life experience as I go through them...
Interests: knitting, home decor, family, sewing, quilting, reading, pets, crafts, fabric, designing
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One of the things that I enjoy the most about quilting is the endless possibilities, how versatile and improvisational it can be. There are some easy techniques that can lead you to amazing creations. Having this in mind I decided... Continue reading
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Hello my fellow makers! It has been a while since my last post, I missed so much connecting with you! To make a good come back I decided to co-design a wall art with my little one, Carlota. She loves... Continue reading
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Hello Fabric Friends and Fellow Feline Lovers! If you’re crazy about cats as you are with fabric then I have a special treat for you today. We have released our newest collection called “Oh Meow” by Jessica Swift! Now I... Continue reading
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Hello Fabric Lovers, Our newest collection called Mayfair by Amy Sinibaldi takes you straight to London! Inspired by the neighborhood of the same name in Central London. A small interesting fact, the name Mayfair comes from a 17th-Century springtime celebration... Continue reading
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Hello, my fellow fabric lovers! It’s Shannon, from Shannon Fraser Designs, popping in again to share some creative inspiration with you. 😊 In case you missed my post last week, you can read my Introduction post here. Where does your... Continue reading
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Hello, my fellow fabric lovers! I’m super thrilled to be guest posting here today. In fact, I’ll be guest posting over the next several weeks with some fun projects, inspiration, and tips to share with you. But first, let’s get... Continue reading
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Fabrics that make you smile, are my kind of fabrics! This is why AGF Studio’s lastest collection called Selva is my favorite new fabric to sew with. Not only are the prints super adorable and playful but the colors are... Continue reading
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Who would’ve thought that quilting is becoming a huge trend in the fashion industry? Handmade and personalized touches are "must-have's for the season" and we, my dear quilting friends, are the experts! All we have to do is choose a... Continue reading
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Hi Makers, Can you believe it's almost September? This year is flying! If you have kiddies, I'm sure by now you're settling back into the new routine of school starting back up...meeting all the teachers, preppin' lunches, and making sure... Continue reading
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What’s your style? Are you a more is more kinda person or do you prefer modern, simple designs? Or maybe somewhere in between? I think my style falls somewhere in-between. I like simple designs mixed with gorgeous busy prints like... Continue reading
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Hello my friends, Do you love to show off complex looking projects that are truly easy to make? If so, me too! For the romantic and delicate Everlasting collection, we will be making an 18" pillow top combining the improvisational... Continue reading
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"The story behind my new collection is definitely a love story inspired by my daughter, Anna. She reminds me, in so many ways, of all the joys of summer. A large part of this collection celebrates her June wedding, so... Continue reading
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Hello my friends! How about mixing and matching traditional techniques with the dreamy and mythological fabrics from Mystical Land?! Today, we will be using 2 1/2" strips to create an Irish Chain look using the Bargello technique. The featured fabrics... Continue reading
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We love a fabric collection that tells a story. When you cut and sew with a collection of prints from a specific designer or whether you curate your own group of fabrics to make your new quilting project we love... Continue reading
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Hello my Dear Makers, Don't you love to mix traditional quilting techniques with fun prints? Today we will be learning step by step how to make a Lone Star mini-quilt using the mystical fabrics of the Lugu collection. If you... Continue reading
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Hi Makers, Are you looking for some new blenders for your next quilty project?! The usual go-to's are often solids, but we wanted to create something different that added some texture and felt just more unique! So, this time around... Continue reading
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Hello, my creative friends! Have you noticed that the best memories are those you share with your loved ones? Well, today we will be learning some tips on how to include your little one into our world of quilting. I... Continue reading