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PatSloan
Virginia
Quilt Designer and Host of the only all Quilting Radio show, Fabric designer, teacher, author and obessed with quilting.. you too?
Interests: Quilting!
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Each Friday I do my UFO (un-finished object) status, tell you want I'll work on today, share a recipe I found, some good reads that are suggested for us and some goodies I got! UFO (UnFinished Object) Friday Status: My main goal from last week was to get more rows of my Splendid Sampler 'Salt water Taffy' version done. I did one row. I has been a very busy week so that is all I got.. and i'm happy with that. For This Week: I'll be on travel from Sat until Thur night, then ... it will be Friday! So... Continue reading
Posted 7 hours ago at Pat Sloan's Blog
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Here we go for a Fun Witch's Night Out book Sew Along! THE book is in a new printing and will be back in stock soon It's a Fun with Triangles kind of week! ** Missed a tutorial for a prior block? CLICK to my Project page ** ** Be sure to see all the super cute blocks by YOU at the end! Share your Photos there MY TIPS: Use a board, use a design board, use a design board. ... even for simple blocks. Mark your pieces too.I place an Alphabittie on each ** Design Boards, this is the... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Pat Sloan's Blog
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Are you ready for block #3... this means first row done! Thank you for joining me and the Fat Quarter shop! I adore Block #3 of the Ultimate Beginner Quilt along I am seriously thinking a full quilt of this block. Each week I'll have the FREE Patterns to download at the end it's in PINK The Video from Kimberly at the Fat Quarter shop Tips and tools I find useful All my tips and photos will be with my Bonnie Lane here are the first 3 blocks together! I'm also make the Solid Version with the Kit and the... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Pat Sloan's Blog
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Please Note the Last block will be on Sat Aug 31 due to my travel And also note: ** On the layout pattern, if you are doing the full border options. I switched the sewing order. This did not change amount of fabric, just the sizes you cut. See the... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Pat Sloan's I Love To Make Quilts
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If you are reading this in an email, CLICK THE TITLE or the SEE MORE at the end to come to my website to watch my video! NOTE: On Aug 26 I will be in St. Louis working so NO fireside chat. But I will try and load up a video to youtube so SUBSCRIBE and you won't miss it! Thank you for using my links, they support my small family business. SUBSCRIBE and THEN click the BELL to the RIGHT Of the subscribe This week I have an amazing find for Snack Chat, talk about designs, and show how... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Pat Sloan's Blog
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neat about the knitting!
Kathy here is the book https://amzn.to/2YTbXic And wow to having your dad Honored. My FIL fought in WWII and Korea.
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I'm can't believe how awesome the fabric kit is for the Winter Wonderland's books cover quilt, the Sleigh Bell Sampler! It works perfectly New? ENTER YOUR EMAIL to get the notices of new articles Block #6 is the stocking. They are such a fun thing to fill up with small goodies. I remember that I kept peeking inside until Christmas morning hoping to find something. **** ON SHARING PHOTOS at the end- I've combined the Winter Wonderland and Witch's Night out in the same as many of you are doing both! If you are on Facebook share in my group.... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Pat Sloan's Blog
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Each Friday I do my UFO (un-finished object) status, tell you want I'll work on today, share a recipe I found, some good reads that are suggested for us and some goodies I got! UFO (UnFinished Object) Friday Status: My main goal from last week was to get the rest of the rows on my Splendid Sampler 'Salt water Taffy' version done. Do you like that name? The colors remind me of a beach box of saltwater taffy, but I digress! I got one row done, then stalled. So why did I stall? I know why. I didn't have any... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Pat Sloan's Blog
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You can see what is in the notions kit & video at https://blog.patsloan.com/2019/08/are-you-ready-for-the-ultimate-beginner-sew-along-tips-today-on-fabric.html
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NOTE: if you are reading this in your EMAIL notice there are 3 individual posts today. Click the title to each one. Or click this one the use the navigation bar to scroll to the next.. it' looks like this photo when in a brozwer (not an app) Our July Aurifil Designer of the Month is the super talented Karen Miller of RedBird Quilt Co. This is my version of Karen's gorgeous block. Karen did hand applique and amazing Ruched flowers. I did fusible applique and below I'll show you how! Remember to make and enter your block at the... Continue reading
Posted Aug 15, 2019 at Pat Sloan's Blog
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Are you ready for block #2... let's do it! Today is Block #2 of the Ultimate Beginner Quilt along, thank you for joining me and the Fat Quarter shop! Each week I'll have the FREE Patterns to download at the end it's in PINK The Video from Kimberly at the Fat Quarter shop Tips and tools I find useful All my tips and photos will be with my Bonnie Lane and I'm also make the Solid Version with the Kit and the Blue version with my friend Christopher's fabric. I love showing you the same quilt done in different fabrics!... Continue reading
Posted Aug 15, 2019 at Pat Sloan's Blog
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Here we go for a Fun Witch's Night Out book Sew Along! THE book is in a new printing and will be back in stock soon Who has been waiting on the Kitty on the broom? me me me!! ** Be sure to see all the super cute blocks by YOU at the end! Share your Photos there MY TIPS: Use a board ... my biggest tip this week! it will save your butt on this one Mark your pieces too.I place an Alphabittie on each and used 1 & 2 as well. Don't be afraid to dig in your... Continue reading
Posted Aug 15, 2019 at Pat Sloan's Blog
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Please Note the Last block will be on Sat Aug 31 due to my travel And also note: ** On the layout pattern, if you are doing the full border options. I switched the sewing order. This did not change amount of fabric, just the sizes you cut. See the... Continue reading
Posted Aug 13, 2019 at Pat Sloan's I Love To Make Quilts
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I missed you last week, so let's get chatting! If you are reading this in an email, CLICK THE TITLE or the SEE MORE at the end to come to my website to watch my video! VIDEO will post about 9:10 pm Eastern time Thank you for using my links, they support my small family business. Enter my GIVEAWAY at the end This week I chat projects, how to get sewing organized and tips. I would love to answer specific questions on how to manage your sewing projects. **Enter your email to get my free newsletter SHOWN My Bonnie Lane... Continue reading
Posted Aug 12, 2019 at Pat Sloan's Blog
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interesting topic. Gregg has walked and camped on a section of the Applacian Trail while in High School
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I'm can't believe how awesome the fabric kit is for the Winter Wonderland's books cover quilt, the Sleigh Bell Sampler! It works perfectly New? ENTER YOUR EMAIL to get the notices of new articles Block #5 is this darling wreath! It looks more complicated than it is, but you do need to be on your 'A' game and keep track of piece positions. Plus.. tiny pieces.. read on! **** ON SHARING PHOTOS at the end- I've combined the Winter Wonderland and Witch's Night out in the same as many of you are doing both! If you are on Facebook share... Continue reading
Posted Aug 9, 2019 at Pat Sloan's Blog
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Happy UFO Friday! Each Friday show you what I finished, my next UFO (un-finished object) project for the week, and today some things with my fabric and a yummy recipe! UFO (UnFinished Object) Friday Each Friday pick a UFO to work on. Spend as much time on it as you can. That might mean only 10 minutes. Or you may end up working on it and and on all work. If you have something almost done, work on that, it feels GREAT to finish! I have 800 bindings to do (not really .. you know that right?) And this week... Continue reading
Posted Aug 9, 2019 at Pat Sloan's Blog
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Are you ready for block #1... let's do it! I am thrilled you joined me and the Fat Quarter shop for Ultimate Beginner's quilt along! Each week I'll have the FREE Patterns to download at the end it's in PINK The Video from Kimberly at the Fat Quarter shop Tips and tools I find useful All my tips and photos will be with my Bonnie Lane and I'm also make the Solid Version with the Kit and the Blue version with my friend Christopher's fabric. I love showing you the same quilt done in different fabrics! SHARE your Blocks at... Continue reading
Posted Aug 8, 2019 at Pat Sloan's Blog