It’s August and that means the following is happening on Hutton Drive – hot, humid days. A warehouse sale. Lots of new fabric collections
arriving – and shipping – daily. Market plans are in full-swing. A retreat for the sewers in the office and a teaching trip for moi. And there’s this
new catalog of new collections…
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I’ll admit it. Sewing sometimes intimidates me. I love it, of course but sometimes when I’m looking at social media—blogs, Facebook, and Instagram—I imagine that I’m the only person who doesn’t know how to do needle-turned appliqué or curved piecing.
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I am and probably always be on Team Dog but I do like cats. And there are lots of funny cat-centric things that catch my eye.
Keeping it. Finding it. Losing it. Jump-starting it.
To my mind, everybody loves scrap quilts. I’m probably biased.
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