Category Archives: Projects

Delectable Feathered Star

Yeah!  We got our 19th-Century Patchwork Divas' Treasury of Quilts books today and now we can get started cutting, which is my favorite part.  I am choosing to do the quilt layout that is featured, so I've split the quilt into 6 sections or months.  The first four sections will include cutting and sewing of the…
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Challenge Quilt Beginning

Today is the day we will start our challenge out of the 19th-Century Patchwork Divas’ Treasury of Quilts Book.  Lori and I chose to work on the Delectable Feathered Star quilt and have made it into a 6 month challenge that will end with a wonderful quilt top finished in August.  We had a bit…
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Farm Fun and Sew Charming Books

It's the middle of October and farming is in full swing here in Northern Iowa.  We are having some farm fun in the shop as we are enjoying this collection by Stacy Isew Hsu for Moda Fabrics.  We will be getting a quick and simple play mat ready with these fabrics to use with the…
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October 2016 Row of the Month

October is here!  I am so glad that the farmers have finally gotten into the fields in North Iowa, we had flooding 1-1/2 weeks ago.  I'm pray for a fast and safe harvest for everyone out in the fields.  Everything is still very green in our yard, meaning we have had to mow our lawn instead…
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