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Sewing Progress & An Interesting Article

Happy Thursday!

It’s been a slow week for me over here as I’ve been saddled with a cold and some nasty fatigue. I’m feeling better today so I’m thrilled. I tried to get in some sewing for the craft fair in December and I managed to make a few tote bags and even some Star Wars bibs.







After asking around a bit about the best way to do the closures on the bibs, I settled on plastic snaps. I ordered this Kam Snap Plier bundle set from Amazon for $25. It came yesterday but I haven’t tried it yet.

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I ordered some Minion and Frozen fabric this week too. It has arrived and it is washed and waiting to be pressed. These will be for pillow cases.

I came across this article from James Clear about creativity and whether it is a function of destiny or development. It speaks to creativity being a process. I think it’s a great read and very inspiring. What do you think?


Don’t forget to get your $2 Three Jacks Mug Rug pattern on Craftsy!

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It’s also a great time to pick up the Third Seasonal Trio Mini Quilt Pattern on Craftsy…

Third Seasonal Trio Hi Res For QW

And Happy Haunting as well…

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Fall Pattern Round Up!

Fall into fall with adorable quilt patterns from Quilt Cabana! It’s never too late for easily pieced and fused wall hangings!

They make great gifts and will help you step into autumn with style.

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Trick or Treat

Both of these mini quilts are from the Third Seasonal Trio pattern series that you can find on Craftsy or through QuiltWoman.


This cute mini quilt is part of the Fourth Seasonal Trio available on Craftsy or through QuiltWoman


Happy Haunting is available on Craftsy.

fall projects three jacks

Three Jacks is available on Craftsy and Etsy.


Boo-tacular is available through McCalls magazine for free as a free web bonus.

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And my book, Little Quilts For Big Occasions, has lots of patterns for year round enjoyment!
You can purchase it on Amazon or through Etsy.

Which project will you choose?

If you live locally to me and would like to learn how to make any of these projects in a private quilting lesson, please contact me through the blog or at sewsandi8@yahoo.com

Happy Fall Crafting!


Fall/Winter Projects

Quilt Cabana Patterns has quite a few fall and winter patterns that are fast and easy! If you’re looking for a nice weekend project, check these out!

Let’s start with a free one…Bootacular is available free right now through McCall’s. Click Here.




Three Jacks and Happy Haunting are available through Craftsy. Click Here.

fall projects three jacks






Winter Joy and Holly Table Runner are also available through the above Craftsy link.


fall projects winter joy





Coming Down The Chimney is available through QuiltWoman. Click Here.

Coming Down The Chimney Hi Res Photo for blog




The Seasonal Trio’s are also available through the above QuiltWoman link.

Fourth Seasonal Trio Hi Res For QW




First Seasonal Trio Hi Res For QW



Third Seasonal Trio Hi Res For QW




This one is more spring-y though…

Second Seasonal Trio Hi Res For QW



The Gingerbread Table Runner is available in the Etsy store. Click Here.

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Little Quilts For Big Occasions has several winter projects. The book is available on Amazon and the Etsy store.


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fall projects little quilts back



Whew! I think that is it for now….
Happy Quilting!!