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Quilting Trade Winds

This was such a fun project to quilt.  With the LeMoyne Stars, V-blocks, and Square there was such a diversity of areas to be quilted it was just fun.  My previous blog (and yes it has been a while, but life gets in the way sometimes), showed the piecing of “Trade Winds”, and here I… Continue reading Quilting Trade Winds

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Trade Winds

What a stunning wall hanging Deb Tucker’s “Trade Winds” pattern makes. I used richly colored batiks, and the Studio 180 tools to put this together.  The Rapid Fire LeMoyne Star ruler creates stars with all your those perfect points. The 4 inch and 6 inch were used in this quilt. To make the border I… Continue reading Trade Winds

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What To Quilt and What Threads Do I Use?

What to quilt and what thread do I use? Looking over my newest quilt “Crowning Around,” I saw great open areas for quilting some feathers.  Quilting feathers is probably my favorite quilting design so not a hard decision there.  I copied my quilt pattern onto some freezer paper which I covered with plexiglass and using… Continue reading What To Quilt and What Threads Do I Use?