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Kate D. Spain
Surface and pattern designer for quilting fabrics, pillows, rugs, bedding, tableware, stationery, and other home goods
Surface and pattern designer for quilting fabrics, pillows, rugs, bedding, tableware, stationery, and other home goods

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Congratulations to Christine Weld! By random selection, Christine is the winner of the Moda Fabrics Early Bird fat quarter bundle in our Valentine's Day "Splendid" giveaway in honor of the completion of Pat Sloan and Jane Davidson's monumental 100-block " S...

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Happy Valentine's Day Splendid Giveaway
Happy Valentine's Day! It's time to share some love and to celebrate the 100-block Splendid Sampler with a big giveaway! Pat Sloan and Jane Davidson are hosting a giveaway with 5 fantastic prizes. There are also a bunch of other designers giving goodies awa...

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Splendid Sampler Grand Finale!
Cue the fireworks, balloon shower and confetti toss! You've made it to Really, pause for a second to absorb what that means.  Think back to last year when you were debating about whether you'd join in on this project. Think of all the things that have happe...

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#ModaBellaChallenge Quilt Contest
To celebrate the 15th year of its "Bella Solids" fabrics, Moda Fabrics is calling on all quilters around the world to enter this creative quilt-making contest -- with big awards to those whose quilts are selected for purchase, showcasing at the Internationa...

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Gardening Tip: Coleus Propagation -- Take One
Hi! I hope your new year is off to a good start. It's snowing here, so I thought I'd take a moment to dream of the garden. At the end of last summer, our friend Tracy was at our house and saw some of our window boxes planted with annuals. She asked me if I ...

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New! Quilt-Planning Coloring Pages
We got a nice call the other day from Amy in Oklahoma. Amy asked if we had a blank black-and-white version of the Felicity quilt pattern for her to print out and color in. “Like a coloring-book,” she said.   Amy wants to create a quilt kit featuring my patt...

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Happy New Year!
Happy New Year! Here we are, closing the circle of another magnificent journey around the sun. Each year offers an opportunity to broaden our perspectives by moving through the experiences we encounter and then pausing to reflect on what we've learned. For ...

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Happy Thanksgiving!
A very happy Thanksgiving! I am thankful for so much, and humbled by your kind engagement with me throughout the year. I wish you all the best in this week of Thanksgiving. By random drawing, the winner of the fabric bundle of more than 100 different fabric...

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Creator Spotlight, Helen and Janice, and a Thanksgiving Giveaway!
I am proud to feature two super-talented creative friends, Helen Bergner and Janice Roy, in this special creator spotlight and giveaway. Helen and Janice mentioned to me earlier this year how they were working on two quilts incorporating  350 different fabr...

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Houston, Here We Come (Quilt Market)
The International Quilt Market in Houston  starts this week. I look forward to joining the talented, fun-loving, and dedicated Moda Fabrics - United Notions team for my eighth market in Houston. The Halloween costume creations of the Moda creatives far exce...
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