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AnnieOf Blue Gables
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Jeans hem tutorial
When shortening jeans into shorts, it is not possible to keep the original hem.   I needed to create a new hem that looked like the original one, but because of the narrow hems on the skinny jeans, I couldn't use them in the thigh area where I was cutting t...

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Jeans hem tutorial
When shortening jeans into shorts, it is not possible to keep the original hem.   I needed to create a new hem that looked like the original one, but because of the narrow hems on the skinny jeans, I couldn't use them in the thigh area where I was cutting t...

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Saddness
I'm in mourning. In all my self-absorbed quilting, I've not kept up on some of my most favorite bloggers. I just learned that Carol Turznik from Mamacjt has passed away in May of this year, and I'm so very sad. She was my hero in so many ways. I loved her c...

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This is one I made in 2015. My friend, Peggy, at Wisconson Quilting designed the Christ panel for me and we printed it on Kona Cotton at Spoonflower . I pieced the background trying to get a space-type background. I used many prints of stars, then I appliqu...

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Latest Quilt
My Latest Quilt for Leila is another from the BeAttitudes pattern by Nancy Halvorsen. When I made the first one , I cut out all the little pieces for six future quilts and put them in envelopes. Then sewed the quilt. I had to redesign some of the blocks bec...

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Continuous bias binding
Every time I want to make my own bias tape, I have to look this up, so here is a Link

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AnnieOf Blue Gables commented on a post on Blogger.
Go one step further with the frugality: you can carefully save the etching cream with the same brush you painted it on. Put it back into the jar. It can be reused over and over. Don't wash it down the sink.
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