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Joe Zuchowicz
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All good things start with a flat piece of fabric.
All good things start with a flat piece of fabric.

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My Corkboard Schoolteacher Quilt
I'm naming this quilt my "Corkboard Schoolteacher Quilt" for one simple reason.  Several years ago I went to a yard sale and bought this huge box of fabric.  It was well over 20 yds.  The lady who was putting on the yard sale told me she was a school teache...
My Corkboard Schoolteacher Quilt
My Corkboard Schoolteacher Quilt
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Disappearing Four Patch Quilt
It's moving along slowly, but I did finish off 3 more panels. I've been browsing the blogosphere and love looking at some of the creations people come up with for quilts.  So many very talented individuals, young and old.  It always makes me feel good to be...
Disappearing Four Patch Quilt
Disappearing Four Patch Quilt
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My Disappearing Four Patch Quilt and other Stuff!
It's been almost a year since my last post, time has just flown by.  I've been busy with so many different projects. The latest one I have started on is going to be a king size quilt.  The pattern came from  Jenny at the "Missouri Star Quilt Co."    It's ca...
My Disappearing Four Patch Quilt and other Stuff!
My Disappearing Four Patch Quilt and other Stuff!
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Our little Loki getting ready for a short nap!
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Just picked up a new to me 1917 Treadle, Singer model 127. What is excellent is that I hardly had to do anything to it. Just oiled it a bit and gave it a good wipe down and it was ready to go. Perfect stitches on first run. It's hard to beat a machine like this.
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Singer ~ 1917 ~ Model 127 Treadle
Great news, finally after searching for years for a treadle, I ran into the perfect one for me at a local estate sale. And this is it! This is it after I spent a day just cleaning it up a little and putting on the belt. It's amazing what just a little oilin...
Singer ~ 1917 ~ Model 127 Treadle
Singer ~ 1917 ~ Model 127 Treadle
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Upcycled Clothing! Another New Adventure in Sewing....
So the last couple of months I've been trying something new.  I've always been a pattern person.  Patterns are fun to follow, well explained and you always for the most part know how your item is going to turn out. Well after my last post Stephanie brought ...
Upcycled Clothing! Another New Adventure in Sewing....
Upcycled Clothing! Another New Adventure in Sewing....
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Third Kwik Sew 2258 "Short Sleeve"
Since Spring is already here and the weather will start warming soon I really need to start making some short sleeve shirts.  What better pattern to use than "once again" my KWIK Sew 2258.  This is such an awesome pattern. This is the lineup of fabric I hav...
Third Kwik Sew 2258 "Short Sleeve"
Third Kwik Sew 2258 "Short Sleeve"
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The Mother of "All Notion Boxes" You Gotta Love A Good Estate Sale!
From time to time we check out our local estate sales just for fun.  It's always interesting to see what type of sewing related items you are able to find that you absolutely have to have.  That happened to me just last week.  This particular house had a se...
The Mother of "All Notion Boxes" You Gotta Love A Good Estate Sale!
The Mother of "All Notion Boxes" You Gotta Love A Good Estate Sale!
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