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Since I enjoy working with batiks, it was fun to look for archived Connecting Threads (CT) patterns to combine with our new Fall/Winter 2013 batiks. It always amazes me how different a quilt can look when made in a different color scheme or design theme. I hope you like these new renditions of two CT favorites as much as I do!Read more...
I went on my very first quilt retreat last weekend and it was sooo much fun! There were seven of us girls, six of us travelled from around here and the seventh came from the Seattle area to meet us. We ate, we drank, we danced, we quilted, and we were most definitely merry!
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My grandma Willie Ann, born in 1900, was an avid quilter who taught me to sew with a thimble as a small child back in Oklahoma. I have used a thimble faithfully since then. After talking to other Connecting Threads staff members, I started to feel I was the only person who still uses a thimble. I decided to do a thimble survey…Read more...
This contest is now closed. Thank you to all who participated! To find out who won, click here: WINNERS
Here at Connecting Threads, we love the holiday season! Our offices are decorated with shiny ornmanents, garland, and twinkling lights, and everyone’s faces are smiling because Christmas is right around the corner.
One thing is certain, the Connecting Threads team is in the spirit of giving. We want to make someone’s Christmas extra special this year, so we have partnered up with Arrow Cabinets and we’re giving away a beautiful Sewnatra cabinet in your choice of White or Black!