Book Giveaway Winner – Sew a Modern Home

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Wow, what a wonderful turnout we received from everyone last week!
It was great getting to read through everyone’s favorite color combinations for a chance to win Melissa Lunden’s newest book, Sew a Modern Home!
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And the giveaway winner of this custom signed copy is comment #58, Mary Ellen! We have already emailed her the good news and can’t wait to send this out!
 
Many thanks to everyone who commented last …

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Gifty Galore – Project 11

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Hi I’m Sue Marsh of Whistlepig Creek Productions. I had a great time creating this project – Holiday Snuggler for Gifty Galore!  Not only were the fabrics beautiful to behold, they were beautiful to work with. You can download the pattern here: Holiday Snuggler.
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I started by selecting the fabrics for the project.  I used Peppermint Red Holly Sprigs, Leaf Green Holly Sprigs, …

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Book Giveaway – Sew a Modern Home!

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83 comments » books, contests, fun, Giveaway

There aren’t many things about my job that I love more than meeting some of the amazingly talented authors and bloggers out there. Melissa Lunden is no exception! When her new book came across my desk, I knew that I needed to meet this incredibly talented person! Her design aesthetic is chic, classic, and, in my opinion, not so modern that it can’t work in most homes. I found her quilts to be stunning, and some of her smaller …

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Plethora of Pillows – Joy’s Pillow

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Today’s Plethora of Pillows project is a quick, simple, and lovely pillow made by Joy Gross. She made the pillow at my request because we needed an image to accompany a revision of Sue Terpin’s Quilted Pillow Cover handout into a free downloadable pattern. 991560 Quilted Pillow Cover pattern provides instructions for making a quilted pillow cover with …

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Sweet and Simple

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Pillows
My choice for the Plethora of Pillows is a very simple pillow. I needed something I could sew up quickly and be done with it! No pattern was used here, I just made up my own. I decided on making two, one for each of my mini schnauzers for their trip to the spa. Actually, it’s the groomer but I won’t tell them that.
With so many great fabrics to choose from …

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