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    Make It Take It // Macaroon Quilt

    Sometimes Crafter April 12, 2015

    Sometimes I have the hardest time naming quilts.  I have to give credit for the name of this one to my friend Rachel.  Once she suggested the curved pieces look like Macaroons I thought swirls would be the perfect quilting for between the “cookies”.  I designed this quilt after Krista Hennebury asked me to submit an idea for her book Make It, Take It.  I have known Krista through our blogs for…

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  • Patchwork Diamond Tutorial

    Sometimes Crafter April 6, 2015

    I really enjoyed making my Improv Diamond Quilt, especially because of how quickly the blocks went together.  I’m so glad to be sharing with you today how I made them, and I hope you use them to create your own improv quilt.  With this tutorial you will have the exact measurements and instructions for piecing the same blocks I used in my original quilt, however, the basic idea can be…

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  • Improv Diamonds Quilt

    Sometimes Crafter April 4, 2015

    I started this quilt two years ago as a baby shower gift.  I don’t have a lot of friends from my school days, but Betsy is one i’ve known since she came to our high school as a Freshman.  I was a year ahead and a teacher assistant in one of her classes, and it was through that class we became friends.  I can’t remember the reason, but I wasn’t…

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