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The Princess and the Pea for Eloise

  I designed a special quilt for our granddaughter, Eloise.  At the same time, I developed a pattern for this quilt as you may recall in an earlier blog, introducing the Princess and the Pea pattern. After I made the … Continue reading

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B’s Big Girl Quilt Pattern Now Available!!!

When it was time for our granddaughter, Belén, to transition from the nursery to a new room, I volunteered to make her a quilt for her new bedroom.  Her Mom, Alecia, had purchased a darling rug for the room and … Continue reading

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Pick A Pocket

Now that we are back from a wonderful vacation to Montana, which included an incredible Art Quilt Class with Ruth McDowell (future post), I had to get busy on some pending projects.  One included a cute new dress for Miss … Continue reading

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Sweet Eloise has arrived!!!

We are delighted to share that our new granddaughter, Eloise Mae Hoobing, was born on May 1 at 4:45 a.m.,  weighing 7 lbs., 12 oz. and measuring 21 3/4 inches.   We are so thankful that mother and granddaughter are both doing … Continue reading

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E is for Elephant… or Eloise?

We are so very excited because it is count down time for the arrival of our next grandchild, Miss Eloise Mae Hoobing.  Our daughter, Alecia, is due April 30th and last weekend we attended a baby shower to celebrate.  It was so … Continue reading

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Lil’ Fabric Shopper

You’re never too young or old to “play” with fabric.  Case in point… Last summer, my granddaughter and I went on an adventure to a local fabric store.   Since I needed to get a few notions for a project I was … Continue reading

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Welcome to Rick Rack and Polka Dots

This is the first post on my new blog.  I cannot wait to share my pattern and sewing ideas with you!  Here is an apron I made for my daughter for Christmas.  I will share with you how I made … Continue reading

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