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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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New Pattern – Insulated Bowl Holders

Note:  This pattern was originally called the Microwave Bowl Holder, but has been changed to the “Insulated Bowl Holder”.  It is the same pattern, the only change is the name and the suggestion to not cook food with it in … Continue reading

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Anna’s Apron – My New Pattern…

Last year, I made an apron for a gift exchange for our annual investment club’s Christmas party.  The girls really liked the apron I made and the final recipient said she loves to wear it because it is not only cute, but extremely practical as … Continue reading

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New Pattern for Cake and Casserole Carrier with Potholders

Fresh off the press!!!  I’m excited to share my new pattern for a very handy item – a cake and casserole carrier.     I made one for myself many years ago and after numerous requests, have recently made it into a pattern … 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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A Wish Come True… Alecia is Learning to Sew (and free baby dress pattern)

As you know, I LOVE to sew.  I have been sewing for probably 52 of my 59 years and loved to sew for my girls as they grew up.  Then I discovered a whole new world in quilting, first by … 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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Washable Bib

Here is a bib I made for my granddaughter.  Share on Facebook

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