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Saturday Morning Quilt Break: October in Quilt History

With the new month comes some factoids about sewing- and quilt-related events that have occurred in the month of October over the years. Let’s take a little stroll down memory lane! 1867: Elias Howe, Jr., died on October 3 in … Continue reading

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It’s a Hit! – the Pfaff performance 5.2

By Lori Baker, Quiltmaker Acquisitions Editor I’ll admit I’m a sewing machine enthusiast. I have quite a few sewing machines. I’m sitting at work and trying to count in my head – I think I have 9. Some are classics from … Continue reading

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Little Things Make a Difference: Thread-Needle-Tension

I spent much of last weekend at my sewing machine, and I was reminded of a few basics I return to time and again. They’re little things about sewing, quilting and machines that make a BIG difference. I hope you’ll … Continue reading

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