A Vulnerable Time

Each year I’ve taken on the idea of embracing a single word to carry me through the year.  This year my word has been vulnerable.  And boy has this one been a doozy. I took on this word, because it represented so much of what I saw my life being this year.  I knew I had …

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Disappearing Rainbow

Disappearing Rainbow

This long Work in Progress is Finally Complete!!  I started this quilt years ago…really.  YEARS.  And it was part of my inspiration for my Craftsy class on Disappearing Blocks using Precuts. This is one of the first quilts that I set out to “design”.  I sketched it all out using nine patches that gradated in …

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Hello there, If you are reading this, then you *might* notice things are a bit different around here.  For one, you are not on the same web page as before. I am officially now found at My blog, Cuttopieces, is an extension of that website.  You will find all of my blog posts here …

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Craftsy Fabric and Classes

Hey all!  Just a quick post in between travels for me.  I just spent the most lovely vacation in San Diego with my husband and daughter….a much needed break for us!  And now I’m off to Sewtopia Atlanta. It’s totally bizarre to be jet setting around like this, but I won’t complain! While I’m gone, …

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Sister sampler quilt

Sister Sampler Quilts

*the giveaway has ended* My dear friend AnneMarie Chany has a brand new book out and boy is it pretty!!  It is full of great block patterns to make the most interesting samplers.  I think my favorite blocks might be her inverse pattern blocks.  You can see an example of those in the bottom pictures …

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Word of the Year: Vulnerable

The past few years, I have taken on the habit of adopting a word for the year.  I have never really understood New Year’s resolutions and waiting until a new year comes around to start changing.  I’m just not wired that way.  But a word.  A word that describes my goals and my heart.  That …

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My Craftsy class is LIVE!

I’m so excited to finally share my Craftsy class with you all!  It is a really fun technique class that makes use of lots of precuts.  I show you how to create all different kinds of disappearing blocks. What is a disappearing block?  It is a block that you sew together, then bravely chop up, …

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December fun

December Fun

December always ends up being a SUPER busy time for me.  I know…it is for everyone.  But we’ve got some family birthdays in there that just make my life extra crazy, including my daughter.  She turned SIX yesterday!  Oh my!! We did our annual mother/daughter manicures and pedicures (you know, so that when she is …

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