Category Archives: New Pieces

Circle Quilts…

So, the circle adventure started as a plan to make a raffle quilt, with a couple of other moms, for my son’s elementary school. Spoiler Alert. The finished quilt is below, and was even prettier than the picture shows. Finished … Continue reading

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Sudoku Quilt

This quilt was made for my daughter Kate. The Sudoku puzzle is constructed entirely from batiks out of my hoard  stash, using instructions out of the book Sudoku Quilts, by Cyndi Hershey. The lattice is Kona cotton. The quilt is … Continue reading

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Little House Pins (repost from my New Pieces.com blog)

I opened a new box of Little House Pins this morning and was reminded what a wonderful, small luxury they really are.  Little House Pins are very thin, utterly smooth and really, really sharp.  They are handmade, with tiny glass … Continue reading

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JELLY ROLLS!

Oh my gosh. This could get complicated… I googled “Jelly Roll Fabrics” and clicked on “images” and there were too many options. I don’t know very much about Jelly Rolls, but I do know that they are great for making … Continue reading

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Fabric Therapy

I’ll try to be brief, but I want to discuss my deeply held belief that quilting is one of the very best forms of therapy. I’m reminded of this because I was at the Store on Tuesday and watched a … Continue reading

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New Beginnings; New Pieces

We had a meeting this morning at New Pieces Quilt Shop (hereafter “The Store”) and broke a virtual bottle of champagne over the new New Pieces blog. Cyn Long walked us through the process, and despite some technical and other … Continue reading

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