Ultimate Frisbee with A Quilters Table


Let’s kick off another week of Sew Ready to Play with my quilty friend, Debbie, from A Quilter’s Table! Debbie and I have become great friends over the years participating in Seattle Modern Quilt Guild activities. And just recently we were roommates again at our retreat. I can’t wait to show you more about that weekend. Debbie came […]

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Snakes and Ladders with Threadistry


Yeah! Another Day of Sew Ready to Play! Today we have a long term Sew Ready to Play player! She’s played along every year! Yea! Today is my blogger friend Narelle. She was originally from Cook, Clean Craft, but now blogs over at Threadistry. She has a tutorial today for making a Snakes and Ladders […]

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Pokemon- The Card Game with Boy, oh Boy, oh Boy Crafts


Pokemon is having a full fledged comeback if I do say so myself! It was big when I was a kid, then I don’t remember hearing much about it… Until the last few years! Now it’s ALL over! Even here on the ‘ole blog! And today, we’re welcoming back an awesome lady,  Stacey from Boy, […]

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Pokemon Go with Simple Simon and Co


It’s time to really kick off this season of Sew Ready to Play! And to start us off right, our first guests are the ladies behind Simple Simon and Co! Simple Simon and Co have a lovely blog chock full of fun inspiration! They are the ones behind the Skirting the Issue series I participated […]

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Sew Ready to Play Season 6!


It’s that time of year again! School is starting, but we’re not done playing! Are you? Are you ready to play? Are you ready for a month of sewing projects inspired by games??? I am! Every year, I get so excited to see what my awesome guests have lined up for another season of Sew Ready […]

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Me+You Fabric Challenge with Seattle Modern Quilt Guild


We just recently had a guild challenge using fabrics from Hoffman Fabrics line, Me+You. It’s a line of bright saturated batiks. When I first head batik, I opted out. Then I saw them and opted back in! Be sure to check out the hashtag #meandyouandseamqg and you’ll understand why I opted back in! The line is a great […]

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Olympics Craft Flashback

We love watching the Olympics around here! Just last night the kiddo decided he needed to ‘sleep’ on the couch. That was code for ‘stay up way too late to watch the Olympics!’ As we’re watching I remembered this post of the Olympics crafts we did 4 years ago and one of my favorite pictures […]

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Quilts for Pulse Hearts


We all know about Pulse and the horrible events that took place back there back in June. Most quilters also know about the Quilts for Pulse Call for Quilts organized by the Orlando Modern Quilt Guild. As soon as the call for quilts came out, one of our guild members, Matt, stepped up and decided […]

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Sewing with Leather


Last weekend I took a class to learn more about sewing with leather. It was a lot of fun! I made two pouches, a keyring, learned new things and got to hang out with my SMQG friends! The Guild brought in Krista Fleckenstein to teach for two days and give a lecture. The classes and […]

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More SMQG Giving Committee Quilts


I’m really enjoying working with my co-chair Debbie, and of course the rest of the Seattle Modern Quilt Guild,  to develop a nice lineup of Giving Committee quilts!   photo by A Quilter’s Table I’ve already shown you the ‘first‘ quilt we made. These two quilts are the second batch of quilts we made also using fabric we ‘inherited’ […]

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