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Nautical Flags Quilt

This past weekend was a great one for many reasons: a fun-filled visit with Amelia’s grandmother & great-grandmother, a quilt guild meeting (my last one for a while), and celebrating the Dads in my life. We packed a lot of fun into a few short days, and now we’re in the home stretch before baby… Continue reading Nautical Flags Quilt

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You Are My Sunshine Table Runner

I’m thankful for the Music City MQG for many reasons; these ladies were some of my first friends in a new town, and I’ve had so much fun getting to know all the new and old members over the past few years. I’ve never been a prolific quilter, but the past couple years especially have… Continue reading You Are My Sunshine Table Runner

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Fidget Quilt Block Swap + FQ Challenge

The Music City Modern Quilt Guild hosted a fidget quilt block swap at our June meeting, and 20 lap quilts were completed that day! If you’re interested in fidget quilts, here’s a great resource! Basically, fidget quilts are lap-sized quilts with tactile bits like lace, buttons, or texture that are soothing for Alzheimer’s patients… Continue reading Fidget Quilt Block Swap + FQ Challenge

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Weekend Adventures

I’ve been procrastinating on starting a new endeavor… so of course I decided to do anything and everything this weekend except the one thing I should be doing instead. Let me count the ways I have procrastinated… We went to the farmers market for iced coffee and donuts (& peaches)… I caught up on some… Continue reading Weekend Adventures

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Secret Santa Swap 2017

The Music City MQG ends the year on a high note yet again! Our last meeting of the year is a holiday party, with the annual Secret Santa swap, Dirty Santa game for fabric, and tables laden with food. My Secret Santa this year was Evelyn, and I had so much fun doing “research” (AKA… Continue reading Secret Santa Swap 2017

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Marcelle Medallion Workshop with Alexia Abegg

After the Paint Chip Challenge show & tell on Saturday, we were lucky to have Alexia Abegg share a trunk show of her fabric designs and patterns for Cotton + Steel and Green Bee Designs, plus a workshop to learn how to construct the center block of her Marcella Medallion quilt (& those infamous Y-seams!).… Continue reading Marcelle Medallion Workshop with Alexia Abegg