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2018 Music City MQG Quilting Retreat

The 2018 Music City MQG retreat was last weekend, and it was a blast! It rained all weekend, which made for a cozy three days of sewing uninterrupted from Friday to Sunday. The lodge at Henry Horton state park offered a big open space with a kitchen full of endless snacks at one end, room… Continue reading 2018 Music City MQG Quilting Retreat

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2018 Quilting Retreat Plans

The 2018 Music City MQG retreat is coming up in less than a month! My quilting mojo is pretty much zilch these days… I didn’t complete a single quilt in 2017 and haven’t used my sewing machine at all this year (insert horrified emoji face here). So I’m excited to actually do some sewing in… Continue reading 2018 Quilting Retreat Plans

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Round Robin Quilt: Final Round

This year I participated in my first-ever round robin, and it was definitely a creative challenge, but it kept me sewing! The idea is fun: start with a square or strip for the center, then pass it around a group of quilters, each adding to it (borders or blocks or whatever they want) before passing… Continue reading Round Robin Quilt: Final Round

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Round Robin Quilt: Round 5

This year I’m participating in my first-ever round robin. The idea is fun: start with a square or strip for the center, then pass it around a group of quilters, each adding to it (borders or blocks or whatever they want) and passing it on to the next person each month, until it makes it… Continue reading Round Robin Quilt: Round 5

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Round Robin Quilt: Round 4

This year I’m participating in my first-ever round robin. The idea is fun: start with a square or strip for the center, then pass it around a group of quilters, each adding to it (borders or blocks or whatever they want) and passing it on to the next person each month, until it makes it… Continue reading Round Robin Quilt: Round 4

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Round Robin Quilt: Round 3

I’ve never participated in a round robin quilt before, but the idea is fun: start with a square or strip for the center, then pass it around a group of quilters, each adding to it (borders or blocks or whatever they want) and passing it on to the next person each month, until it makes… Continue reading Round Robin Quilt: Round 3