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Coming Soon!!!! My Bernina E16 Embroidery Machine

Along with always wanting to do longarm quilting, I’ve also had the desire to do embroidery.   My current sewing machine will do basic embroidery but I want to be able to help my customers give their quilts that extra touch.  It would be nice to add a label, personalizing your quilt, or to add… Continue reading Coming Soon!!!! My Bernina E16 Embroidery Machine

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Free Pattern Book by Tricia Cribbs

Would you like to receive a free pattern book by Tricia  Cribbs?  Your choice from 5 different Turning Ten or Turning Twenty books.  Just drop off a quilt for Quilting that’s 70×70 or bigger, and receive your pattern book, a $10.95 or more value.   I’ve pieced several patterns using these books, the patterns are… Continue reading Free Pattern Book by Tricia Cribbs

Upcoming Events and Shows

Dulles Expo Center – 44th Annual Quilters Unlimited Show – June 2-4 2017

44th Annual Quilters Unlimited Show Over 600 quilts exhibited by QU members. The quilt collection “Inspired by the National Parks” exhibited. 70 retail vendors offering fabric, notions and other quilt related products. Additional Features: Free Educational Demos, Member made Boutique Items, Exciting Classes for a fee offered by Talented Quilters and Fiber Artists.

Upcoming Events and Shows

Gammill Conference Weekend – Longarm Classes

Well its over – For 5 months I was waiting and looking forward to this weekend, and now just like that – I can’t believe it but its over.  Lori , her crew and everyone at “Thread Runs Thru it”, did an awesome job planning the Conference.   The Gammill conference was at the Wyndam in Glen Allen Virginia.  … Continue reading Gammill Conference Weekend – Longarm Classes

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Acronyms and Definitions used by Quilters

Acronyms and Definitions used  in the Quilting World.  BOM = Block of the Month DSM = Domestic Sewing Machine FQ = Fat Quarter FMQ= Free Motion Quilt HST = Half-Square Triangle LAQ= Long Arm Quilter LQS = Local Quilt Shop MAQ = Mid-Arm Quilter PhD = Projects half Done TGIF = Thank God It’s Finished! TOT =… Continue reading Acronyms and Definitions used by Quilters

Upcoming Events and Shows

Mid Atlantic Quilt Show – Quilt Show

Last weekend was the Mid Atlantic Quilt show in Hampton Virginia, over 160 vendors showcasing new and exciting quilt patterns, fabrics artwork, tools and quilting supplies.   Over 500 Quilts and pieces of art were on display,  I couldn’t believe some of the quilts –  just beautiful and amazing  work.  I also found a lot of… Continue reading Mid Atlantic Quilt Show – Quilt Show