Joy ~ A Christmas Plaid {pretty} Please ~ paper pattern, pdf pattern and kit!

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My new pattern ~ dedicated to my Mom, Tinkey ~ {1938-2013}. She passed away during the Christmas season, as was kinda fitting since she lived with Christmas in her heart all year long.  I’m grateful for the trying of her patience with me {!} as she taught me basic sewing skills at a young age. Thanks for that gift Mom. …

a rocky mountain goat dressed in his winter blues ~ special sale and bonus

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hi there everyone ~  i have so enjoyed interpreting a few of my favorite collage animal patterns, into christmas scenes! once again, aspen trees as a background, and… beautiful red cardinals, too, pretty in the branches. fused and cut from the hoffman international fabric i wrote about a few days ago, here. so ~ instead of going with the original …

a heart to give for… christmas collage pillows ~

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hi friends ~yes.  more… christmas!this is my color recipe:  think shades of red.  {dark, medium and light values in florals}; that would be pinks/purples/reds.  think greens, including  even spring-like yellow-greens and forest greens.  sprinkle black and white for sparkle, and the dominant, bright bold red of poinsettia, and you have a lovely {and lively} christmas color palette.perfect for a pillow! i’ve made …

christmas collage table runner ~

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hi there ~i keep tryin’ to get to “autumn inspiration” but christmas has been what i’ve been working real diligently for classes, and store samples!once again;  a rather “classic” rectangular tablerunner, and just another great possibility for using that beautiful stash of pre-cut flowers {you do have one, right?! lol} i’m still really loving that sparkly white and black, with christmas …