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Hideaway Quilt Finished with Sarah

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Everyone needs Unicorn Love! These blocks are super easy for a beginner and the quilt pattern is available for  free .   The   Hideaway Quilt Video  with Kimberly Jolly is available to help you! This is the  AGF Stitched Quilt   Hideaway   with a  FREE Pattern ! Along with the pattern, the Fat Quarter Shop has the  Hideaway Quilt Kit  and matching  Backing Set  that features  Capsules Nest  by  AGF Studios  for  Art Gallery Fabrics . The Quilt Kit features the  Capsules Nest Make-A-Wish Panel  that truly delightful for any child.  All the blocks on the panel showcase the animal themes that are featured throughout the collection. I finally got the binding sewn on and realized it is a big quilt for an infant! It will last a long time as she grows! My daughter took these photo this morning for me to post!  Sarah is a really beautiful baby! Thank you for reading! Lisa

Hideaway Quilt

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I was so excited when  Fat Quarter Shop  invited me to participate in AGF Stitched with Kimberly !  When I began working on the project my thought was to use this beautiful fabric and make my new granddaughter who was due April 1, 2018 a grand quilt. These blocks are super easy for a beginner and the quilt pattern is available for free .   The   Hideaway Quilt Video  with Kimberly Jolly is available to help you! The AGF Stitched Quilt for this Thursday  is the Hideaway   with a  FREE Pattern ! Along with the pattern, the Fat Quarter Shop has the  Hideaway Quilt Kit  and matching  Backing Set  that features  Capsules Nest  by  AGF Studios  for  Art Gallery Fabrics . The Quilt Kit features the  Capsules Nest Make-A-Wish Panel  that truly delightful for any child.  All the blocks on the panel showcase the animal themes that are featured throughout the collection. After quilting the last 7 years this panel is one of my favorites  Capsule Nest Make A Wish Foundation Fabric Panel (I am buyi

Sewing with Knits

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  Yesterday, I decided to sew with knits. Had to change the sewing machine needle to a Jersey 12 and find some poly blend or polyester thread. That's right no Aurifil but Coats and Clark makes great all purpose thread. The only time I don't use Aurifil is to sew knit fabric. Little Lilly is due May 1st and I really wanted to make her a Little Geranium Dress (link to free dress). The pattern is for a cotton dress (0-3 months), I wanted to use knit and changed things a little. Made the bodice like the pattern,using snaps instead of buttons since I bought a snap kit a month ago from Amazon. I'll wait to place the snap until she is born. The skirt section, I just cut a piece of knit fabric and gathered the top of it. Then with right sides together I started sewing 2" down from the top to the bottom. Pinned and sewed the bodice to the skirt. Still working on sewing the bottom. A friend on Instagram suggested making it 26" long. Then pinning to make a casin