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Le Challenge & Giveaway reminder

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Welcoming in a new "Era" of curves into my sewing! Le Challenge for August is "Era" Le Challenge is a monthly challenge give each month to any crafter! It is a way a crafter can show their interpretation on the subject of the month! I would love to see knitters, crocheter, painters, scrapbookers, and designers participate! Giveaway Notice! The Flowering Snowball Mini all came in a kit from Stitch Supply Co You can enter to win a free one until September 16th at Midnight! On that post! This is how it began! The curves are much easier to do once you find what works for you! For me it was pin in the center and on both sides that worked the best! I see more in my future The "era" of hand quilting has come and gone! After spending weeks hand quilting a 15" x 15" block, I see no more hand quilting anything bigger in my future! I have new respect for those of you who can do this skill! I am linking up with the ladies (Lucy & Nat) from Le C

Flowering Snowball

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While on Instagram one night I found an online shop to buy some Cotton and Steel Stitch Supply Co and it has kits available for making this 15" x 15" "Flowering Snowball" mini quilt for $12. The kit included the paper templates, fabric for the front and binding! Stitch Supply Co. is Ann (owner) dream coming true. One step at a time on an exciting adventure. (She also has some other free mini patterns available for download)! Now, if I can try a new technique for that cost I am all into it! This wonderful hobby as we know it can get quite expensive for a project and then we find that we cannot do it properly and quit. Into the UFO pile, got any of those my friends! Sewing curves was not to bad and I loved the results! It went from a pile of beautiful Cotton + Steel to my fantastic 15" x 15" Flowering Snowball Mini Quilt I am not afraid of curves anymore! This kit makes it easy to learn! The longest thing has been hand quilting! But I just don