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Pieces of Eight

Have you read Treasure Island, by Robert Louis Stevenson? My girls and I read it over the holidays. It was thrilling! The adventure starts running on page one and doesn't stop until the breathless end. Another reminder that classic books are classic for a reason. For those of you who haven't had the good fortune… Continue reading Pieces of Eight

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Bindings, Revisited

Last October I wrote a blog post called Batty Bindings, which had tips for making quilt binding. In the nine months that have passed since then, I have learned a LOT more about binding – in particular, binding by machine. In fact, I've learned enough to know that my previous post was wrong in one… Continue reading Bindings, Revisited