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The Splendid Sampler: 1 Year Celebration

UPDATE:  Not that there was ever any doubt, but the quilters of The Splendid Sampler are amazing!  Thank you all for leaving comments below and also along the way as you work on these blocks. Don’t forget that you can   Read More »

The Splendid Sampler hits 50!

UPDATE:  Thanks for all of  the kind comments, especially about the Hand in Hand block and from those of you who “love” the Clearly Perfect Angles. Don’t forget you can still take advantage of the Splendid Sampler discount!  SplendidSampler15 So…(drum   Read More »

Hand in Hand: The Splendid Sampler

Welcome to my blog!  I’m glad you’re part of The Splendid Sampler and I’m glad you stopped by to learn a bit more about my block, Hand in Hand. Without a doubt, the most influential person in my life was my   Read More »

It’s my turn to be Aurifil’s Designer of the Month!

It’s truly an honor to be featured as February’s Aurifil Designer of the Month!  Each month a designer shares insights with you and a free pattern for a 12″ quilt block.  The name of my block is Lake Life.  As a Minnesota   Read More »

Aurifil January Designer of the Month: Heather Valentine

We’re barely into the new year and already so many exciting things are going on here at New Leaf Stitches.  Keep checking back for some fun news.  But now, let’s talk Aurifil!  Sweet Heather Valentine from The Sewing Loft, is the   Read More »

Pat Sloan & Twice as Nice

Airing today…but always available for listening. I was so excited when Pat Sloan invited me back to her radio show, American Patchwork & Quilting Radio. This time around the main topic (we have a habit of getting off topic and   Read More »

A lot going on

So, so thankful and feeling blessed! Please indulge me as I share all that has been going on. Let’s start with work (if you can call what you enjoy doing work). The Clearly Perfect Angles has been getting some nice press   Read More »

A Good Day

Yep, yesterday was good…   My tongue didn’t get tied up too many times during my radio interview with Pat Sloan.  If you missed it, you can listen to it by just clicking on the logo below…     My   Read More »

Pat’s Turn

 Thank you Darlene for writing a wonderful review of the book.  A big thank you is also sent to your readers for their comments.  It was a great way to start the week!  “Sidewalk Cafe” is also one of my   Read More »

Today’s the Day!

Welcome, welcome, welcome to the first day of the book blog hop for my new book, “Just Around the Corner, Quilts with Easy Mitered Borders”!   The real fun will be over the next 5 days.  I feel so blessed   Read More »