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Monthly Archives: June 2016

My Patterns, Quilting

Patriotic Garden Path Banner

WOW… what a month it has been! We started June here on Super Mom – No Cape with me introducing the blocks I designed for my month of the In Our Garden BOM. Links for where to download both my Garden Path pieced block and Coming Home applique block can be found in my June 1st post. And don’t forget…

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Gift Ideas, Sewing

Patriotic Prairie Point Star Ornaments

With the 4th of July coming up in less than a week, many of you will be decorating in preparation to celebrate US Independence Day. I have the most beautiful ornament for you to make and hang in your windows! Back in November when I shared my Prairie Point Star Ornament Tutorial, I knew that I wanted to make some…

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Embroidery, Stitchery Link Party

Vintage Embroidery Monday & Stitchery Link Party #64

Good Monday Morning Everyone! It’s going to be a busy week here on Super Mom – No Cape! I’ve got two beautiful 4th of July inspired projects to share with you. And that’s in addition to today’s lovely vintage Workbasket pattern.   For those unfamiliar with US history, the story goes that in 1776, Betsy Ross was commissioned to sew…

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Quilting

In Our Garden Link Party at Sew Incredibly Crazy

The In Our Garden Link Party – Month 5 is now closed for new entries and the fabric giveaway for this month has ended. Have you made Blocks #9 and #10 of the In Our Garden BOM? If so, Amy over at Sew Incredibly Crazy has a link party where you can share the blocks you’ve made. The really cool…

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Embroidery, Stitchery Link Party

Vintage Embroidery Monday & Stitchery Link Party #63

Happy First Day of Summer!! One of the things that I look forward to each summer is attending the different fireworks displays. With Canada Day coming up on July 1st and Independence Day on July 4th, not to mention all the county and provincial/state fairs… there will be lots of opportunities to attend fireworks celebrations. To get those celebrations started,…

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Embroidery, Stitchery Link Party

Vintage Embroidery Monday & Stitchery Link Party #62

Good Monday Morning! What a weekend of extremes it’s been here in Southwestern Ontario! Saturday was hot, hot, hot and the air conditioner was running. By Sunday evening it had cooled down so much that we were tempted to turn the heat on to take the chill off the house. But Sunday afternoon was a good day to find a…

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Embroidery, Stitchery Link Party

Vintage Embroidery Monday and Stitchery Link Party #61

It can very difficult to find embroidery patterns suitable for the men in our lives so I was really pleased when I recently came across some Vintage Workbasket patterns for sports equipment. Now these, of course, would be great for all the sport lovers in our lives… men or women, but with Father’s Day coming up in a few weeks, I…

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Quilting

In Our Garden BOM – Blocks 9 & 10

Welcome! I’m so glad that you’ve joined me today because…. The day has finally arrived! Today I get to share the two blocks I’ve designed for the In Our Garden Block of the Month. But first, I want to thank Amy, our host over at Sew Incredibly Crazy for organizing and hosting the BOM. She has put in an incredible amount…

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