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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. You still have until midnight EDT tonight to get June’s blocks for free. Links for where to download both my Garden Path pieced block and Coming Home…

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My Patterns, Sewing

Super Mom – No Cape Featured on The Name Game

Welcome! I’m so glad you’re here! When Cindy from Live a Colourful Life decided to revive The Name Game series on her blog, she put the call out for nominations for interesting blog or instagram names. I wrote to her suggesting Super Mom – No Cape! I was more than a little flattered when she wrote back saying she was…

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My Patterns, Sewing

Lexie the Hexie Turtle Pattern

From the time she hatched back in March 2013, Lexie the Hexie Turtle, her BFF Lanie and Rexie have been going on adventures with Dave and I. Some of those I’ve shared here on the blog. You may remember The Hexie Turtles’ Snow Adventure. And of course last week they helped me bake cookies. There are more fun posts to…

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Embroidery, My Patterns, Quilting

WIP Wednesday – Hand Quilting & Tiny Knitting

Last night while watching the movie Soul Surfer (a truly inspiring movie), I worked on hand-quilting my Christmas Mouse wall hanging.  Quilting with #8 Perle Cotton is really making the quilting stand out; giving it almost a Trapunto effect. Once I finish the red stitching, I’ll switch to the sewing machine and stitch-in-the-ditch around the diamonds. I’m also doing a…

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My Patterns, Quilting, Sewing

ALYofF – April Goal & a Quick Thank You

Vintage Embroidery Monday will return next week with another vintage Workbasket pattern.  The last few weeks have just been so busy that I forgot that my last scheduled Monday post was last week. I’m also looking into adding something new starting next Monday that I hope will be fun for everyone who loves embroidery… whether it be vintage or more…

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