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Quilting

How to Free Motion Quilt Stars and Swirls

Have you ever put off doing something because you’re don’t feel confident enough in your skills and you don’t want to take the chance of ruining the project you’re working on? That’s me sometimes when it comes to free motion quilting. Even though I free motion quilted waves, figure eights and feathers on the quilt I made for our oldest…

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Gift Ideas

Winners of March’s Giveaways

I want to thank everyone who took the time to enter into the two giveaways in March. It made March such fun! I’ll start by announcing the winner of the 100th Stitchery Link Party giveaway, which actually ran over the course of Stitchery Link Party #100 up to and including #104. Each time someone linked up or commented on those…

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Embroidery, Stitchery Link Party

Vintage Embroidery Monday & Stitchery Link Party #104

Happy Monday! And welcome to the 1st Vintage Embroidery Monday of April! Spring has definitely arrived in this little pocket that Dave and I call home. The temperatures have gotten milder and we’ve had a mix of sunny days and spring rains. Earlier last week, I saw the first robin, followed a few days later by the return of the…

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Embroidery, Stitchery Link Party

Vintage Embroidery Monday & Stitchery Link Party #103

Happy Monday and welcome to another Vintage Embroidery Monday and Stitchery Link Party! I want to start off today by sending out a big thank you to all those you left comments to enter my 9th Anniversary Giveaway. I have loved reading each and every one of them. I have been so touched! If you don’t know what I’m talking…

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Gift Ideas, Sewing Tutorials

Celebrating Nine Years with an Awesome Giveaway

This giveaway is now closed. The winner will be announced shortly. Thanks so much to all who entered and left such wonderful, heart-warming comments!   Super Mom – No Cape turned 9 this month! To celebrate, I’ve been busy sewing away making one-of-a-kind gifts for a giveaway to thank all those who subscribe and follow me. I can’t tell you…

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Embroidery, Stitchery Link Party

Vintage Embroidery Monday & Stitchery Link Party #102

Happy First Day of Spring! (if you’re in the Northern Hemispere) Happy First Day of Fall! (if you’re in the Southern Hemispere) I do love the changing of the seasons. For me especially this year, spring is bringing with it a new sense of hope as the drabness of winter changes with the greening of trees and the soon to…

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Embroidery, Stitchery Link Party

Vintage Embroidery Monday & Stitchery Link Party #101

Happy Monday! Before we get to today’s vintage Workbasket embroidery pattern, make sure to scroll down to find out how to enter the giveaway I’m hosting to celebrate reaching the 100th Stitchery Link Party last week. The giveaway runs until April 3rd, so you’ll have lots of chances to enter. Last week, I shared with you a pretty vintage tea…

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Embroidery, Stitchery Link Party

Vintage Embroidery Monday & Stitchery Link Party #100

March is celebration month here on Super Mom – No Cape! Not only have we reached the 100th Stitchery Link Party today but Super Mom – No Cape turns 9 in just a few more days. So much has changed in those 9 years! The past year alone has seen a complete site redesign and growth that a year and…

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Embroidery, Stitchery Link Party

Vintage Embroidery Monday & Stitchery Link Party #99

Happy Monday! I hope you had a wonderful weekend. Last week was a glorious week weather-wise, making it feel like spring. Friday, I was even able to go for my walk without wearing a jacket. We’re back to cooler temperatures now but it won’t be long before things will be green again and the plants will be poking their heads…

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