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The Paper-Pieced Home Blog Hop – Review

Work your way into the paper-piecing whimsy of a totally handmade home in the most enjoyable way possible. I’m talking about The Paper-Pieced Home by Penny Lyman. This book is written from one sewist to another. It’s easy to read, … Continue reading

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National Craft Month Dedication – Susan

“This Dresden Plate is my favorite quilt so far. It resides on my sister’s bed, as it was made for her. As I collected fabric for the quilt, a little at a time, I knew it was for her. She … Continue reading

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BLOCK Friday: The Churn Dash Quilt Block

Today’s Block Friday has all types of elements: a history lesson, an art lesson and a bonus at the end. Take your seats pupils! The block we are celebrating is the Churn Dash quilt block. I researched a little history … Continue reading

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Block Friday: Rock The Old Sawmill Block

In the quilt world, it’s not about Black Friday. It’s about Block Friday. We’re putting the spotlight on our favorite blocks. My favorite is found in Old Sawmill, a quilt by Tony Jacobson from Quilting Quickly.     The only … Continue reading

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International Quilt Market

This past week, staff from Fons & Porter traveled to Pittsburgh for the International Quilt Market. Fabric companies and designers showed off new products and quilts fresh out for spring. Fons & Porter shared a booth with our new family … Continue reading

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Win a Baby Lock Ovation

  Did you know April is national Serger month? In honor of this special month, Baby Lock is giving away one Baby Lock Ovation. You could be the lucky winner! To enter: 1. Follow this link. 2. Once a week … Continue reading

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Make a Bucket Hat for Baby

We all have baby showers to attend and baby gifts to give, so make gift-giving easy by creating a one-of-a-kind, charming bucket hat for baby! In this DCTV class, you will learn: How to assemble the hat How to make … Continue reading

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We Love the Reliable Iron!

Fons & Porter’s Love of Quilting wants to give a big welcome to Reliable as our iron sponsor for the upcoming PBS Fons & Porter’s Love of Quilting TV 2300 series! We’re so excited to be working with this great company. … Continue reading

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Up-cycle a Sweater Into a Cardigan!

Learn how to combine a knit sweater and a plaid skirt to create a couture cardigan. Add some oomph to your closet with this fun and easy Daily Craft TV project! In this DCTV class, you will learn: • Measuring and … Continue reading

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Quilting with Paper Foundation Piecing by Nancy Mahoney

Daily Craft TV‘s Nancy Mahoney shows how to create sharp points and unusual angles the easy way by quilting with foundation piecing. In this Daily Craft TV class, you will learn: Nancy’s fool proof techniques for basic paper piecing How … Continue reading

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