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    Fast and Flurrious

    This was a Sew Sampler project a few months ago. I completed it just before Thanksgiving -just in time to put it out on my server in my dinging room. The fabric collection is Cider by Basic Grey. I made the runner longer to accommodate the size of my server. I did the fremotion quilting on my sewing machine.

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    Strawberry Jam

    The June 2019 Fat Quarter Shop’s Sew Sampler had a cute charm pack of fabric from Corey Yoder and a two bonus patterns from the book Sunday Best Quilts by Corey Yoder and Sherri L. McConnell. Instead of a pillow, I decided to make a small wall hanging. For the setting triangles and border For one of the pillows, I saw that there was going to be leftover strips, so I did some math and figured I could get 4 of the same sized strips from one charm square. I also figured that I could make 56 blocks with the strips. This setting only needed 50. I like pieced backs and I did not buy enough fabric for binding and backing. For the pieced strip on the backing, I used the leftover squares that were approximately 1.5″. I didn’t want to cut a whole bunch of 1.5″ white squares, so I cut a strip and sewed the squares to the strip. I then pressed them away from the strip. I then cut the strips flush…