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Jen's Gems

Jen Lacasse is one of our younger members and is a very prolific quilter.  Busy with two young sons and husband, she wows us during the Show and Tell portion of our meetings with the variety and quantity of quilted items she makes.  Here's some quilting websites and blogs she has shared:

Amish Video 
Amish quilts of Lancaster County.

Empire Quilters  NEW
2009 Urban Inspirations Quilt Show
lots of fantastic photos

Sew, Mama, Sew!  NEW
Pin cushion organizer

Fabric Shops in USA  NEW
Planning a vacation?  Find a quilt shop there.

Victoriana Quilt Designs NEW
Website full of lessons

With Heart and Hands...  NEW
Free quilt patterns and more

Quilting Library  NEW
A library of useful links for quilters.

Mary's Quilts  NEW
Basic instructions and patterns.

Here is something different instead of quilting.
We all have to eat too, so here are some great recipes.

Blue Mountain Quilters Guild
Wonderful patterns for BOM

Quilting and Whatnot
"If you like Thangles to make half-square triangles (HST), this is a place for you.
You can print your own thangle papers instead of buying them."

All People Quilt
"Here's another great website with videos, how-to's, tips, and free patterns."

Northern Light Quilt Guild in Lebanon, NH
"Jane Eaton would like to share the website of the guild her sister belongs to.  You will be in awe at the beautiful quilts they make. What great inspiration for us!!! Thanks Jane."

Free Kona Bay Patterns to Download  Part I     Part II
"Lots of free patterns from Kona Bay Fabrics"

Free Appliqué Patterns from Bunny Hill Designs
"Here is another one I found that looks interesting. It has some cute free
patterns plus a BOM pattern with baskets. It's appliqué but oh so cute."

Fabric Sale
"A friend just emailed me a link to this site and I thought I'd share. It's a
half off sale. HaPpY ShOpPiNg!!!!"

Christmas Shopping Bag Pattern
"Here's a great Christmas themed shopping bag pattern. There is also a place to "click" to make a regular shopping bag out of 4 fat quarters.
It looks like it makes a nice large bag to place all your groceries in."

Tied Fabric Basket
Click here for PDF document
"I thought I would share this cute pattern with you.  It would make a great gift and then fill it with your favorite holiday cookies."

Free Quilt Blocks and Projects

Machine Quilting
"Here's a great site I came across looking for a spiderweb motif. It has some
great machine or hand quilting designs. You have to buy them but it gives
you great ideas on what you can do."

Lots of Free Pincushion Patterns

Mug Mate and More

Criss-Cross Coasters
"Just to let you know I didn't use the fusible webbing they called for.
 I just put a thin piece of batting in between."

Free Quilt Patterns from Classic Designs

French Seam Pillowcases
"Follow the blue arrows."

Free Quilt Patterns from Diy-Moms

Your Place to Buy and Sell All Things Handmade

More to come...