Monthly Archives: October 2016


Moda Be My Neighbor Block 9

MODA Be My Neighbor Sampler Block #9

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Dear Friends, The past few days have been a whirlwind of activities at International Quilt Market in Houston, Texas.   I am enjoying the search for new ideas to bring back to the Quilted Moose so that we can “Moose It Up” for current projects and for the introduction of new projects.    If you […]

Moda Be My Neighbor Block 8

MODA Be My Neighbor Sampler Block #8

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Dear Friends, Today, I started making my Quilt Market wish list. Market starts on Friday with the Schoolhouse Series and then the show floor, with all the vendors, opens on Saturday morning.  It’s hard to believe that fall Quilt Market is here already.  I have been mentally keeping a list; but, I decided I needed to put […]

Moda Be My Neighbor Block 7

MODA Be My Neighbor Sampler Block #7

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Dear Friends, The last couple of weeks have been busy at the Quilted Moose.  I’ve been stitching little quilt samples from the new “Jo’s Little Favorites” book for the shop.  If you follow us on Instagram, @quiltedmoose; I have been posting some of the blocks of the small quilts there.   It has been fun revisiting my […]

Moda Be My Neighbor Block 6

MODA Be My Neighbor Sampler Block #6

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Dear Friends, I have been given the honor of ‘building’ the accessories for our new grandson’s “little man cave”. Our daughter Jillian, Corbin’s mommy,  showed me a sign she picked up for his room and did that set my design wheels turning!  I ordered some fabrics from Art Gallery Fabrics (AGF) that have the more contemporary, yet rustic and woodsy, […]

Moda Be My Neighbor Block 5

MODA Be My Neighbor Sampler Block #5

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Dear Friends, When I posted last Monday, our daughter Jillian and her husband were walking the halls of the women’s hospital.  Our adorably handsome grandson, Corbin Dean, was born that evening, September 26.   He ‘missed’ all the other September birthdays in the family and has the day all to himself!   He was 8 lbs 4 […]