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Cheeky Cognoscenti · 3h ago

Longarm Quilting Practice: Let's Play With Cheater Cloth!

Good morning!  I learned SO much at my APQS New Owner training last week, and I'm anxious ...
Cheeky Cognoscenti · 3d ago

In Which My Husband Sets My Oven Mitts On Fire, and I Have to Make New Ones, and Then He LAUGHS at Me! A Tutorial

Okay, I didn't HAVE to make new ones.  Sensible people just go to the store and BUY oven m...
Cheeky Cognoscenti · 1W ago

Not for the Faint of Heart: Snip, Snip, Snip!

So last night, my Reality-Romance-Addicted husband was camped out on the sofa to see who g...
Cheeky Cognoscenti · 2W ago

Slow Stitching Progress: Frankenwhiggish Rose Applique

Finishing Up the Last of the Layered PetalsGood morning and happy weekend to you!  I've reached a mini milestone in my hand applique project.  One block is completed in its entirety, and I have now stitched down stems and all three layers of petals o...
Cheeky Cognoscenti · 2W ago

Beginner Quilting Class Sample Finished and Delivered!

Good morning!  I hope you all enjoyed a restful, relaxing holiday weekend (Labor Day weekend here in the United States).  My teenage sons were both away on a Christian retreat all weekend, s...
Cheeky Cognoscenti · 3W ago

A Few More Pineapple Log Cabin Blocks: 33 Finished, 9 More Required

I did manage to make another couple of pineapple log cabin blocks last week.Most Recent Pi...
Cheeky Cognoscenti · 3W ago

DIY Longarm Machine Overhead Lighting, So I Don't Sew Through My Fingers!

Ta da!  Look what my handy husband made for me this weekend!DIY Long Arm Lighting, Courtes...
Cheeky Cognoscenti · 4W ago

Quilting Challenge! EQ7 Block 2973: Piecing? EPP? Applique?

Hello and Happy Sunday!  I need suggestions from you advanced quilters out there.  I found a block that I like in my EQ7 software Block Library, but I'm not sure how to make this one:Block 2...
Cheeky Cognoscenti · 1M ago

Farmer's Wife Block No. 6, Big Dipper

I snuck off to my studio yesterday for just long enough to make ONE little 6" quilt block.  It has been a hectic week, so I am calling this a win!Farmer's Wife Block No. 6, Big DipperThis is...
Cheeky Cognoscenti · 1M ago

Ta-Da! The MonsterNormous Sample Quilt Is Finished!

King Sized Practice Quilt, Off the Frame and Onto a Bed!I am SO HAPPY to report that my fi...