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Buying and storing files

Buying and storing files from a website can be a little daunting, especially if you are used to getting a cd and transferring designs to your machine in this way.  Unfortunately, technology is not standing still, and with change comes new challenges.  CD drives will soon be history, as new machines don’t have space for […]

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Colour theory for quilters

The choice and combination of colours and prints on quilt fabric can make or break your quilt. To make this a bit easier to understand, we first need to take a look at colour theory. Colour When it comes to colour, the best advice that can be given to any quilter is to use colours […]

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Heatwaves and other waves

We are experiencing a massive heatwave in the country at the moment. It is simply too hot to be anywhere that is not air conditioned or in the pool! My sewing room does not fall into either category and thus I am not doing anything new in there. I started an impromptu quilt top, and […]

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Lavender Quilting

Welcome to Lavender Quilting.  I have over 10 years experience in machine embroidery design and quilting, and many more in sewing.  I started making my own clothes when I was 10 using my mother’s Elna! I have a full time job in the corporate world, and digitizing embroidery designs, quilting and sewing are my hobbies. […]

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