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The Jolly Jabber Quilting & Sewing Blog

The Jolly Jabber quilting blog not only offers resources for quilters, but also for cross-stitchers of all skill levels. Discover resources such as tutorials, free patterns and tips to help master the art of quilting and sewing. Whether you're a beginner learning how to cross stitch or an experienced quilter looking to expand your skills, the Jolly Jabber has something to offer. Here you can learn new techniques, find inspiration for your next project, join in quilt alongs and stitch alongs, and connect with a community of like-minded quilters. This blog for quilters and sewists is a must-visit destination for anyone interested in the world of quilting.

Pam’s Got It In The Bag

Harvest Home by Blackbird Designs flaunts the best of Victorian beauty in its refined and elegant prints and palette. But what happens when you flip that palette and highlight the pretty tans and creams over the dusky blues and purples? It pulls you to different […]

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Debbie’s Recipe Box: Cranberry Orange Scones

Can anyone tell us the proper way to say “scone”? I’ve always used a long “O” sound, as in “phone”, but I’ve recently heard that the proper European pronunciation uses a short “o”, like “upon”. Any takers? Anyways, Cranberry Orange Scones are today’s recipe!

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Sue Zipkin’s Jumpin’ Java

Mmmm, Sue Zipkin’s Jumpin’ Java collection has been warming up our home page! Coffee is one of MY favorite things–at least before 8 AM, and I know I’m not the only one. Sue expresses her affection for the super drink in Jumpin’ Java for Clothworks, […]

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Recess by American Jane

It’s time to let your inner child out because it’s time for Recess! (Cheesy, but appropriate!) Recess, by American Jane for Moda, is all about enjoying the old school days. This collection is decked out in the signature American Jane bright primaries, decorated with cute […]

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Darlene Zimmerman’s Clothesline Club

Today’s guest author needs no introduction, I should think. Darlene Zimmerman is the mastermind behind the Clothesline Club which she creates projects for ranging from quilts and aprons to shoe bags and table toppers using her fantastic 1930s-inspired fabrics, collections such as Girlfriends. We’ve just […]

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A great idea from LA Quilter!

Our good friend, fellow quilter-blogger, and stash buster Vicky McGee of LA Quilter had an awesome brainstorm. This is from her latest post–she is hosting a Simply Sophisticated PHOTO Club (not to be confused with the regular Simply Sophisticated Club) to keep track of everyone’s […]

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Piece and Plenty….the Mystery Revealed!

Hi all! We are finally finally finally done with the Piece & Plenty Mystery BOM Club! Packages are well in the mail, and perhaps some P&P quilts completed already? We’d love to see them! Can we just reiterate HOW PLEASED we are with the result!! […]

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