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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.

The Jolly Contest Winners

Happy Friday! Thanks to everyone who joined us for our Jolly Contest. The mystery sender of the “Jolly” sign is… Anne Sutton of Bunny Hill Designs Kudos to all who stuck to their pretty pink guns, even when Anne so deviously tried to throw you […]

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Barb Tourtillotte with “Hoppy Spring”

Barb Tourtillotte has worked with Clothworks to produce a whimsical new line called Hoppy Spring which is full of fun, fluffy animals in light, airy pastels. Today she gives us a deep look into her work and process. A Bit about BarbI have been so […]

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A Jolly Contest

A special friend of ours sent us a cute little sign that now hangs above Emma’s playroom, right next to Kevin’s door. Besides just showing you the picture, we decided to make it fun. Post a comment with your guess of who our special friend […]

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Sandy Gervais on “Red White & Bold”

One of our favorite designers, Sandy Gervais, is back with us today to tell us about her new line, Red White & Bold. It’s an Americana group with Sandy’s contemporary sparkle–her signature dots, squiggles and swirls! Read about her inspiration, thoughts, and ideas for the […]

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Free Valentine pattern!

One of our readers, Nanette Merrill, has shared with us a new Valentine pattern that she has designed and posted on her new blog, Freda’s Hive. The Valentine Quilt Banner, which appropriately features two scrappy hearts, is perfect for a certain upcoming holiday 🙂 She […]

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Glenna Hailey on “Bee’s Knees”

Glenna Hailey of Hollyhock Quilts has created a darling new line called Bees Knees that is sure to brighten up any quilt! (It seems like we’re having a lot of bee talk on our blog this week…) Go check it out and see what she […]

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