Wilson's Calico Corner
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November 25, 2015 @ 12:59 PM

Before the cooking and traveling begin we are wishing you all a Happy Thanksgiving.  Enjoy the day.

 

Stop by the shop Friday, Saturday, or Monday for our pre-inventory sale.  If you can't make it to the shop check out our sale on Cyber Monday online.

 

Get ready to make some great Christmas Decorations quickly with some of the panels we have

 

Windham Gingerbread Christmas makes a great small throw--think baby quilt or lap quilt for someone in a wheelchair.

 

An Advent calendar panel from Northcott:

 

or a totebag from Elizabeth Studios' Owl Families

I have discovered we never put the Gingerbread Christmas or Northcott's Advent Calendar on our web site--That has been corrected............

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November 11, 2015 @ 10:11 PM

This week has been filled with last minute projects to demonstrate our Christmas Panels and getting ready for our last quilt show of the year.   Guess that means I need to update the 'Shows for 2015' page.

We took the Robert Kaufman Holiday Flourish Wreath

and made a Christmas throw--well we used 4 of them.   Trimmed the borders, kept one wreath whole and surrounded it with the remaining three that had been cut into quarters.   The borders were then stitched back on--wouldn't you know it they weren't quite long enough.  We used two pieces of another Holiday Flourish piece for the corners.   I was thinking I could have used a third fabric and made a pieced border, but sometimes it just seems like............

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