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Cutting Up Monday: Die Cutting for Beginners DVD is Coming!

Posted at March 30th, 2015
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Categories: Cutting Up Monday
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Die Cutting for Beginners DVD

It’s been a dream of mine for a long time to replace my YouTube videos with something better, and I got the chance to do this when Interweave accepted my proposal to film a DVD about die cutting.

Summary Sunday: Die Cutting DVD, Aurifil Designers, and Buzz Lightyear

Posted at March 29th, 2015
Posted by Ebony
Categories: Summary Sunday
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Welcome to the first Summary Sunday! I love this feature, because I get to tell you what I have planned for the week and whatever else is on my mind.

Small Business Saturday: Welcome Back and Going Forward

Posted at March 28th, 2015
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Categories: ANNOUNCEMENTS, Small Business Saturday
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I’ve neglected my blog for several months and seem to have fallen off the face of the earth, but I’m back with a renewed purpose and drive, and I’d like to tell you a little about it.

Wave Those Fat Quarters Goodbye! Die Cutting with Sizzix

Posted at January 18th, 2015
Posted by Ebony
Categories: CUTTING, CRAFTING & QUILTING, Die-Cutting, Giveaways & Contests, HAVING FUN!
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If you’re a quilter like me, at all, then I know you’ve got a stash of fat quarters. Some of these fat quarters are just loose – you pick up a couple each time you go to the quilt store – and others are wrapped in a lovely ribbon or grouped by collection. You keep meaning to do something with them, and yet secretly you know that you’ll never pull off that pretty ribbon and cut into them.

No More Sales to the EU: Burdensome EU VAT Rules Threaten Micro Business

Posted at December 14th, 2014
Posted by Ebony
Categories: ANNOUNCEMENTS
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If you’ve been happily buried under a rock for the past six months, as I apparently have been, you probably have missed all the hubbub about the new EU VAT rules. From everything I can see so far, I am seriously risking my business if I continue selling to customers in EU countries. Let me explain.

Now It’s Time to Say Goodbye… To Darcy 2.0…

Posted at December 7th, 2014
Posted by Ebony
Categories: ANNOUNCEMENTS, Long Arm Quilting
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I-n-f… i-n-i… t-y-twenty-six…

Peek a Boo! A Quick Blog Update

Posted at November 30th, 2014
Posted by Ebony
Categories: Behind the Scenes, RUNNING THE BIZ
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I will get back to blogging, really I will.  Blogging consistently I mean.  I’ve missed you guys!

Let’s TALK About the Color Pink…

Posted at October 10th, 2014
Posted by Ebony
Categories: Giveaways & Contests, HAVING FUN!
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My friend Sam, of We Are Sew Worth It and Hunter’s Design Studio, wrote a book. And I love when my friends write books. I don’t often get to do cool stuff with them when they are writing books, but sometimes I get to do cool stuff with them after the book comes out. Like being a stop on a blog hop, and giving away goodies!

Website Migration Coming Soon…

Posted at August 5th, 2014
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I am really very excited about revealing the new website, and we’re getting really close to go-live.

Facebook Orphan Adoption – Today!

Posted at August 2nd, 2014
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I’m having another Facebook Orphan Adoption today on my Designer page, and there are some pretty good deals to be had.