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Autumn Splendor

September happenings at the Keepsake Quilting Shop

Sew you want to know what’s coming up at the Keepsake Quilting Retail Shop in September? September Special of the Month: Show and Tell for all! Bring in an item you’ve completed or a work in progress (at least one seam sewn) and get 15% off your purchase. August 31, September 1 & 2: 15%…

Yellow Brick Road Pattern

August happenings at the Keepsake Quilting Shop

Sew you want to know what’s happening at the Keepsake Quilting Retail Shop in August? August is Next Generation Show & Tell month! All quilters under 18 years of age will receive 15% off their purchase if they bring in a show and tell item. There are many youths out there discovering and appreciating the…

Lane with her 'prize'

KQ Employee Party – A Mexican Fiesta

Last Wednesday we held our annual Keepsake Quilting outing. After a couple of rainy days, luckily the weatherman was on our side. It was a great day for our Mexican fiesta, complete with a taco and quesadilla buffet with black beans, chicken, pork, tofu and all the fixings. If palates needed cooling after the Mexican…

Tabbouleh

Recipe from the KQ Cookbook: Tabbouleh

This is a perfect summer day side dish. It’s fresh. It’s healthy. And it can be toted to a picnic worry free, since there’s no mayonnaise in the dressing. The recipe is from the out-of-print Keepsake Quilting™ Cookbook published as a charitable fund-raiser in 2001.   Tabbouleh 3/4 cup bulgur wheat 4 firm tomatoes, chopped…

Lynne Admiring Libby's Bali Blocks

KQ Quilt School – Third Class

For our June quilt class, we did strip-piecing, using that technique for 6″ Nine Patch blocks. We also combined the strip-piecing and half-square triangles for a 12″ Jacob’s Ladder block. Our final block was a 6″ Spool. What fun we had laying out all the blocks that the gals had made. There were so many…