Meals on Wheels – Helping Seniors Live Healthier Lives


I’m not talking about food scraps. I’m taking about fabric scraps. Quilters usually have plenty of them. And it’s so easy (and super quick) to make a small project – like a placemat – with those scraps. A placemat …

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Scrap Happy – 10 tips to make sensational scrap quilts!

Have you ever noticed that a scrappy quilt can be absolutely stunning, or it can be a real bore? While most people think scrap quilts are a ‘no brainer’ – meaning you just sew a bunch of your old fabrics …

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It’s Back To School – Why you should take a class

Summer is over, and it’s time to get back to the books! Or, for quilters, it’s time to get back to the sewing machine.

Now that autumn is approaching – summer holidays to the lake have ended, the garden has …

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Stocking Stuffers for Quilters

10 Best gifts for under $10!

If your DH (that’s Dear Husband) is like most men, he has a tough time when it comes to gift giving at Christmas. Take our advice – print out this list, write the name …

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Twelve Days of Holiday Decorating

Are you excited to get your decorations up, but you’re looking for some new ideas to deck your halls, or maybe you’re in a decorating rut and need some new trimmings to impress Santa when he comes down the chimney? …

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Paper Piecing 101

10 great tips for perfect projects every time!

New quilters are often frightened by the Paper Piecing technique, citing that it ‘looks’ very complicated, with all those intricate little pieces used in the patterns. In fact, paper piecing is one …

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It’s a Party!

Our good friend, Brandy Lynn Maslowski, is having a book launch for her new book, Kristy’s Book!

If you’re in the area, please join her….

Cherry Tree Quilts
10105 Main Street
Summerland, BC…

10 Ways to Treat the ‘Mom’ in Your Life on Mother’s Day

So your mother – or maybe it’s your best friend, or even yourself – is a quilter. What special things can you do for her to celebrate Mother’s Day this year? We have ten great ideas for you to help …

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