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    Happy Preparations

    by B. Gibson

    For quick gift ideas – when I sew out embroidery designs for someone
    to choose from for their own projects, I sew them out on 20 inch
    squares.  The person I’m working with, then chooses what they want, we
    change colors, etc., but then I have squares that are large enough for
    my own projects, i.e., pillows or quilt squares.

    I save these and when I need something in a hurry, I just go through
    all my “ready-made” pieces, and I’m on my way to the perfect quick gift.

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    4 Responses to Happy Preparations

    1. Tina says:

      Excellent idea…The 20” block could also be used to a “sample” book, simply slide it in to sheet protectors and place in 3 ring binder. Thanks!

    2. Nique says:

      Thanks for the idea! I guess I never thought of that 🙂

    3. seanstress_irene says:

      Thanks for this great idea. I’ll put this to use immediately. This will be much clearer and easier than my hand written notes in a file.

    4. Cherie says:

      I use napkins for testing patterns maybe one pattern per set, and then let frends and family to chose what they want.

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