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SharonB's Tour 2008 by Nora Creeach

SharonB's Tour 2008 Proposed Workshops by Sharon Boggon

It's coming!  CQMagOnline is helping to organize Sharon Boggon's US Teaching Tour in 2008.

Finding a Community Can Help You Reach Your Goals by Rissa Peace Root
Rissa reminds us that sometimes you need a little help to reach your goals.

Simply Charming by Sue Bleiweiss
Sue walks us through the process of making fabric charms and offers some ideas on how to use them.

Belle Époque Pinks by Lynn Schoeffler
Lynn demonstrates how to make the lovely silk ribbon carnations she used in this lovely period piece.

And Then It Was Done! by Lynn Schoeffler
Lynn shares her finish on the Cori's Cache project she debuted in the October issue.

Covered Button Brooches by Julie Yonge
Julie offers step by step instructions and inspirations for these small wonders.

Why Design is Important in Crazy Quilting by Sharon Boggon
Sharon writes about the importance of basic principals of design in Crazy Quilting.

CQMagOnline at the Houston International Quilt Market and Festival by Barbara Blankenship
Barbara talks about her time at market.

Great Grandmother Elgena's Quilt by Cindy Bonnell
Cindy shares an antique crazy quilt that her mother recently gave her.

Make a Recycled Pillow by Carol Lindberg
Carol recycles an old pillow for her CQ block.

Challenging Each Other by Pat Winter
Pat challenges her blog readers when her own attempts at creating a particular flower in silk ribbon failed. 

100 Details in 100 Days with Sharon B. by Allison Aller
Allison interviews Sharon Boggon about this blog-based challenge.

Crazy Quilted Christmas Tree by Pat Winter
Pat enters a contest that inspired her to think outside of the block.

A Crazy Winter Tote: When in Doubt Use Everything by Cherie M. Thompson
Cherie turns a too small thrift shop shirt into the basis for this tote.

Creating a Memory Quilt from Ties Part 2  by Stephanie Novatski
Stephanie gets back to work on her tie memory quilt.

Thumbelina by Dean Deerfield
Dean utilizes material from fabric sample books to create this fascinating quilt.

Crazy Quilt Pillow  by Dean Deerfield
Dean creates a lovely CQ Pillow from a single 16" block.

Hand Painting on Buttons by Jakkie Lease
Jakkie presents the first in a series of articles for creating your own hand-painted mother-of-pearl buttons.

Crazy Quilted Fan Ornament by Sandie Willmot
Sandy shares detailed instructions for wonderful CQ Fan Ornament.

2007 Crazy Quilt Retreat by Rita Ellison Goff
Rita invites you all to attend the tenth annual Crazy Quilt Retreat in Omaha.

Elegant Victorian Pincushion by Linda Gibbs
Linda offers this quick and easy gift idea.

Victorian Crazy Quilt Lamp Shade by Linda Gibbs
Linda shares her quick version of the CQ lampshade.

Adding A Beaded Edge To Your Purse by Lilla Le Vine
Lilla shares her technique for finishing a purse.

Road Trip! by Lynn Schoeffler
Lynn takes us with her to the Road to California Quilt Market and Show.

Three Silk Ribbon Embroidery Designs by Lynne Redderson
Lynne creates several SRE designs for Crazy Quilting.

The Last Chapter in the Saga of the Purple Jacket by Dean Deerfield
Dean reworks the collar on her CQ jacket in hopes of a better fit.

A Letter to Our Readers by Nancy Combs
Nancy addresses the readership.

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Block of the Issue:

BOI January 2007 by Rita Ellison Goff

Books in Review:

Beaded Crazy Quilting reviewed by  Nora Creeach

Machine Embroidery Wild & Wacky reviewed by Nora Creeach

Products in Review:

Exclusively You reviewed by Barbara Blankenship

Jones Tones Foil Paper reviewed by Nora Creeach

Editor's Notes by Nora Creeach
A word or two from our esteemed editor about our latest issue.

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