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AUGUST 2018 NEWSLETTER

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AUGUST 2018 NEWSLETTER

Is it hot enough for you ?!?!?!? It seems that July has apologized this morning, for being so brutal, with the brief rain shower. It’s been a weird year for weather. Unusual winter and spring and now a record hot summer. I hope y’all are staying cool. At home, we built a nice screened in porch to enjoy, but it’s been too HOT to use it. We are hoping for a cool down soon.   It’s business as usual around here at the Cottage. This summer has been too hot to be very exciting. The long arm machine is running...

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JULY 2018 NEWSLETTER

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JULY 2018 NEWSLETTER

HAPPY 4TH OF JULY !! Time to celebrate all the wonderful freedoms that we enjoy in here in this, the most wonderful country on Earth. (no offense intended to other countries) I have family in Canada, friends in England & Tahiti and my youngest daughter lived in Japan for 4 years. The world is a wondrous place, but at the end of the day, there is nothing like home sweet home in the land that I love !! Have a wonderful and safe holiday y’all. Hope you have a wonderful time and are able to stay cool somewhere and relax...

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JUNE 2018 NEWSLETTER

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JUNE 2018 NEWSLETTER

Little Cottage Quilt Shop JUNE 2018 Newsletter   Hello everyone. Hope y’all had a safe and wonderful Memorial Day weekend. Thank you to all of those who have served our country in any way & especially to those who gave the ultimate sacrifice. We are ever indebted to you and your families for your service & sacrifice.   It’s June already and summer is upon us fast and furious. What better way to beat the heat than in you nice cool sewing room with a tall cool drink? Beats anything else in my book. Hope you have fun projects to...

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How It All Got Started

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How It All Got Started

How it all got Started November 22, 2013 Well, here I am !!!   WOW !!   Never in my wildest dreams, a year or so ago, would I ever have thought I would be here today, doing what I'm doing.  It's been a long and bumpy journey over the past year. But a thrilling adventure. I have always sewn, A LOT, from the time I was very young, about 5 years old. Owning a fabric store has been a dream for me for over 35 years. I got very close once, but it never came to fruition. Then, in early...

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GREAT NEWS !

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GREAT NEWS !

We now have a certified sewing machine and serger mechanic here in Medina ! We are very excited to offer this service to you.  When you bring your machine in to be serviced, please also bring:   the manual to your machine    the power cord & foot pedal    a bobbin for your machine  

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