Marjorie Busby


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A Gnome Apron for Gardening

Apr 1, 2021 8:30:00 AM / by Marjorie Busby posted in Apron, GO! Gnome

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2021 promises new hope for health, happiness, and creativity. Spring is just around the corner and we are all looking forward to being outdoors and enjoying the sunshine. If you’re a gardener and a quilter who enjoys AccuQuilt applique, this project will make you happy. If you haven’t tried AccuQuilt applique, this project is just the right size to give it a spin. This garden apron has six pockets to hold tools and seed packets and any other supplies needed while you work. And it’s so easy to make with just three fat quarters of fabric and the gnome applique die.

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Holiday Greetings with Homemade Hanging Door Banners

Dec 2, 2020 4:02:20 PM / by Marjorie Busby posted in Applique, Christmas Project, GO! Qube Mix & Match, Winter, GO! Getter

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You know how much I love yard flags, door banners and wall hangings. These homemade banners are a perfect holiday decoration for a covered porch entry door, an inside door in your home or as a wall hanging. 

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Season's Greetings Holiday Wall Hanging

Nov 26, 2019 9:20:27 AM / by Marjorie Busby posted in machine applique, Machine Embroidery, Applique, Tutorials, wallhanging

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This is Marjorie Busby from bluefeatherquiltstudio.com, and I want to share an updated machine embroidery project using the new GO! Classic 2" Alphabet Uppercase Set Die (55559). All the letters are on one die and it is fun and easy to personalize any project in as many ways as you like using words. Just look around and you will see word quilts everywhere and there is no better way to create a word quilt than to use an alphabet die which makes your cuts effortless and accurate.

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GO! Sea Life Medley Beach Party Banners and Garden Flags

Jul 12, 2019 8:32:32 AM / by Marjorie Busby posted in Tutorials, GO! Getter

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Hi, Marjorie Busby of Blue Feather Quilt Studio, and I'm excited to show you my latest AccuQuilt machine embroidery project, Beach Party Banners and Garden Flags. This is something that had been floating around in my mind for quite a long time and the new appliqué die, GO! Sea Life Medley (55190), sparked the connection. Who doesn't love a little homemade garden decor?

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Let It Snow Lowercase Alphabet Wall Frame

Dec 6, 2018 8:00:00 AM / by Marjorie Busby posted in Tutorials

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Today’s tutorial uses the new GO! Carefree Alphabet Lowercase Set (2 die set) #55491 die and the free alphabet machine embroidery designs that can be downloaded from Accuquilt.com. This is not your typical pieced or embroidered quilt design and allows one to add their own personal design touch to the project. Besides the lowercase alphabet set, some additional designs were purchased from the Accuquilt.com website for the complete wall hanging.

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See How Embroidery Makes This Spring Medley Baby Quilt So Adorable

Nov 26, 2018 9:00:00 AM / by Marjorie Busby posted in Machine Embroidery, Tutorials

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This tutorial will show you how to use the GO! Spring Medley die and the free Spring Medley Embroidery Designs for appliqué to create beautiful embroidered quilt blocks. This quilt is made using the GO! QUBE Mix & Match 10” Block die set and the Uneven Nine Patch Block and the Louisiana Block from the free 72 block brochure from AccuQuilt. A free pattern is available for making the Spring Medley Baby Quilt, so this tutorial will focus on how to stitch the embroidery onto a quilt block.

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