Melanie Call


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Quick Mug Rug Project to Celebrate Grads & Dads

Jun 16, 2020 8:17:37 AM / by Melanie Call posted in graduation quilts, gifts, GO! Getter, Father's Day

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Hi! It's Melanie from A Bit of Scrap Stuff! Today, I'm sharing a quick and useful gift for Dad, Grandpa, and/or Graduates! I think it is tricky to quilt gifts for men and graduates so I love making a personalized mug rug / snack mat for that special person. You can even add a fun mug or snack or gift card to complete the perfect gift! I also love that you can make a mug rug in one afternoon - yay!

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Tips for Fussy Cutting with AccuQuilt

Apr 14, 2020 9:40:49 AM / by Melanie Call posted in Quilting Tips, QuarantineQuilting

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Have you made it a goal to work on your skills while Quilting Under Quarantine? Fussy cutting is a more advanced quilting technique that can make for really fun quilt projects. Today, Melanie Call of A Bit of Scrap Stuff shares what fussy cutting is and tips on how to do it right with AccuQuilt as well as some of her work to get you inspired!

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Love Your Pet Day with the GO! Scottie Dog Crazy Quilt Mug Rug

Feb 20, 2020 10:44:00 AM / by Melanie Call posted in Crazy Quilt, GO! Getter, Pet Lovers

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We're spending a lot more time with our furry friends right now and though National Love Your Pet Day was on February 20th, everyday is a good day to be inspired by our animals. Check out this perfect #QuarantineQuilting project! Adapt the design to your pet, whether they're furry, feathered or otherwise.

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8 Tips to Make Sewing Curves Easy and Fun!

Nov 13, 2019 8:08:05 AM / by Melanie Call posted in curved piecing, sewing curves, GO! Getter

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Hi AccuQuilt Friends! It's me, Melanie from A Bit of Scrap Stuff Blog. Today I want share eight helpful tips to make sewing curves easy and fun - yes - EASY AND FUN! AccuQuilt has developed many curved piecing dies and they are amazing! There are Drunkard's Path, a Flowering Snowball, the Glorified Nine Patch (55557), and many more - click here to see the curved piecing dies.

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