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The Crafty Quilter

Hey there! I’m Julie Cefalu, and I’m a quilter, teacher, pattern designer and quilting correspondent (aka blogger). I’m also a wife, mom and grandma who loves to read, hike, garden and cook.

This space is my creative sanctuary. I love to share quilting tips and tutorials along with the latest creative happenings in the blogging world.

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Time to shift holidays!

Time to shift holidays!

I’ve just returned from a wonderful Thanksgiving trip to Portland and it had all the classic Fall feels of the season. We had beautiful weather, great company and we scored on our Airbnb. The only thing missing was our oldest daughter and her family in Texas. But we’ll see them at Christmas which will be…

Bountiful Bundle Sale

Bountiful Bundle Sale

Hello and happy pre-Thanksgiving to those of you in the U.S.! I’m excited to tell you about the Bountiful Bundle, a limited time offer that includes TEN quilt patterns for $19.99. At just $2 per pattern, you can’t go wrong! Bountiful Bundle Patterns The patterns included in the Bountiful Bundle are available as downloadable digital…

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