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Shades of the Past Quilt Shop

Who would've guessed that 20 years into this crazy quilt shop and pattern designing ride we would learn that we landed a cover project on American Patchwork & Quilting.  We are so unbelievably blessed and humbled by this honor.  Whirligig kits and magazines are available for purchase using the link below!

4/29:  Shipping update - All kits pre-ordered have shipped.  We a handful of kits
remaining in the shop.  Shipping will be immediate with our remaining kits.
Thanks for the orders!!

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Click here to order just the magazine

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We are so excited to introduce the first of three projects that you will find published in magazines this year.  
Cottonwood Creek is in the Spring 2022 issue of
Primitive Quilts & More

It is a perfect pattern to use up those
little scraps you just can't toss!

Blocks are constructed using fusible machine applique
with hand embellishing. 
Quilt measures approximately 28 x 30 inches.  

Click here to order the Spring 2022 issue of Primitive Quilts & More
Click here to order the fabric kit 
Click here to order a kit & Spring 2022 Primitive Quilts & More magazine

What's New 


This elegant English Paper Pieced Table Topper
is sure to
capture the attention of visitors!! 
Finishes approximately 14 x 25 inches

Embroidery finishes this off with a charming touch!!

Click here to order (pattern or kit option available)
is our latest wool release.  Finished size of the table topper is approximately 14 x 14 inches. 
Hand applique with various embroidery stitches.  

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Seeds of Hope
Pattern contains both the
cotton and wool version

of this new applique pattern.
  Cotton uses fusible machine applique.

Wool applique version is done by hand.
Cotton quilt finishes:  19 1/2 x 28 inches
Wool wall hanging finishes:  12 x 22 inches.

Click here to order the pattern
Click here to order a kit (pattern included)
New Additions

Our Wool Best Sellers

We are excited to announce we have published our very first book
"Wool Snippets".

This is a compilation of  fourteen patterns that we have offered as single patterns or downloads on our website over the past few years.  It also contains a new fall project that fits perfectly on the little cutting board titled "Blessings" perfect for the season of Thanksgiving that is coming quickly upon us.  



We are happy you are visiting us on our website and hope you find this shopping experience enjoyable! .  Sit back, grab a glass of wine, relax and browse!!