What is a Charm Swap? 5 Tips to Participate

Several years ago I participated in my first charm swap and I LOVED it! I’d participated in block swaps and mini quilt/mug rug swaps in the past but never a charm swap. Charm swaps are so much simpler (and quicker) because you’re not swapping a finished project. I loved the charm swap so much I tried hosting a charm swap myself in late 2017 and I had so much fun doing it! So I did it again in late 2018, and again early 2019, and I love it so much I want to do it again, and again!

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DIY Oversized Portable Ironing Board

Several years ago, way back when my husband and I were first married and living in our one bedroom apartment, I made myself a makeshift ironing board from two pieces of scrap wood, some polyester batting and fabric. I had just discovered quilting and didnt have an...

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My favorite thing to do in the whole world is play with fabric; touch it, pet it, look at it, even smell it! Who doesn’t like the smell of a fabric shop? And since when are gown-ups not allowed to play?! This is how I get my creative juices flowing!

Hi, my name is Kate and I probably need a fabric-aholic anonymous support group!

Daisy Avenue is an online fabric shop and quilting blog where I share my love of pretty fabrics with other enthusiasts, just like me. I love shutting myself in my studio, auditioning different fabric combinations, hoping someone else out there will love them as much as I do!



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