SleepingCatCreations

Custom Quilts, Original Quilt Patterns, and fabric

Chambersburg, Pennsylvania

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Announcement    Smoke-free home business!

Please visit my Website at www.sleepingcatcreations.com and follow me on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/4SleepingCatCreations/

Also, if you're a quilter, I invite you to join the International Quilters' Guild: https://www.facebook.com/groups/IntlQuiltGuild/

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Last updated on Jul 13, 2021

Smoke-free home business!

Please visit my Website at www.sleepingcatcreations.com and follow me on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/4SleepingCatCreations/

Also, if you're a quilter, I invite you to join the International Quilters' Guild: https://www.facebook.com/groups/IntlQuiltGuild/

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Patti Laird

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Patti Laird

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About SleepingCatCreations

Sales 785
On Etsy since 2011

From sewing clothes to making quilts and then designing patterns

In the early 1970s, my newly divorced Mom turned to what she knew. She bought a sewing machine and began to sew for money. She continued to sew for other people until I was in high school. I learned at an early age and sewed all my own clothes through junior and high school and into college. When I married, I sewed curtains for every room in our house.

In 2003 or 2004 (I didn’t think to put a label on my first quilt), I took a class to learn to make my first quilt. It was a queen sized Irish Chain quilt and it was far from an “easy” first quilt. But what did I know? Once I discovered quilting, I was hooked. Some of my quilts have won awards, and I eventually began teaching quilting.

A commission in 2012 to make a quilt from a bundle of 8 coordinating fat quarters became the impetus for my pattern, Fat Quarter Twist. This pattern has been the best selling of all my patterns, and I've made it at least a dozen times. Most of my patterns are sold through Checker Distributors to local quilt shops (or can be bought directly from me).

I sell my patterns here, and I also sell quilts.

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  • Patti Laird

    Owner

    My mom was a professional seamstress, so I've been sewing for as long as I can remember. In the early 2000s, I took a quilting class; I was hooked. From there, I made quilts that won awards, began teaching quilting, and started designing patterns.

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