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Welcome to Pure Joy Patterns (Pure Joy Designs). Thats me, Sharon McCurdy, in the photo. I have been creating patterns for a long time, though not as a business. Years ago, I would make clothing using my own designs. Back in those days, I did a lot of machine appliqué, which I still love today.
But when I was introduced to quilting, my world changed. I found myself creating patterns and samples for the quilt shop where I was working. Thats when my love of designing and writing (I wrote software manuals as a technical writer), finally came together and the rest, I guess you could say, is history.
Everyone always asks where I came up with the name Pure Joy Designs. Well, my mother's name was Joye. Years ago, my sister and her husband (owners of Wire Works Custom Jewelry) made Mom a necklace that read 100% Pure Joye. I always loved the necklace and decided to use the concept as my company name. Additionally, Pure Joy is a daily reminder of Mom, who passed away in 2007.
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The chevron design is very popular today. You see it everywhere from clothing to furniture. This pattern is especially popular with teens and those who like the more contemporary design elements.
This pattern teaches the strip tube method for making half square triangles.