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Disappearing Nine Patch

I’m starting on a small quilt that I hope will have a lot of texture and decided to make “disappearing nine patch” blocks. This is an easy way to sew a block that looks rather complicated but isn’t that difficult to sew. 320 more words


My How Time Flies When You're Quilting!

Okay, for the last four days I have been working on a new quilt. Well, technically it is going to be more than one, but the intent was to create one. 564 more words

Hello everyone, I hope all is well in your worlds. Life outside is getting colder and colder. The temperature even dipped down to -43 one night brrrr  I don’t know how the wild life survives here. 276 more words



I actually finished this nine patch last week but had to wait until today to have any sunshine so I could make some decent pictures of it outside.  98 more words

Nine Patch Strip Quilt - 19th Century?

Here is another family quilt from our cousins’ cottage.

The strip design with nine patch blocks set on point was popular in the first half of the 19th century, although usually a variety of fabrics were used. 145 more words

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Christmas Tree Skirt Update!

Now that’s it’s Christmas-time, I can finally use the tree skirt I finished up during the summer! I started it way back in 2010 and it’s sat unfinished all this time, so it’s fun to finally get to use it (for more details on making the tree skirt, … 69 more words

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