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Quilt Alliance Challenge

After thinking I would use Sunbonnet Sue as my inspiration,

I did a total about-face and chose a scrap quilt instead.  I LOVE scrap quilts, and since I certainly HAVE a lot of scraps, it all works out :-) 267 more words


Woodland Baby Strip Quilt

Hello everyone! I have missed you all as I have been busy with jury duty and sewing some homemade gifts for some friends and family that are expecting babies! 350 more words

The Letter of the Day is Q: "Q" is for Quilting

Yesterday I wrote about a form of quilting called foundation or paper piecing. Today I will show off my quilting skills. 

I used to be a garment sewer, making a lot of my own clothes when I was younger. 142 more words


Fleece-backed Baby Quilt

With two of my friends at work expecting babies, I realize I’ve crossed a strange line. Our family is complete, and while little J is just 3 years old, there is a part of me that feels a bit like a doting grandma, looking back on those long-gone days of pregnancy and first-time motherhood. 56 more words

Patch Play 6, 7 and 8

A couple of days ago I showed designs which started with the quilting, but this one started with the applique which left lots of room for quilting! 65 more words


Remembering Newtown, Local Mothers Advocate Gun Regulations at ‘Moms Demand Action’ Quilting Bee

On a table within the basement of a local church sits a square of fabric. Hand-sewn, the quilted material is composed of a number of patterned scraps—orange, white, yellow and black. 902 more words

Bits and Bobs and Bees

So, I’ve been getting on with a few things, making decisions, sorting stuff out and placing a few orders for things I need to finish projects. 733 more words