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Bird blocks

Hi friends! I think I found place for my ‘old’ birds … I think they could fly on the ‘Make My Day’ quilt … and made one new … modern bird … 143 more words


I have five knitting WIPs left. I haven’t even begun to tell you about the sewing WIPs. At the top of my list is this quilt I’m working on using the ‘Library Stacks’ kit from… 68 more words


WIP: Jake's Quilt

This is my first Work In Progress (WIP) Wednesday and of course it’s during a time that WIP over at Freshly Pieced is on vacation. So even though there aren’t any links for it, I’m going to go ahead and post the progress I made on Jake’s quilt. 521 more words



What a splendid day I’ve had. I woke up at my normal stupid o’clock and rolled over and went back to sleep. There was no need to get up and get started until 6:30am. 704 more words

Lucie The Happy Quilter

My Mind Is Racing

I think I have a touch of ADD. Do you ever have that problem? You know the inability to focus on one thing at a time. 347 more words


Purple's a Bitch...

I’m fairly sure the guy who runs my meditation app did not expect me to be using the breathing/thinking exercises to deal with purple thread. But that was the most useful thing I used it for yesterday, and you know, it wasn’t REALLY about the purple thread or running out of the purple thread with only 8 square inches of quilting left, or that I also needed binding, and I couldn’t get the binding in the same store as the thread, and that I had just been to JoAnns (hate that place) the day before for OTHER thread and things that I probably didn’t need (is now really a good time to relearn crochet? 1,480 more words


Sew-vivor 3 Quilters Edition: Top 16 announced

The top 16 contestants were revealed on Monday. There are some really great pieces of quilting in there. To have a look at the 16 who made it through to the competition… 181 more words