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Whoop Whoop Friday Finish

Happy Friday everybody!!! The weather has been absolutely gorgeous if not a little crazy right now, but I love it. Fall comes to visit us for a few days so we get a break from the heat, and then summer comes back for a day or so, then we go back to fall. 180 more words

Quilts Of Love

Redux: GC2B experiences

I mentioned in my previous posts on the topic that I was interested in 1) getting a GC2B half binder and 2) getting a binder that’s a bit smaller. 562 more words

In My Quilt Room 9/19/16

Since last week, this

Turned into this

Which turned into this

In addition to that, I quilted, trimmed, and sewed the binding on this.

Now it is ready for hand stitching, which did not happen yesterday, but it happened Saturday night and will happen for several nights in the future. 181 more words

Quilts Of Love

Whoop Whoop Friday

During my sitting with my DH TV time in the evenings, I have been putting the finishing touches on a couple of quilts. I managed to get a second one finished last Sunday so I am whooping about that this week. 124 more words

Quilts Of Love

My first quilt!

I’ve never been a quilter for several reasons – use of a sewing machine, length of the project, lack of small fiddly hand embroidery etc. But I do love looking at other people’s quilts and I adore beautiful fabric. 478 more words


Ælfric and Ælfric Bata, Grammatical Texts, Manuscript 154

Ælfric and St John’s College

At St John’s College special collections and manuscripts are the treasures of the Library. These are often invaluable for research purposes and, in some cases, are unique volumes.  660 more words


New Binder -- An Update

I wore my GC2B binder properly for the first time today. I wore it for around four hours.

I’m still really happy with it. I do find that the full-length binder wants to ride up a lot, so I’m looking forward to getting one of the half-binders. 151 more words