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Retreat Quilts

For those who are interested in the variety from “the block” and the various orphan block tops, here is the blog post from the retreat’s official photographer.


Lake Tahoe Retreat Has Come and Gone

The Sunshine weekend I’ve been waiting for since January has finally come, and then it has gone. Sunshine is an online guild, a Yahoo group; we make quilts for two organizations: … 377 more words


Le Challenge: Directions

If I start something early, it will be finished early, right?  Wrong. That was, however, the plan. Oh well, on time is good enough.

When Le Challenge announced this month’s theme of “Directions,” my first thought was “Mariner’s Compass.” Nope, not ready for those points yet. 392 more words


Saltwater Taffy Revisited

Today is Friday, and as I considered which project to get out, the various “finish” linkies helped me decide. So instead of working on “London Roads” which is no longer new and exciting, nor is it anywhere near finished, I got “Saltwater Taffy” and its binding out. 170 more words


London Roads x 3 and an Oops

The sketch from several days ago has become three blocks. First the block like the one in my 1980s Sampler.

This block amused me so much with its dead ends. 736 more words


Blocks, Binding, and a New Start--London Roads

It has been a while since I made lotto blocks for Sunshine (link in sidebar).  June’s colors are pink and green, and I had some. 382 more words


On the Needles, Off the Needles and some Charitable Sewing

I’ve been a busy bee in the crafting department and not so much with the blog.

Just completing a major yarn and fabric destash,  I’ve decided to repurpose quite a bit of languishing stash into charitable knitting and sewing projects. 330 more words