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Crazy Quilt-Making Ambition Goes Awry

She’s back at the sewing machine. She’s not too thrilled with the current sewing facilities, but she’s making do. Well, that’s my update. Imminent childbirth by two extended family members has me sewing baby quilts like a mad thing. 275 more words


Ninja Star

I’m still plugging away at deadline sewing that I can’t share yet but yesterday my sewing machine munched one too many pieces of fabric for my liking. 148 more words

shimmer single girl

Work in progress, so far all the shimmer2 arcs are finished and I am now attaching the quarter inside and outer pale grey.  Loving the delicate grey contrast as the fabric shimmer is enhanced.   90 more words

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Sew Scared!

I have a confession to make – I’m scared of sewing buttonholes and zips!

I seem to have slipped into the habit of buying fabric and patterns but then not actually making them. 369 more words



I have finally photographed the Bowtied quilt, really love the bow’s and its a super satisfying make.  I decided to intensivly quilt with narrow rows of parall stitching. 119 more words

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Happy Home Quilt

Last week my little family traveled to Colorado to spend a week with my sister in law and I was able to unveil their house warming gift! 344 more words

Trying again! Finish A Long Q3 Goals

Morning! Just give me a minute to dust away the cobwebs it’s been a while since I’ve been around here for various reasons…. but I’m back :) And ready to commit some goals to the third round of the Finish A Long (I can’t believe we’re that far into the year!) 225 more words