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Setting Goals and Designing Quilts

Well the weather here in Victoria BC has continued to be clear and cold and the skating on Panama Flats is still happening. The forecast is for warmer weather soon. 471 more words

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Facings and holes again!

The subject of making holes in a block–on purpose–has come up again! I wrote about how I make them here, here and… 554 more words

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Aaaand....we're going THIS way!

Well, I persevered and did not take a nap instead of sewing! Decisions were made, though I did not get as far as assembling the quilt top. 211 more words

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Which way to go?

As you are reading this, I am in the phase of the design process where I seem to have more questions than answers.

Should I trim the blocks to all the same exact size? 289 more words

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Barely sewing...

The days around Christmas have always been relaxing, do-nothing times for me and this year was no exception. Jigsaw puzzles are a big part of how I spend my time and sometimes I actually do get a little sewing done. 319 more words

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Series work

Yeah, working in a series is not at all hard. You just make things the same size, or a common color or theme or variation and have lots of fun exploring a subject. 106 more words

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Okay, okay...

I must confess to a bit of OCD. I made those leaf embroidery pieces for the new class and thought I was done with them. However, I had one extra square cut out and I just could not let it sit there when it was obviously crying out for a leaf! 139 more words

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