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still going...

The block of the month continues, but eagle-eyed readers will note only two blocks above. The block from March has ended up in the bin! It doesn’t seem to be as complicated as February, on the right above, but I was trying to use scraps that were just too small, the seam allowances were all wrong and it was a disaster. 85 more words


TBT - Shoo-Fly

Happy Thursday!

The 16-Patch block I posted two weeks ago was the last block using strips and we are now moving on to the next level. 229 more words


Half Square Triangle Exchange

I thought I would share a bit of my latest quilting project.  I designed this block to use several half-square triangles I have been exchanging with members of my quilting bee.   100 more words

Birthday Quilts

It’s my daughter’s birthday today and she’s hit double figures. Excuse me while I have a wee emotional moment….

So, I thought I would make her a quilt to celebrate. 472 more words

Auld Reekie Roller Girls

Sawtooth Borders

This morning Jim asked me about a decision I’d made on my Tree of Life quilt. I arrayed the sawtooth (half-square triangles) border asymmetrically and he wondered why. 298 more words


Hovering Hawks...err...Geese!

Okaaaaayyyy…I couldn’t resist giving you another look at these magnificent birds!  And they did hover as we walked by.  They were expecting a handout.   How I would love to hold one and pet it and examine it close up.  542 more words

The Delightful World of Half Square Triangles

Aren’t they delightful??  All of these and an infinite number more quilts and blocks are made from half square triangles.

Want to see the diversity of this little quilting unit?  1,276 more words