I made these as a wedding/housewarming gift for my sister-in-law, who got married this summer. They are patchwork, made with half-square-triangle for which I followed… 87 more words
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It's a T-Sweets day!
Half square triangles are the staple of quilting. It is a technique that is a must learn for anyone who wants to quilt. There are so many ways to get a beautiful square, and I have tried A BUNCH of them! 430 more words
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The Corner Patch
How are you getting on? Don’t forget I’d really love to see what you are up to.
This Month’s block is ‘LeMoyne Star’.
This block is not as complicated as it may first look, but it does require concentration as you have mirror images. 23 more words
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Catbird Quilt Studio
In the last post I showed you the quilt I’m working on now. It’s intended as a donation for our local VA hospital, to warm a vet with the love stitched into it. 674 more words
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I don’t usually work with a lot of colour in my sketches. I find it a bit distracting (and difficult) to think about what colour(s) to use and where to put them. 205 more words
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I wanted to work on my Bow tie quilt first, but I did not purchase backing fabric yet. Instead, I focused on the leftover fabric that I already had. 80 more words
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The Cincinnati Modern Quilt Guild Bee Hive Swap continued over the summer, and in fact, at tonight’s meeting we hand off the last of the blocks for this session. 467 more words
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