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Sunday sketch #9

Triangles seem so much more versatile than squares and rectangles. I’ve been playing around with half-square triangles in repetitive patterns that evoke trees* and somewhat Aztec-like designs. 127 more words

Sunday Sketch

Baby Quilt for a friend!

Everyone has that stage in their lives where all their friends are getting married and/or getting pregnant all at once, right? It’s like a bug that goes around and bites people and they just all start falling one by one. 199 more words


The 6 Most Shorted NYSE Stocks: Ford Rises to the Top

In most years, August is the heart of the summer doldrums, but this year the markets are hitting new all-time highs. And short sellers were not shy between the July 29 and August 15 settlement dates, at least when it comes to the most shorted stocks traded on the New York Stock Exchange. 902 more words


First day of Fall Semester~

Okay so my first day of this fall semester started technically today but for me it started yesterday. It started when I checked the online class notifications that my Women’s class was going to have me doing at least four different hard papers. 475 more words


For the love of half square triangles {shortcuts + block design}

Because I love HSTs and you should too!

I know there are a few beginning quilters out there who follow my blog, so I thought I’d start posting some tips, tricks and beginner basics I’ve picked up along my quilting journey. 451 more words


Making a quilt from start to end

These are the steps I follow for all my quilts.

Step 1 – Making the quilt top

Choose a quilt pattern or design your own. Here you have 2 of my free patterns: 201 more words