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Applique complete

I finished the needle turn applique portion of the rose quilt top.

I have a lot of embroidery to do now.   Then I can get to the hand quilting. 11 more words


Crazy Patchwork

Loathe waste and struggle to throw away even the dinkiest scraps of fabric! Here is my first attempt at crazy patchwork using beads and embroidery. 73 more words


Constant Checklists

Aloha and good morning from Kauai! It’s Super Bowl Sunday so hopefully you are able to have some quality sewing/quilting/creating time today while the football fans in your life are watching the game! 554 more words


Allietaire Top Completed

I finally completed my Quiltville mystery for this year.  Allietaire–not guaranteeing I spelled that correctly.  I liked her colors, but changed the border, since I didn’t like black and didn’t have enough for it anyway.  14 more words


At last

I’ve been slogging away at a project all weekend. So pleased to have finally finished. A kindle holder for a friend. I hope it fits (I googled… 311 more words


What I did at the weekend

This is a small quilt (about 2 feet/ 60 cm square) which I am proud to say I made on Saturday afternoon.

I am proud of this because it demonstrates expertise.   541 more words

Academic Qulting

Turkey Tracks: Quilting: Disappearing Nine Patch Method

Turkey Tracks:  February 7, 2016

Quilting:  Disappearing Nine Patch Method

I’ve been reading about this new “disappearing nine patch method.”

What is it?

Basically you take a nine patch and cut it in half twice and recombine the fourths. 26 more words

Turkey Tracks: Our Life In Maine