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Playing Catch Up

There’s been another blogging lull, and a bit of a sewing lull, but I had a ridiculously productive sewing weekend at an amazing retreat center… 770 more words


Binding at last

I’ve been working on this quilt forever. It’s such a relief to finally start binding—my favorite part of the quilting process. I love putting on a podcast (Young House Love has a Podcast is my current fave), zoning out, and sewing all afternoon.

Baby Quilt

Big Bang Quilt

So I had the idea for this quilt for a while, but totally didn’t know how to make it happen until I learned this improv technique with the… 233 more words


Design wall 7/25/16 leftover squares

I’m working on a new string quilt design and ended up having some leftover 3 1/2″ squares. I sewed the squares together into blocks and now I need to decide on a layout for them. 74 more words


THE Hundred Patch quilt is complete.  Binding it has been the focus of my last few days.

Some people don’t like binding, but it might be my favorite part.  46 more words


National Day of Threading the Needle

This day represents one of my top interests.  I grew up in a 4-H household learning to bake, do household chores easily, including folding fitted sheets, and sew.  462 more words

Time for Teal 18: playing catch-up

Now that my mojo is back, I’m going for it!

Also now finished are the four Dresden Plate border blocks on the left of the centre panel, which are joined to each other but not yet to the centre panel. 446 more words