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Design wall 12/5/16 purple string quilt

I have become so addicted to string quilts. Whether I’m making squares or sashing units,it doesn’t matter. I just love sewing those strings together and coming up with different ways to put them together into quilts! 154 more words

Quick cards using scraps of material

I have loads of scraps of material – I never throw anything away! I spent yesterday making Christmas cards. By using just two or three circles and a leaf shape it’s very easy to create modern cards. 56 more words

Free Motion Embroidery

Finishing the Panels

Last week I showed you two large panels I made using scraps.  Since then I created three more.

One long panel.


Two short ones.

Here they are laid out on the floor. 114 more words


En Provence Part 2

By Thursday night I still hadn’t finished clue #1. My mom was super nice and helped me cut strips while I sewed the remaining four patches that I had. 344 more words

En Provence

Short progress update

Just writing a short little update today on the progress of my queen sized blanket. I placed it on our queen sized bed for comparison . 72 more words


Scrap Report And Squeaking By

No fabric in or out this week.

I have the Stitching To Dye piece ready for borders. I messed around too long with the sashing, because the fabric I liked best came out of a scrap bag and the strips were too narrow. 83 more words


Next Scrap Project

I mentioned I’m doing a Lego Quilt, based on instructions from Tonya Ricucci.  I am lucky to have changed to a 4-day-a-week job, so I spent my first Friday off getting all the strips done.   142 more words