The quilting is starting to take shape on my Sweet 16 double-sided quilt, and I actually got some pictures of it in better light. In the sweet 16 blocks and the shadow blocks created by the 16 patches on the other side, I am doing dense quilting, but in the large negative spaces, my plan is to do looser free motion quilting that is inspired by some graffiti quilting I have seen, but is not so dense that the quilt becomes stiff. 101 more words
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Some of you may remember that after designing my Sweet Sixteen scrap quilt, I realized I did not have enough white or grey fabric for the backgrounds I envisioned on the front and back. 223 more words
As you might have guessed from the title of the post, I finished spinning the first half of the blue and gold singles today.
I also wound them into a plying ball to save myself the headache of plying off of three different balls rolling around on the floor (did that once, never will again). 141 more words
My love of these little flowers just continues to grow. They are so easy to make and I just love using them for everything, especially wreaths. 104 more words