Author Archives: katyquilts

About katyquilts

I am a wife, mom of four amazing kids, and a librarian. I have been making traditional quilts for ages but have ventured into art qulting in the last several years. I also love to knit socks and mittens and dye my own fabric. I am thankful to God my Father and Creator for the gift of creativity!

DWMonday ~ Baby Quilts

I’ve needed to get these quilts done for a month! We have a new set of twin boys at church. I decided to use up the rest of these fabrics to make them. I’m using this die from Accuquilt . … Continue reading

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Oh, how I love this place and these faces! Here are some random photos from our trip. Little L is such a happy guy! Big L is quite interested in coconut trees, so we bought a coconut so he could … Continue reading

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Dollhouse Chronicles

I have a new addition to the dollhouse this week in the form of a tiny set of dishes! There are four of these enamel ware place settings so kindly gifted to me by blog reader, Susan. Aren’t they adorable? … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~ Vintage Stars

I totally changed my mind on quilting this and decided on a light custom job. And it was really fun to quilt! I think I got into a panto rut and it was fun to break out of that. This … Continue reading

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EPP Progress

I got all of two of these pieced on my trip to AZ. Added to the three I made while traveling to Iceland gives me grand total of five. I’m just cruising along on this project ( cough, cough). I … Continue reading

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Another Quilty Treasure!

This is another quilty treasure from Arizona. I found this at the same antique mall as the little quilt I shared on Monday. This vintage top came with a poly batting zigzagged to the top and no backing of quilting. … Continue reading

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Six Pointed Stars

Remember when I picked up this top and was considering replacing the cornerstones? I got some great ideas from all of you, but Kathy D. left a comment that really made sense. She asked what the end goal was for … Continue reading

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