Category Archives: Applique

Finish It Up Friday ~ Pomegranate

I got this little top on the frame and quilted up! When I use that blue pen for marking, I always run my quilt through a wash cycle without detergent, to make sure the pen markings are fully rinsed. I … Continue reading

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Slow Stitching Sunday

Instead of working on my Ladies Aid BOM, I focused on finishing these Pomegranate blocks. I’m pretty happy with how they turned out, but if I’m honest, I don’t want to make any more. I was getting a wee bit … Continue reading

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Slow Stitching Sunday

I have two Pomegranate blocks done now. And the third is well underway. The next pattern for this BOM came out last week. I have my pieces all chosen and I’ll start this today after the Pomegranate block is done. … Continue reading

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Pomegranates

I picked up this book at a garage sale a while back. I love every quilt in it! Since I am caught up on the applique blocks for my BOM, I decided to try this. Looks easy enough. Until you … Continue reading

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Slow Stitching Sunday ~ Back Basting Appliqué

I mentioned last week that I’m going to attempt the applique blocks that Barbara Brackman is offering as a BOM called the Ladies Aid AlbumQuilt. I have the first block done and a second well under way. I learned the … Continue reading

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Slow Stitching Sunday

I saw Cecile’s applique blocks from the Ladies Aid Sampler hosted by Barbara Brackman and fell in love with them. You can see here’s on her blog, Patchwork Inspirations. So I decided to try a few blocks myself. Barbara is … Continue reading

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Applique Progress

Progress has been made! I originally prepped this applique on one long piece of fabric. Then I changed my mind, so I cut the bits apart and puzzled them together. We took a road trip to a family reunion last … Continue reading

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Thistle UFO

This little piece has had so very many setbacks. I thought it was done at this point, but couldn’t bring myself to move forward with finishing because of that blank space in the middle. So I decided to add another … Continue reading

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Me? Appliqué?

Shocking, right? Well, quilter Jeanna Kimball, recently shared a tutorial on Instagram for her back basting method of appliqué. I tried it out and couldn’t believe the results! I’m no expert and I’m only comparing myself to myself, but this … Continue reading

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DWM ~ Thistle Quilt

I have the new vase for my thistle quilt done. It is larger than Gwen’s vase, but very similar in shape. I had to make mine bigger because of how I placed my leaves. I’m much happier with it now. … Continue reading

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