Category Archives: Design Wall Monday

DWMonday – UFO

Sometimes it’s hard to get back into the routine after vacation. The first thing I had to tackle in the sewing room was this mess. That’s a bit better. Still plenty messy, but at least I can see my cutting … Continue reading

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DWMonday ~ Bits and Pieces

Sometimes, staring at a bin full of fabric can be about like looking at a blank piece of drawing paper. You suddenly freeze and can’t think of where to even start! So in looking through my hand dyed stash, I … 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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DWMonday ~ Dinosaurs

E2 has a birthday coming up soon. He is pretty much obsessed with dinosaurs. So I ordered a few fabrics and got to work. Isn’t this panel awesome? I also ordered a yard of this. And a yard of this. … Continue reading

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DWMonday ~ A Pieced Backing

Generally speaking, I’m not fond of making pieced quilt backs. But I really wanted to use these panels on the back of the quilt I am making for Little L. This is how the backing turned out. All the solids … Continue reading

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DWMonday ~ Arrows

Our pastor and his wife have grown their multicultural family through adoption. Such a beautiful thing! Their youngest son turned one year old on September 1st. Days later, they received a phone call informing them that his birth mother just … Continue reading

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DWMonday ~ Minimalist Quilt

The fabrics for Daughter #3’s quilt came. These are Moda Cross Weaves. They are just beautiful. Even the trimmings are pretty! But they do fray. Daughter #3 is a bit of a minimalist. Is that an oxymoron? 😄 She chose … Continue reading

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