Category Archives: Finishes 2021

Finish It Up Friday ~ Baby Quilt

On, how I love making baby quilts! Can you see how our Two and Four QAL inspired this design? This is the pantograph I used to quilt it. I tried a different binding treatment on this one. I stitched the … Continue reading

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Mini Cake Mints for Fat Quarter Shop

Fat Quarter Shop recently released a free pattern and tutorial for Mini Cake Mints as part of their Short Cut Quilt Series. You can find the video tutorial here. Their version can be made with one layer cake and four … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~ The Christmas Quilt

If this quilt doesn’t scream Christmas, I don’t know what does! my dear friend, Zenia, gave me this beautiful vintage top. I couldn’t wait to hand quilt it! The material was quite thin and required a few repairs. It quilted … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Monday

I enjoyed some hand stitching and finished this little piece. I had planned to use black quilting thread, but I didn’t have any on hand, so I went with this old crochet thread. My stitching isn’t all that even, but … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~ Sawtooth Diamond in a Square

This quilt has been on my bucket list for ages! I finally pieced the top last winter in Arizona. I knew I wanted to quilt it with lots of feathers, but I was so afraid of ruining the top, that … Continue reading

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More QOVs

Both of these QOVs were quilted the same , but they couldn’t be more different! Here is pattern info for the quilt above. This one is called Hunter’s Star. Accuquilt has a die for this. And here is the pantograph … Continue reading

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Quilts of Valor!

I’ve been quilting QOVs. The first one is called Standing Strong. This is the pantograph I used. This one is called Starflower. And this is the pantograph I used on this one. If you would like to learn more about … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~ Tumbling Blocks

Willy says, “Is this for me, Mom?“ Not exactly, but you can borrow it, little guy. This was a fun little project from my bucket list. It went together a lot faster than I expected. I used a vintage feedsack … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~ Freedom

I settled on a design for this small banner. I used this Accuquilt studio die to cut my stars. They also have star dies to fit the Accuquilt GO! I originally wanted a print background, but I couldn’t find anything … Continue reading

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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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