Category Archives: Finishes 2021

Multitasking and a Little Finish

I had extra batting and backing at the end of quilting the fence rail quilt I showed yesterday. So I found three small tops that needed quilting to make good use of it. I wish I would think to do … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~ Fence Rail

It felt so good to be long arming again! This quilt is about as simple as you can get, but I love it. The pantograph almost looks like cables across the surface. I used plain white for the back and … Continue reading

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Improv UFO Finish

I left these pieces on the wall to think about for a while. I was putting away scraps and this cheddar caught my eye. Hmmmm….maybe add some red or green? I don’t have any black thread here at the moment. … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~

Ta daaaaaa! A complete finish. It took much longer to quilt this on my Bernina than it would have on my long arm, but now it is done and I think the quilting turned out well. You can see here … Continue reading

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Finish It Up ~ Amish Inspired Improv

I finished this little piece over the weekend. I used the same thick button thread that I used on my Hexie project to quilt it with big stitches. I almost used a red binding, but I didn’t want to take … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday…. For Real!

I’m so excited to share, not just a top, but a real finish! It was a challenge for me to quilt this, but I’m happy with how it ended up. I used Kona snow for the background on the front … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~ Snowballs in Arizona

A quilt top goes together very quickly when you have everything cut out ahead of time! This one finished at about 60 by 66 inches, a good size for a nap quilt. This was so simple! It’s just squares alternating … Continue reading

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Finish It Up ~ A Lotta Triangles

The one thing I liked about my original idea for this quilt, was the strings of HSTs. So I kept that idea and decided to give all these strings and lovely prints a bit more breathing room. I cut 3 … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Tuesday ~ Crazy Squares

I finished this little quilt I’ve been working on. I quite like how it turned out. The top is all vintage fabrics. The backing is a Judie Rothermel print. The binding came from my neighbor. It’s hard to see the … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~ Strippy

No, I’m not back in Michigan, but I did a lot of sewing when I was home and wrote posts that I could schedule later. Thankfully, there isn’t snow like this here in Arizona! I love the design of this … Continue reading

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