Category Archives: Finishes

2019 in Review ~ Quilts of Valor

In January of each year, I like to look back on my accomplishments from the previous year as I set new goals. This year, I quilted 47 quilt tops for Quilts of Valor that were stitched by others. I also … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~ Dutch Hexies!

After 20 years, this UFO is DONE! It seems quite fitting that this is my last finish for the decade! You may remember that it looked totally different at the beginning of the year. I was never happy with it, … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~ Tiny Bow Ties

I really needed a finish this week. I think I just wanted to cross something off my list as done! This little quilt fit the bill. I mentioned the other day that I wanted it to exactly fit this small … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~ QOV

Here is the Quilt of Valor that I finished on the last day of November. I used a pantograph called Malachite from Urban Elementz . I had this printed in a 16 inch size. I used part of a panel … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~ Straights and Arrows QOV

I just love this Quilt of Valor! The top was pieced by my good friend Zenia, from A Quilted Passion . The pattern is a Zenia original called Straights and Arrows. It is available on her blog. I quilted it … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~ The Christmas Quilt

I finished! And it has been gifted, so today I can share with you all. I had this gray chevron in my stash that I used for the back. I tried to use up every scrap I had. Can you … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~ The Little Hexie Quilt

I started piecing the first flower for this on my way to Iceland last April. I quilted this on the long arm using a light gray thread. I’m so pleased with the background choice! I’ve had the backing fabric in … Continue reading

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QOVS # 45 and 46

I only had two Quilts of Valor from the Stitching Sisters group this month. The first one was pieced by Nadine. The pattern is Rhombus Star by Missouri Star Quikt Comoany. This is the panto I used. It is available … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~ Never Enough Time

I started this quilt in January of this year. Lori at Humble Quilts hosted a ten month quilt along making string blocks. That was the push I needed to get started. I made quilt for my mom out of my … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~ Chisel Stars

I have twins! Twin quilts, that is. My Chisel Star quilts are done. I used two different pantographs and two different battings. The one above is Pellon Legacy 80/20. The one below is Mountain Mist 80/20. The Pellon is beefier … Continue reading

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