Category Archives: Hand piecing

Slow Stitching Sunday ~ Aunt Martha

This project involves many steps. At least the way I am doing it! I stamped a bunch of pieces while watching my grandsons in our backyard one day. Then I trimmed with scissors. I had no idea how dull my … Continue reading

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Slow Stitching Sunday

You may remember that I kitted up this little project a few weeks ago. I started working on it. I marked all the seam allowances during the downtime at our garage sale. Now I’ve nearly finished hand piecing. This is … Continue reading

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Slow Stitching Sunday

I’m in great need of some slow stitching today! I am bushed! I’m taking some rest time before cleaning up the detritus from the weekend sale. I shared this vintage kit that I purchased a while back. My thought was … Continue reading

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Slow Stitching Sunday

I’m pulling this out to work on since my hand quilting project is in AZ. It will be pieced randomly and will take forever. I should write on one of the papers the date I started piecing. Have a great … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~ GFG

My Grandmother’s Flower Garden is done! I bought the vintage flower blocks many years ago and began piecing them together. There was a period of at least ten years when they never saw the light of day. But this year … Continue reading

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Grandmother’s Flower Garden UFO

Since I’m finding myself with dedicated hand sewing time (I take one of my grandsons to speech therapy twice a week) and my Hexie project is pieced, I thought I might finally get back to this top. I purchased these … Continue reading

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Slow Stitching Sunday

This little quilt frame might my favorite dollhouse piece. It came with this bit of preprinted patchwork. I had to change that! I dug through some bits and found these tiny leftover hexies. It shouldn’t take too long to finish … Continue reading

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Slow Stitching Sunday

Remember this piece that I took apart? I ended up taking it back to regular flowers rather than diamonds. On my recent trip, I began piecing it back together. Daughter #2 and I split the driving and I did a … Continue reading

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Design Wall Monday ~ Dutch Hexies Again

I have my quilt top taken apart and have been playing with some lay outs. I have another trip coming up and I’d like to take this along to work on. I’m not loving any of these so I will … Continue reading

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Slow Unstitching Sunday

Nope, not a typo. I’m taking this apart. This has been a UFO for decades! I bought the fabric in Amsterdam in 1999. I thought I had a great idea and put it together as you can see in this … Continue reading

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