Category Archives: Hand piecing

Slow Stitching Sunday ~ Brinton Hall

I got both side strips added! And I am filling in hexies on the top and bottom now. After that is done, I can think about the borders. Just for fun, here is a picture of the back. A few of the paper … Continue reading

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Preparing Handwork for Travel

I will be flying out to Arizona tomorrow! I can’t wait! But you know I had to get some handwork ready for the trip. There is plenty of waiting involved in air travel and I always try to put that … Continue reading

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DW Monday ~ Brinton Hall

I have the center all done. Ta daaaa!  Time to figure out what to do next. I love that floral on the left from French General and wanted to see how it would look next to the medallion. I know it … Continue reading

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Slow Stitching Sunday

We took a quick trip home last weekend to visit my parents. All that time in the car was just the jumpstart I needed to get back to working on my Brinton Hall quilt. This is where it is at … Continue reading

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Slow Stitching Sunday

Mr. Wonderful and I decided to take an impromptu trip to visit my parents. You know what that means, slow stitching in the car! I just might get my January goal for Brinton Hall done sooner rather than later! The … Continue reading

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Slow Stitching Sunday

I’m finally starting to see the other side of this cold. But I haven’t spent much time in the sewing room this week. However, I have gotten some hand sewing done on my Brinton Hall quilt. I’ve made most of … Continue reading

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Slow Stitching Sunday ~ Quilts at the Marshall House

I got quite a bit done on my Brinton Hall quilt while traveling. EPP sure takes a long time! I started working on the path and hope to get the first two medallions attached today.    On our trip, we … Continue reading

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Slow Stitching Sunday

I brought my scrappy hexie project along in our trip. I haven’t worked on this in a while so here is a picture to show you where I am at on it.  It is getting a bit unwieldy for a … Continue reading

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More EPP Prep

On Tuesday I showed you the EPP project I was looking at from Quiltmania. I decided to see how it would work if I made smaller hexie frames like this.  I didn’t want to sew these together and then find … Continue reading

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English Paper Piecing

I’ve been pondering a handwork project to take on my trip this week. I still have my scrappy hexie quilt but it is getting a bit unwieldy to take on  a plane. I could piece sections and add them when I … Continue reading

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