Category Archives: Hand quilting

Slow Stitching Sunday ~ Hand Quilting

Hand quilting on this vintage top has begun! Believe it or not, I decided against Baptist Fans this time. I thought I would do hanging diamonds, but it didn’t seem like enough quilting. So I added lines in another direction … Continue reading

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Next Hand Quilting Project

I’m ready to start thinking about my next hand quilting project. I purchased this top at an estate sale about five years ago. It had been basted with a very thick polyester batting. I brought it home and took it … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~ Seven Sisters

It is done! My first hand quilting finish since my carpal tunnel surgery last July. It is wonderful to be able to hand quilt again! I will say, this was a bit of a challenge to quilt with all of … Continue reading

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Slow Stitching Sunday ~ Vintage Seven Sisters

I’ve been slowly working on hand quilting this vintage top and I finally feel like I’m making progress. I’ve done one row of these large fans all the way around the outside edge. You may be able to see the … Continue reading

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Slow Stitching Sunday ~ Hand Quilting Tools

Progress is being made on hand quilting this lovely Seven Sisters Top. Once again, I’m using my fan stencil from Fun with Barb. I also decided to try out a new hand quilting thread. For the most part, I like … Continue reading

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Slow Stitching ~ Seven Sisters

I put the borders back on this top and basted it on m long arm. This is the batting I’m using. I picked this hoop with stand up at an estate sale a couple months ago. I thought the stand … Continue reading

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Slowly

This is a small quilt, but it is coming along slowly. I should have the hand quilting done today. I cant wait to bind and wash this one! Have a great day!

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