Category Archives: Machine quilting

DWMonday ~ Quilting Design Ideas

Since I have finally gifted Daughter #2’s QOV, I will be sharing finish pictures soon. I thought first, I would show you some of the ideas I cycled through for the border quilting. I’ve mentioned before that I use an … Continue reading

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Machine Quilting ~ Lemoyne Stars

I got this small quilt loaded into the frame before we left town for the weekend. I got the quilting started and need to get back and finish it now. I used a tutorial from Kathy at Tamarack Shack to figure out … Continue reading

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Saturday – Long Arm Quilting Decisions

As promised, here is my post explaining my thought process in choosing the quilting design that I did for this top. Here is a photo of it unquilted. I left it hanging like this for a few days as I … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~ QOV Edition

These are the last two Quilts of Valor that I needed to get quilted for the Stitching Sisters group.  The first one is by Kathy. I love her use of printed fabrics and they helped me decide how to quilt this. … Continue reading

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Quilting for a Friend

My friend, Donna, is a fairly new quilter, but she is good. I knew she would be! This is the second top I have quilted for her and both of them were perfectly flat! Music to a long armer’s ears … Continue reading

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Two Finishes for Friday! ~ 9 Patch Baby Quilts

I finished the two baby quilts yesterday. I admit I did 100% machine binding on them. I am getting better at it. Here’s a look before washing. And the second one: And the back: The backs of both look exactly … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday 

I’ve been working on the last of the HST donation quilts.   This is the pantograph I am using.  And this is the thread I am using.  I got some happy mail the other day! New rulers for my long arm! … Continue reading

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