Category Archives: Quilts Beyond Borders

Finish It Up Friday – Bright HSTs!

What? You were expecting Goose in the Pond? So was I. But that quilt is humongous and the ground is too wet for me to drag it outside by myself for pictures. So hopefully next week, I will be able … Continue reading

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Design Wall Monday

Well, I didn’t get far on my blocks this weekend but I managed a few. I also finished quilting and binding ¬†some more quilts for Quilts Beyond Borders. I did not make the tops, just doing the assembly and finish … Continue reading

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Quarter 2 FAL 2014 Finish!

This little quilt was on my list of things to finish this quarter¬† (original list can be found here) and I am happy to say it is done. I had fun playing with free motion designs. The good, bad, and … Continue reading

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Work in Progress Wednesday

My work in progress for today is another quilt for Quilts Beyond Borders. Quilting these tops is a great way to try out different designs and techniques while creating something that will bless someone else. Here is the quilt I … Continue reading

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I finished the album quilt top yesterday! I am SO glad to be done with this top. It is a big one! Right now, it measure about 96″ x 106.” I have batting ordered. I hope it gets here soon! … Continue reading

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2013 in Review part 4 ~ Quilts Beyond Borders

I became involved with Quilts Beyond Borders last year. I made several quilts for them and quilted many more tops. It is a great group and gave me an opportunity to practice quilting on something that would be useful. Here … Continue reading

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Quilts Beyond Borders

Just a quick post here…I see that an online friend, Deb, and I have quilts featured on the Quilts Beyond Borders blog. I found out that this last batch that I quilted for them will be headed to Syria. You … Continue reading

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Work in Progress Wednesday and a Finish

Yesterday I finished the last QBB quilt for this batch. Now I just need to find a box to ship them back. And my WIP? Trying to decide what to do with these lovely fabrics from Benartex called Silk Road. … Continue reading

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The end is in sight!

Are you getting tired of seeing Quilts Beyond Borders tops? The last one for this batch is in the frame. Isn’t this a great top? Here is my stack of finished quilts: I finished quilting and binding this one last … Continue reading

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Just another Manic Monday…

Still working away on QBBs. The seventh top is in the frame. This one has foundation pieced blocks with muslin foundations. I am just quilting meander so I can avoid hitting thick seams with my machine. I got another one … Continue reading

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