Category Archives: Small Quilts

Finish It Up Saturday ~ It Is Well

I’ve been hearing this song over and over in my head in recent weeks. This little piece feels a bit like a companion piece to Mourning Has Broken. There is an Accuquilt downloadable embroidery file you can use to applique … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~ Mourning Has Broken

I love this little quilt it ended up at 28 by36 inches. This backing fabric must be 30 years old, but it’s perfect. I used the grid quilting to add texture, without another design element. The snow seemed a fitting … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday – Fruit Loops Mini

This was a fun little project! I hope you all enjoyed the tutorials on the Signature block. A reader suggested the name, Fruit Loops. I thought that was perfect! I kept the quilting very simple, since I don’t have my … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~ Scrappy Star

I recently participated in an online workshop by Emily at Aunt Em’s Quilts. I finished my top and even quilted it before heading out west. I finally finished the binding this week. I tried to get creative with the quilting, … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~ Passages

This was a very satisfying finish. I pieced the top last winter in AZ. It took me forever to decide how to quilt it. I think this is the first time that I’ve combined had and machine quilting like this. … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Monday

I enjoyed some hand stitching and finished this little piece. I had planned to use black quilting thread, but I didn’t have any on hand, so I went with this old crochet thread. My stitching isn’t all that even, but … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~ Sawtooth Diamond in a Square

This quilt has been on my bucket list for ages! I finally pieced the top last winter in Arizona. I knew I wanted to quilt it with lots of feathers, but I was so afraid of ruining the top, that … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~ Tumbling Blocks

Willy says, “Is this for me, Mom?“ Not exactly, but you can borrow it, little guy. This was a fun little project from my bucket list. It went together a lot faster than I expected. I used a vintage feedsack … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~ Freedom

I settled on a design for this small banner. I used this Accuquilt studio die to cut my stars. They also have star dies to fit the Accuquilt GO! I originally wanted a print background, but I couldn’t find anything … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~ Pomegranate

I got this little top on the frame and quilted up! When I use that blue pen for marking, I always run my quilt through a wash cycle without detergent, to make sure the pen markings are fully rinsed. I … Continue reading

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