Category Archives: Solids

Finish It Up Friday ~ Solid HSTs

Done! I am glad to have a true finish this week. I used what I had on hand for this quilt, so perhaps it should be called, Make Do. After loading on the long arm and basting the edges, I … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~ Melon

This quilt was started 25 years ago. I got templates from Sharlene Jorgenson. Anyone remember her? After piecing nine blocks, I gave up. The intersections are awful but I had too much invested in it to throw it away! So … Continue reading

Posted in Finishes, Free Motion Quilting, Long Arm Quilting, Longarm Quilting, Small Quilts, Solids, Uncategorized | 18 Comments

TBThursday ~ Solids

I have another TBT post for you today, this time, I am showing  quilts I have made with solid fabrics. Not a print to be found here today! I love that solids are so versatile and at times, I think … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday

Hubby and I are leaving tomorrow morning on our trip to Missouri. I did laundry and got mostly packed on Monday so I found myself with a bit of time yesterday morning. I puttered around the sewing room a bit … Continue reading

Posted in Accuquilt Studio Cutter, Scraps, Solids, Stash Management | 15 Comments

Finish It Up Friday!

I am so excited to share my finished City Sampler with you! As you may recall, Daughter #1 gave me Tula Pink’s City Sampler book for my birthday. I started making blocks on March 18th. I finished the hand sewing … Continue reading

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Finish it up Friday

Today I am sharing with you my finished Color Bars quilt. It measures 42″ x 60.” I used Glide thread in Cool Grey and a low loft Pellon Poly batting. Because I started with a jelly roll of solids, I … Continue reading

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Progress

I made a bit of progress yesterday on two different projects. First, the solids project. I got the top together after a bit of trimming of the blocks. Unfortunately, the top was a few inches shy if the size required … Continue reading

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Design Wall Monday

I finished making blocks with the solids jelly roll. I didn’t use the white strips, they just looked too stark. I will probably make a few more blocks  out of my stash so this will end up the right size for … Continue reading

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Frame Friday

Okay, today really IS Friday! And this is what went on the frame last. I’ve had this top hanging around for a while because I couldn’t decide how to quilt it. I decided to do my random grid with occasional … Continue reading

Posted in Hand Dyed Fabric, HQ Avante, Machine quilting, Modern Quilts, Solids | 17 Comments

Design Wall Monday

Even though Saturday was International Quilting Day, I didn’t do a lot of sewing this weekend. Still haven’t made any decisions on quilting the tumbler. I really would like to get that done this week. I did start making these … Continue reading

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