Category Archives: String Along

Finish It Up Friday ~ Never Enough Time

I started this quilt in January of this year. Lori at Humble Quilts hosted a ten month quilt along making string blocks. That was the push I needed to get started. I made quilt for my mom out of my … Continue reading

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Finished or Not Friday

In this case that would be a big NOT! I started quilting this on Wednesday. I kept debating on the quilting and thought I had a great idea. I would quilt a diagonal grid, and then put a wavy grid … Continue reading

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DWMonday ~ Strings

I finally finished my string blocks! I made a total of 70. They will be set like those shown above, but 10 blocks wide and 7 blocks down. This should give me a quilt measuring about 60 by 70 inches. … Continue reading

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String Along Update

It has been A while since I shared progress on this project. That is because there hasn’t been any! I finally got back to it this weekend. My goal is to make ten per month. This is my current stack … Continue reading

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String Update

In the nick of time, I finished my ten string blocks for this month. I realized when I placed them on the floor that my string piecing has been turning into crazy piecing. I’m going to try to get back … Continue reading

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String Along Update

Are you taking part in the String Along hosted by Lori at Humble Quilts? I’m making ten of these diamonds a month out of the scraps left of my dad’s shirts. While visiting Daughter #3 recently, I found the perfect … Continue reading

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String Along Update

I met my string block quota for the month already. I thought I’d see how they look without background. I didn’t have enough blocks for the following arrangement, but with a little photo trickery, I was able to get an … Continue reading

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