Category Archives: Swaps

Finish It Up Friday ~ Goose in the Pond

I give up. I have waited forever for a decent day to take pictures of this quilt outside. It is always too wet, too rainy, too snowy, too dark….. So here are inside pictures. This quilt began with blocks made … Continue reading

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Small Quilt Swap!

Lori over at Humble Quilts is once again hosting a small quilt swap. You can find all the details here. I love an excuse to make a little quilt out of my Civil War scraps, not that I need one! … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday

I got my bow tie blocks set together with the Civil War a Generals panel.  I wanted this to be a small wall quilt. But it just kept clamoring for wide borders. I finally relented. It is now on the … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday

I recently took part in a swap hosted by Lori at Humble Quilts. Since my partner, Janet, has  now received her quilt from me, I can show you what I sent.               Janet posted about it on her blog, Mrs. … Continue reading

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Still piecing….

I got started piecing sub units for my Goose in the Pond blocks. This gives you an idea of how they will look finished. I am not sure I have enough of the background fabric to make all the 9 … Continue reading

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In the Frame

I managed to piece together my second set of signature blocks last night and get it in the frame. Now the quandary is how to quilt the blocks. I have a border design I want to try. I may try … Continue reading

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Sewing with Swap Blocks

I made really good progress on my friendship quilt made with blocks from the Small Quilt Talk group swap. I finished the top and the quilting! Today I want to get the binding done before work. Have you ever done … Continue reading

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Design Wall Monday

Good Morning! I pieced the last block yesterday afternoon, or so I thought… Um, yeah…. Apparently I can’t count. I needed to either piece one more block or change the layout and piece three more blocks. I had three 6 … Continue reading

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Farmer’s Wife Quilt Progress

I haven’t fit in much sewing this week but I did get this far on my Farmer’s Wife quilt. It no longer fits on my design wall! I am thinking about making more blocks, I can add diagonal rows through … Continue reading

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Such a great day!

I had such a good day yesterday! First of all, it was the day to open our Secret Santa Swap gifts from the SSS on the Small Quilt Talk Yahoo group. Ann from Florida had my name and I had … Continue reading

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