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This and That

E3 is officially a Jeep boy! He’s so pleased with his new shirt. 😊 Ignore my messy oven, but I made a pie! Coconut custard. I can’t remember the last time I made a pie. I am not a baker. … Continue reading

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DWMonday

I picked up a jelly roll in a clearance bin at Walmart for $1. Yes, one dollar! This was quite a while ago. I decided to finally do something with it. It had only 7 prints and there were six … Continue reading

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Christmas in July!

I was invited to participate in a QAL for Fat Quarter Shop . Here are the fabrics I used. The pattern called for two charm packs, but I used a jolly bar cut in half, yielding two sets of five … Continue reading

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Independence Day 2020

Each year on Independence Day, I reread the Declaration of Independence. It never gets old or loses its meaning. In Congress, July 4, 1776. The unanimous Declaration of the thirteen united States of America, When in the Course of human events, … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~ 4 Patch 9 Patch

This is such a satisfying finish! All hand quilted and all done. Here are a couple photos to remind you what this looked like when I purchased it as a tied quilt in early May. The texture from hand quilting … Continue reading

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Progress!

I am making slow, but steady progress on my flag quilt. This is the pantograph that I’m using from Urban Elmentz . This is a perfect panto for a Quilt of Valor. I had planned to make a navy binding, … Continue reading

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June/July Goals!

Time to check out those goals! 1. I really hope to get this huge quilt finished. Done! 2. Make one more kid quilt. Done! 3. Finish hand quilting my vintage top. Done! I will share the finish soon. 4. Quilt … Continue reading

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DWMonday ~ Flag Quilt

Finally getting back to this. It seems an appropriate week to work on it! I liked this gold for sashing, but then realized I didn’t have enough. So on to Plan B. Now I just have to get these four … Continue reading

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Slow Stitching Sunday

I started my new hand quilting project. I’m using my Hera marker to mark the arcs. I love this thing! Hopefully, you can see the markings below. It is just a crease in the fabric. This is what I’m using … Continue reading

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Pinwheel Pillow

My pillow is done and I’m quite pleased with it! A big thanks to Deanna for the nudge. Here is the top after quilting. This is the back. There is a zipper under that flap. I stitched the front and … Continue reading

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