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Finish It Up Friday ~ Vintage Hourglass

Recently, I headed downstairs for something. The next thing I knew, I had a little quilt! Does that ever happen to you? I spied these little blocks made from vintage scraps on my design wall and they called out to … Continue reading

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TBT ~ The “A” Word

Of course we are talking about applique here. I love the look of applique, but I’m not very good at it. I do like this attempt. The shapes are very simple. But still far from perfect. This was part of … Continue reading

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Half Hexie Progress and Tips

Construction of this top has started and it is going well! Looks like my idea worked. I’m often asked how I keep my pieces in order when moving from the design wall to the machine. I thought I’d try to … Continue reading

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DWMonday ~ Half Hexies

I’ve been interested in the half hexie quilts I’ve seen floating around cyber land. I don’t have a half hexie die or template, but I got an idea. Dangerous, I know. I’m using this layer cake and some off white … Continue reading

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Arizona is one of my most favorite places on earth! A large piece of my heart is there. And right now, the rest of me is too! I’ve scheduled posts ahead for the blog and I’ll check in now and … Continue reading

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Hand Piecing

Since I’m traveling this month, I wanted to get a hand piecing kit together. First, I purchased this smaller scrapbook plastic case for my supplies. I use the bigger versions of this for project boxes, they hold up to 12 … Continue reading

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Have you heard?

…..about an app for your phone called ibotta? My hubby has been using this for nearly the last year. I wasn’t interested. He is the shopper, not me, and this is an app that gives cash back on certain purchases. … Continue reading

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