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Finish It Up Friday ~ Snowball QOV

I think this might be my favorite QOV that I have made. I started out with a layer cake that I bought with a gift certificate from Mr. Wonderful. I added some fabric from friends Zenia and Ila, and this … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Thursday!

Here are the two finished quilts I mentioned yesterday. They were gifts for a brother and sister. I had already given baby quilts to their little brothers and thought these older two would enjoy cuddle quilts too. This first is … Continue reading

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Sashing and Cornerstones

I worked on a couple quilts that were gifted last week so now I can share them. Today I thought I would show you how I put this simple quilt together. I hate sewing long rows of sashing, so I … Continue reading

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DWMonday ~ Cake Mix Recipe

Have you ever used one of these? You all know my love of layer cakes so when this came up as a Daily Deal at Missouri Star, I had to bite. This seemed like a perfect project for taking to … Continue reading

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Slow Stitching Sunday ~ Vintage Broken Dishes

Good thing this quilt is small as the quilting has been slow going. Here is a look at the back.  This doesn’t technically have a deadline, but my hand stitching time is about to become severely limited.  Remember these two … Continue reading

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The Christmas Feud

Long time readers may remember this sorry quilt. If you want the back story, you can find it here.  It’s a sad looking quilt and hung in my bathroom every Christmas for many years. Last year, I gave it to Daughter … Continue reading

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Veteran’s Day 2017

Today is Daughter #2’s first official Veteran’s Day. She finished six years of active duty with the USAF back in May. I couldn’t be more proud of her.  So very thankful for her service and sacrifice as well as that … Continue reading

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