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Liberty Hexies

I found a couple things that might work for the background of my Liberty Hexies. I’m leaning toward the red for an outside border. I kind of like the green, but the cream gives more contrast. I’ve been considering hand … Continue reading

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Hour Glass Blocks

Finally a bit more sewing on these blocks cut from men’s shirts. They have widely varied fabric content which adds an element of difficulty to the sewing. But the shirts have a lot of sentimental value. I placed the blocks … Continue reading

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Design Wall Monday

These are my design walls! Also know as the great Before. Hubby and I spent much of the weekend working on landscape stuff. Digging holes in Arizona clay is not for the faint of heart. The mister worked his heart … Continue reading

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Slow Stitching Sunday

I finally got a lamp in the family room that I can stitch by in the evenings. Thanks, Good Will! Now this should finish up quickly. I had planned to use this gold and white for the background. But I’m … Continue reading

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This and That

Thanks to all of your great suggestions, I got my quilt hung up! Willy was admiring it. I had to show you this cake that Daughter #2 made for Daughter in Love. We needed a new doorbell. Hubby found this … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~ Churn Dash

No, this isn’t it, but doesn’t my Gwennie Medallion fit our full size guest bed perfectly? I put my church dash top on the bed and this is why I had to rip. It was too long and narrow. After … Continue reading

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You may remember that I cut these out before I left Michigan. I do miss my Accuquilt die cutter! But I’m very glad that I cut a bunch if stuff out before I left home. These are 6 inch quarter … Continue reading

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A Change of Plans

Remember I said I wasn’t sure about the proportions of the churn dash quilt? Yeah…. I spent a lot of time with the seam ripper yesterday. But I just wouldn’t have been happy. I removed a row from one end, … Continue reading

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I’m slowly making progress with my Churn Dash top. I’ve had help. Good thing he’s cute. I have the blocks together with sashing. It currently measures about 60 by 87 inches. I had planned to add borders. I’m starting to … Continue reading

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Sewing with Big L

My heart is full! Big L got to spend the night with us Friday night and Saturday we celebrated our daughter in love’s birthday here. These are the reasons I wanted to be here! Anyway, Big L and I worked … Continue reading

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