Category Archives: Vintage Fabrics

My New Helper and a Finish

Big E was over the other day and I decided to start training him to be my assistant. Isn’t he just the cutest three year old? He’s holding my little bow tie quilt before I washed it. See that rust … Continue reading

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Slow Stitching Sunday ~ Star

I came across this vintage star block recently and pulled it out to ponder what to do with it. It’s a full inch longer on one side than the other! I thought it would make a good addition to my … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~ Vintage Daisies 

This is my last finish for 2017. These vintage blocks were purchased at an estate sale a few years ago. I love finishing these old projects! The appliqué bits were all basted. I used black pearl cotton to appliqué these … Continue reading

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Rabbit Trail….

That’s what Pinterest can be for me!  And one trail leads to another, leads to another…… Anyway, I saw this doll quilt on Pinterest while drinking my morning coffee. Yeah, I have no idea why the pin describes an office … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~ Vintage Pyramids

I’m so excited to share this finish with you today! I purchased this vintage top on eBay quite a few years ago and I so enjoyed hand quilting it over the last couple months. Here’s a look at the back. … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday ~ Vintage Broken Dishes

Remember this vintage top? I was missing that one border and it needed it.  So I asked on IG if anyone had something that might work. A Good Samaritan answered my call all the way from Australia! She sent me … Continue reading

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Vintage Scrap Project

I got a bit sidetracked during my sorting yesterday. I found this small bin of vintage scraps and started digging through it. I fount these little rectangles and set them aside. I think they’d make a nice little Chinese Coins … Continue reading

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