Category Archives: Vintage Fabrics

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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Next Hand Quilting Project

I’m ready to start thinking about my next hand quilting project. I purchased this top at an estate sale about five years ago. It had been basted with a very thick polyester batting. I brought it home and took it … Continue reading

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Vintage Bow Ties

I’ll be doing some traveling next month, so I’ve been on the lookout for a hand project to take. Once again, I pulled out these vintage bow tie blocks. Some are sewn into strips already. There is a total of … Continue reading

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Another Fun Find

Hello everyone! I’ve spent the last several days visiting family and just got home last night. So, while it looks like I’ve been busy in the sewing room, those recent posts were scheduled ahead. I am very excited to share … Continue reading

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Slow Stitching ~ Seven Sisters

I put the borders back on this top and basted it on m long arm. This is the batting I’m using. I picked this hoop with stand up at an estate sale a couple months ago. I thought the stand … Continue reading

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Pinterest Mini

I pinned this little doll quilt on Pinterest ages ago. Last night I took some time to make one similar out of my vintage stash. I don’t know how big the original is, I cut my quarter square triangles to … Continue reading

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New Vintage Tops!

Recently, someone on Instagram posted a couple vintage tops she had found while at an antique shop. She didn’t want them for herself even though they were a great deal. I commented that I wished I lived closer. Then she … Continue reading

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