Category Archives: Vintage Fabrics

Finish It Up Friday ~ Vintage 9 Patch Quilt

I’ve finished hand quilting my little quilt made from vintage blocks! It’s hard to see the texture on the front, but it really shows on this vintage feedback I used for the back. I used a bit of vintage fabric … Continue reading

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Slow Stitching

I basted my little quilt on Friday. I wanted to use this feed sack for the back, but it had obvious damage. So I cut out the damaged part and sewed it back together. I love the way the quilting … Continue reading

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Little Vintage Bits

I have a road trip coming up next week. So I went looking for something small to hand quilt while traveling. I found this little foundation pieced bit that would make a lovely little doll quilt. This little block could … Continue reading

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Working Small

Wow! So many comments on my jelly roll top yesterday! Cutting the strips into smaller bits really makes a huge difference. Hope this helps you all out! I love making big bed quilts. But every now and again, I enjoy … Continue reading

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Finish It Up Friday ~ Miniature Flying Geese

Thanks for all your kind comments on my rocker yesterday! I’m really glad it is done. I was admittedly in a bit of a funk the other night when I received the damaged parts for my long arm. So I … Continue reading

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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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