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Second Quilt Top Coming Along

This is coming together hugely quickly, because I haven’t had to measure or cut anything, and that is fabulous. It’s currently 45″ x 41″, and I’ll be appling [..]


My Design Wall Has … A Design On It!

I mean, ok – as much as a bunch of 9-patch blocks can constitute a “design.” With a few sashing strips:

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Cliche Blocks Are Done!

I have 45 blocks all pieced and squared… at least in one direction. The length should be 6″, the width of the quilting ruler, so they were easy [..]

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The Cliche Country Fabric 9-Patch

Thus far, I have about 25 blocks. I’m posting photos of them because I know you won’t judge me for not having vacuumed my bedroom floor in two [..]

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What's on your design wall?

Judy from Patchwork Times has us posting our work environments again today, asking what we’ve got on our design wall. My “design wall” is an old sheet nailed [..]

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Squaring Things Away

I think I have enough blocks on the second project to start trying to put them together. First, however, I’ll need to get them all the same size, [..]

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Second Project Progress

The woman who instructed me to begin my first-ever-sewing-project-since-seventh-grade with a log cabin quilt block should immediately resign her position as proprietor of a quilting store. Shame on [..]

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Well, I'll Be Damned.

After a five-hour quilting marathon today, I seem to have enough blocks to piece together a small couch throw. While I’d planned to make something a bit larger, [..]

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"This isn't a quilting blog…"

One of my co-workers showed this site to his mom, an avid quilter. He must have said something about it being a quilting blog, because her response was, [..]

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