Author Archives: Emily

About Emily

I like to work with my hands, whether cooking in the kitchen, planting in the garden, knitting in the winter, or sewing quilts (often out of jeans).

Plus Quilt Finished

I’m so happy I finally completed this quilt today. I started it late August in preparation for my daughter’s new room. I used many fabrics from an Alison Glass color sampler pack and added in other fabrics from my stash. … Continue reading

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Scrappy Trip Around the World

Another recent baby quilt. I managed to finish this one in a month. It was fun to make the scrappy trip around the world blocks with the tutorial from here. I only used five colors in each block because I … Continue reading

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Spring Harvest

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First Blooms 2017

Snow came late this year with heavier snows in March and April 1st. Our crocuses were finally up on April 5th and are waiting for more sun to open. Little hands were excited to find them. We also found one … Continue reading

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Candy Coated

This quilt was a gift for a one year old’s birthday. It was a quick project scrap based on the Candy Coated Pattern in Sunday Morning Quilts. It finished 36 inches by 45 inches. I rarely machine quilt and when … Continue reading

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