Category Archives: crafts

Pink Triangles

2016 became a bit busier for us this fall when our second daughter joined our family. I made this triangle quilt for her, and am taking her monthly baby photos on it. It’s made of simple triangles and was hand … Continue reading

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Projects

Here’s what I’ve been sewing and knitting lately. Lots of dresses for my little girl.  This was a set of matching dresses for all the girl cousins as well.  Many more that go right into the drawer and then in … Continue reading

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Heart Quilt

This quilt was a graduation gift the came together quickly based on this pattern, with fabric from my stash. I re-worked the dimensions of the quilt by making the hearts 4″ square rather than the 2″ or 5″ in the … Continue reading

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Fall Colors String Quilt

I finally finished my sister’s wedding present! Its only a year and a couple of months late. I hand-quilted straight lines in the string sections, ovals in the sashing, squares inside squares in the white border and parallel lines in … Continue reading

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New Sweater

This sweater was a Christmas gift for my little girl. As my husband will attest, I can rarely follow a recipe when cooking. This was that kind of knitting project. I used another cardigan pattern to get the gauge/sizing right, … Continue reading

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