Tag Archives: hand-quilting

A Quilt for my Sister

My sister got married at the end of last year.  In the early summer, I asked her and her fiance what colors and styles they’d like in a quilt. We looked through some I’d done before for ideas.  Sarah wanted … Continue reading

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W.I.P. Wednesday

An update on my quilting projects. Made Progress Kathy’s Ohio Star– The quilting is coming along well. I have 6 more squares to go, and then the binding. The quilt has been living in this chair in the living room … Continue reading

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Slow Stitching Sunday

This weekend I’m working on hand-quilting my batik granny squares quilt. You can see the finished quilt top here. Yesterday I pieced a backing, adding a stripe of the remaining squares across the top of the back. The I laid … Continue reading

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A long-awaited finish

Today I have a very big finish to share. It’s big for two reasons. For one, it’s the biggest quilt I’ve made, measuring 86″ across and 110″ long. The real reason it’s a big finish is that it’s been over … Continue reading

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Slow Progress

I’ve returned to quilting on my Eleven Year Quilt, read more about it’s history here. It was pushed back in line this fall as other projects took precedence, but now with no other quilts to work on and most Christmas … Continue reading

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