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Blue Irish Chain

This blue & white Irish Chain quilt was a wedding gift. The large white spaces gave a great place for some detailed hand-quilting, so I filled them with the pattern called “Lover’s Knot” The stripe of white along the back … Continue reading

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W.I.P Wednesday

Here’s a report on the quilting projects I am working on. Finished: Blue Irish Chain– Finished quilting, binding and label on this one this week. More details about this quilt on Friday. Made Progress: Hexagons– I had a lot of … Continue reading

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Before & After

We didn’t get as much snow as predicted from this Nor’easter. We were in the 12-24″ range, but most of yesterday the snow didn’t accumulate hardly at all. Here was the garden Friday Morning. Friday mid-day, not much change. By … Continue reading

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W.I.P Wednesday

Two weeks ago I basted my Batik Granny Squares. Since then I’ve hand quilted about 1/3rd of it, the middle section. It’s a little hard to see with the tree shadows. It was a cold day and we didn’t want … Continue reading

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W.I.P Wednesday

This weekend I finally finished putting together the quilt top for my Granny Squares Quilt. It’s a twin size. I have the backing, I just need to buy batting. I was planning on using wool, but I’m not sure if … Continue reading

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