Monthly Archives: September 2011

Honorable Mention winner at QuiltFest

I enter quilts in QuiltFest Jacksonville because it is fun.  I never really expect to win anything.  But this year after judging I got a call to inform me I won an Honorable Mention in the Large Pieced category. I … Continue reading

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Sewing room organization mania

When I was in Atlanta recently, my friend Donna took me to Ikea to look for a fabric storage system.  I found something I liked but when we got to the end of the store and looked at the size … Continue reading

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Slow learner part 2

After all four sides of the border were attached, I got out the batting I meant to use–Mountain Mist Cream Rose 100% cotton.  It was too short in width by 2 inches.  So I got out a 108 x 93 … Continue reading

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