Monthly Archives: December 2011

Using my thinking cap

The Mourning Jules tumbler quilt will have irregular side edges when the piecing is finished.  I was thinking of adding half tumblers.  But yesterday I had a better idea–trim the edge tumblers.  I had only sewn three rows together so … Continue reading

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Mourning Jules quilt

After losing Jules, I also lost most of my enthusiasm for quilting.  I really wanted to make a quilt about grieving and recovering but I didn’t have a clear idea of what that would look like.  So as I tackled … Continue reading

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