Monthly Archives: January 2013

Next Bento

In the first Bento Box, I only had a couple of light pink squares so I knew I wanted to add a few more.  Then I bought a fun new fabric that was just asking to be included.  So I … Continue reading

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Tumbler progress and a little process catch up

I forgot to show you what an unexpectedly tough time I had choosing a border and then a binding for the first bento box.  There were so many colors in it, I thought the choice would be easy but it … Continue reading

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One down, but who’s counting

Actually of course, I am.  One bento box done… The spiderweb is back from the quilter and I am working on the binding.  One tumbler is hand quilted and I need to cut that binding.  Another tumbler–I was just piddling … Continue reading

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Bento Box…and rework

Another work in progress that must be finished before starting something new.  I first saw the Bento Box pattern on Wanda’s Exuberant Color blog.  I loved it, worked out the math and started making blocks, thinking maybe I’d make at … Continue reading

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Getting serious with the 2013 plan

I have decided to attack my least favorite work-in-progress first, the thought being it will be a downhill glide from there 🙂  I had seen a beautiful spiderweb quilt online and could not get it out of my mind so … Continue reading

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