Category Archives: curved piecing

Circle in circle progress

This project has been in a drawer because I started it as a hand piecing project and did not really have the motivation to keep tackling those curves.  In the back of my mind I had been considering sewing the … Continue reading

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Circle in circle progress

Less than half the blocks are completed so this is not a final arrangement–just a progress report.  I know I will not have the darkest fabric smack in the middle!  When I started a few sample blocks, I had just … Continue reading

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QuiltFest entry # 1

After the weather warmed up, I finished the quilting on Winner’s Bouquet (we were sleeping under it this winter as I only lacked one row of hand quilting) and added the hanging sleeve.  Then I ran it through the washer … Continue reading

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New project

Except for four little corner pieces, my tumbling stars top is together.  Photo later as I have the vintage stars on my design wall now which I can’t work on since I’m waiting on a couple of additional joiner fabrics … Continue reading

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First finish 2011

It was only a practice quilt to learn applique and test my hand quilting design for the queen size Winner’s Bouquet.  I had to wash it to get the washable graphite markings out but I also wanted to see if … Continue reading

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Winner’s Bouquet almost finished

I lack a little over one row of hand quilting plus whatever I am going to quilt in the outer border but for all practical purposes Winner’s Bouquet is finished.  DH and I have been sleeping under it (with the … Continue reading

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Process and prioritizing

I have seen the “I took the process pledge” logo on lots of blogs and when I figure out how to put the button on this blog, you will see it. Besides the fact that someone out in QuiltWorld might … Continue reading

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