Category Archives: Winner’s Bouquet pattern

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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Still together after a wash

This little quilt was an experiment I conceived  to avoid trashing the scrap cuts from my Winner’s Bouquet quilt.  I had never done machine applique before but I knew there was an applique stitch on my new machine so why … 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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Watercolor gift to complement my quilt

My good friend Pat and her mother Barbara came to see Winner’s Bouquet when it was still in progress on my design wall.  I told them I planned to  use it on my bed and Barbara asked if I would … 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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