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New project!!!

Since I have two finishes under my belt, I figured it was time to start a new project.  This one has been on my mind for over two years.  I bought hand dyed from Vicky Welsh so now I’m cutting … Continue reading

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Stashbusting Weeks 20-24…..May 10 thru June 13

  Where oh where does the time go. I have nothing to report………….in the last 5 weeks, I have done nothing for myself.  But the good thing is….I haven’t purchased anything………it would be so great to have a day to … Continue reading

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Courthouse Steps

Another top completed and backing pieced and waiting for its turn on my “big boy” toy.             Total fabric used from the strip bin……..6 1/8 yards…….Backing fabric used    4 7/8 yards………total for the project      11 … Continue reading

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Projects are ready!!!

I’d like to say my bags are packed and ready to go…………but I’m still doing the laundry……..trying to get everything clean for the family so they maybe won’t miss me (or swear at me) for not having things taken care … Continue reading

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How Many Strips Does It Take!!!!!

  I have tubs of strips……….all 1.75 inches in width and the length varies……..these are all left overs from quilts of the past.    Some of these have been here for 15-20 years.      For 2009, I’m on a mission to rid … Continue reading

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Week 7 Stash Report!!!!

A slow week here in the stash busting efforts, withthe “sickies” in the house its hard to get personal sewing done…….but they are getting back to healthy, slowly!! Fabric Purchased:                 None Fabric Purchased YTD:          23 yards Fabric used:                             None Fabric … Continue reading

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Preparing for retreat!!!

Next weekend I get to spend 3 days with my fellow quilters doing what we all enjoy.     Its been several years since I’ve been on an overnight retreat so it will be good to escape the comforts of home.         It … Continue reading

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