Monthly Archives: August 2014

Week of WIPs

While last week was a very productive week, this week not so much. This seems to be the way it is around here …. However, I did put together this little quilt top using Son J’s polo shirts: This is … Continue reading

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Giraffe Love Finish

It’s been a very productive week around here with a quilt finish, a few mug rugs and the August block for the Classic Meets Modern Quilt Along. First, the giraffes: This little quilt kit was a lucky find during our … Continue reading

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Shop Hop Top

The July Shop Hop quilt top is all finished and ready for quilting! I’m pretty pleased because normally I’m fairly enthusiastic early on with these things, but then in spite of my best intentions a few months (years?) go by … Continue reading

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No – not that kind :). This kind: Quilter’s booty! As you can tell, the trip was a great success. While The Husband doesn’t generally object to checking out every quilt store between home and the final destination, there’s something … Continue reading

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Shop Hop Part III

We did it! We managed to visit all thirteen shops to collect the July Shop Hop blocks – what fun! I’ve been busy sewing blocks since we returned from our travels on Saturday and I’ve managed to put together all … Continue reading

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