Category Archives: The Grandpa Project

Grand(pa) Finale!

The last Grandpa quilt is finished and ready to go! It is a string quilt with a little bit of just about everything in it and I think that it turned out great. It is a little smaller than some … Continue reading

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Another late one!

But it’s still Friday in my world :). I can’t say that this quilt top is finished because borders are still to go on, however, it’s close enough to share a quick update. I would say that this top is … Continue reading

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A Week of New Beginnings

…but sadly no finishes :). Never-the-less, you have to start somewhere to get where you’re going – so here’s where I started this week with Grandpa Quilt #8. This box contains all of the scraps leftover from the seven (!) … Continue reading

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And More Sweaters…

First though, finished socks for DIL-T – finally! They were meant to be Christmas socks, but apparently I’m consumed by Grandpa quilts. The pink(ish) socks were to go along with the blue ones that I knit for son J (and … Continue reading

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Grandpa’s Cardigans

Well, the weather’s not much better, but I’m over my cold (thanks for the “get better” wishes!) and it’s been a productive week. I may not be tying as quickly as I had hoped (maybe because I “over-tied”? Then again, … Continue reading

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Grandpa’s Travels

Yes – it’s late… But finished is the little lap “sweater” for Grandma’s birthday (and it was delivered to her ON her birthday – bonus!). Here’s the front again (better picture than last week on top of the dog crate). … Continue reading

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Another Little Quilt Finish…

… and a block and a WIP – but first the finish! As I mentioned last time, a co-worker is leaving on maternity leave (today was her last day) and a little quilt was in order. She’s having a girl, … Continue reading

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