Category Archives: Quilting

Zig Zag Quilt is finished!

I haven’t yet had time to take a good full picture of the finished product, but the zig-zag quilt is now finished and at home on our bed.  This is a large queen size quilt, so I’m going to have … Continue reading

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Nubees Blocks for February

I’ve recently joined yet another online bee.  This bee is great for a short-term commitment.  It only lasts a month, which means the sewing of the blocks has to be fast and easy, but I’m not committed for an entire … Continue reading

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My first quilt on a machine and a whole new outlook on machine quilting

In the past, I’ve always hand-quilted– probably because my grandmother taught me, and that was just the way I have always done it.  It was even a stretch for me to start machine piecing at a certain point.  I felt … Continue reading

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Nubees block received

This is the second awesome block I’ve received from the Nubees swap that I’m in.  I love the fabrics– they’re much better in person than in the picture.  The white fabric also has a swirly mod white-on-white design. To top it … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday

This posting is a little late, but we’ve been car shopping this week, so I’ve been busy.  I was getting ready for bed last night, and this idea just popped into my head, so I went to my sewing room … Continue reading

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Ruby Mosaic Quilt

      I absolutely fell in love with this quilt from Moda Bake Shop.  In fact, this was the first quilt I made after discovering designer quilt fabric.  Yes, until quite recently I lived in the limited world of Joann’s.  Boy … Continue reading

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We Bee Learning: February Log Cabin Block

The hostess for this month requested a simple log cabin block made with girly colors and fabrics and a solid black center square.  This block was very simple and followed the tutorial found here.  They’re all 2.5″ strips, unfinished, and … Continue reading

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