Category Archives: Fabric

What I’ve Been Up To…

I know it’s been radio silence over here for a while but that doesn’t mean I haven’t been sewing.  I just wasn’t able to tell you about it. 😦 Now I can! I just returned from QuiltX in St. Marys, … Continue reading

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Gotta Love that Feelin’

I love that feeling when I’ve finished a task that has been on my “To Do” list for a long time. This is what I finished! This quilt was requested (way back) in January!  It has been haunting me ever … Continue reading

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Reveal of “Two Sides, One Quilt”

After many months of hiding and the occasional sneak peek on Instagram, I can finally reveal the finish of the double-sided quilt, “Two Sides, One Quilt”! From the first blocks to the finished quilt, this has been a labour of … Continue reading

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Sweet Dreamin’, Civil Rest

So, you know that old saying about the shoemakers’ kids having no shoes?  Well, that is also kind of true for this quilter.  I have probably made about 30 – 40 quilts in the past two years or so but had … Continue reading

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Summer’s Over, Back to Routine

I hear it all the time, “Where did the time go?”  Now, I find myself saying it!  With summer vacation over, time lends itself to a more structured routine.  Oh, how I love structure!  I had been having a tough … Continue reading

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Note to my Faithful Followers!

Dear, sweet, faithful followers of this lonely blog: As I’ve already told you, I’ve opened an online fabric shop called Fabric Please!  I will be updating blog posts from that site on a regular basis.  I will try to remember to … Continue reading

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I’m Opening an Online Fabric Shop!

I’ve been a bit pre-occupied lately and here is why… I’m opening an Online Fabric Shop! It’s been a long-time dream of mine to open a fabric shop.  About fifteen years ago, when Kitchener Textiles closed it’s doors, I nearly … Continue reading

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Oops, I left you hanging!

Back in early December, I had a giveaway on my Instagram account @pinprickedfingers for reaching 300 followers.  The winner of that draw was @nostalgiaquilter.  Congrats to Brenda. In the meantime, I was very busy getting ready for Christmas and in the … Continue reading

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300 Followers on Instagram! Giveaway!!

Wow!  I can’t believe I have 300 followers on Instagram!  As a very big thank you for your loyal support, I am having my first giveaway! One lucky winner will receive this bundle, which includes: 4 fat quarters from Free … Continue reading

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WIP – Red & Blue Quilt

My latest Work In Progress (WIP) is this red and blue quilt that I’m making for one of my nephews.  Again, if you are reading this, act surprised when you get this quilt! I used the last of my navy … Continue reading

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