Tag 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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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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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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A Couple of Finished Quilts

Last time I teased you with a couple of pictures of my latest finishes.  Now I will let you see them with a bit more detail . The first quilt I finished was a birthday gift for my son (way, … Continue reading

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Teacher Gifts

It’s that time of year again.  Time to thank those folks who teach and guide my son, helping him become the man he’ll be. My son has 7 teachers in his rotation classes.  At Christmas I made (and blogged about) coffee … Continue reading

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Zombie Apocalypse 3.0

This is everything I will need to complete my next customer quilt for my sister-friend in Quebec.  This will be my third quilt made using the Zombie Apocalypse line by Riley Blake.  I love the little zombies in the design! … Continue reading

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