Tag Archives: FMQing

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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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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It CAN be done!

Like you, I’ve seen the magazine, the TV show and read the blogs… Quilt in a Day!  I used to read those words and say, “yeah, right, as if!”  Well, I am here to say… It CAN be done!  I … Continue reading

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Cushions for Christmas – link up

I celebrated my family’s Christmas last Saturday and all the pillows/quilts were gifted and everyone seemed to like them!  Because this is a post for the link up for Ms. Midge’s Cushions for Christmas Blog Hop, I’ll limit it to just … Continue reading

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Christmas List – Checking it twice

I’m a list person. I make lists on paper then make new lists on my phone to remind me of the other lists because I misplace the paper. Thank goodness I haven’t ever misplaced my phone! I thought, with the … Continue reading

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Unlikely Inspiration Inspiration is a funny thing.  I get it from very obvious places (other blogs/Pintrest/nature) and from unlikely places (gun barrels/sizzling bacon/a pile of dirty laundry).  Some day maybe I’ll explain all of these inspirations and what I have … Continue reading

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FMQing – Just Messin’ Around!

I’ve been busy the last couple of days sewing up little gifts for Christmas! I haven’t been feeling very well (flu or something) so I’ve been getting a late start on my sewing each day.  I ended up taking the … Continue reading

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Halloween Fun!

Yeee Gads! I’ve been so busy reorganizing my stash and scraps that I haven’t sat at my sewing machine for two whole weeks! Here is what my yardage looks like now that it is all in place. And all of … Continue reading

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More squishy mail!

More mail arrived this week! I bought some scrap bags from Heather at Quilts in the Queue. Not only did I end up with a decent selection of scraps, some were actually full fat quarters! There are quite a few … Continue reading

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Today was a Play Day!

Today was a complete play day! I had the day off work and planned on getting this quilt basted and the quilting started. I did manage to baste it and I started quilting, then ripped it out, then started again … Continue reading

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