Tag Archives: WiP Wednesday’s

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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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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Kindergarten Quilts 2014

   This time every year, I spend a day and piece together squares that the local Kindergarten children draw on with fabric markers.  I baste the quilt sandwich with very large stitches and bind the quilt.  When it’s all done, … Continue reading

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Works in Progress

Life takes many turns and sometimes not for the better.  The past week has been a trying time for my family.  My mother suffered a stroke on Sunday and while she is alive and mobile, her cognitive ability and communication … 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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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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Mug Rugs & Coffee Cozies

I spent part of my day today stitching up some coffee cozies that will be Christmas gifts for teachers and all the others (hairdresser, aesthetician, vet) that I gift to.  I am always trying to find inexpensive gifts to give, … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday

I have been very busy this past (long) weekend. Between the (Canadian) Thanksgiving turkey dinners, I managed to piece the entire quilt top for my soul-sister (SS)! Here it is!  While it’s not my choice for a quilt (a bit too … Continue reading

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WiP Wednesday!

I’ve been furiously piecing these blocks… to make a quilt for my soul-sister and her hubby.  I’ve got all of the blue blocks finished.  Now I need to start on the rose/burgundy blocks.  There will be 16 total blocks and … Continue reading

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