Tag Archives: WIP

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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Translation…. What I‘m Doing Right Now. For you Instagram-ers, you have probably already seen this hashtag.  It took me a while (and an online urban dictionary) to figure it out.  I am on the more experienced side of 40 but … Continue reading

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I’ve been making a few blue blocks using scraps for the RSC2014.  Blue is the colour for January and because I joined this challenge late (third week of the month) I thought I would only make one block for each … 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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Something’s missing….

So I’ve been working on my son’s quilt this past week.  It’s okaaaay.  I mean, I love the fabrics he picked out – very vibrant!  I love the pattern – in the books.  But now I’m starting to lay out … 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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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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Behemoth Tamed!

Well, she’s finally been tamed. After many long hours, very sore shoulders and a few choice words, I’ve managed to machine quilt this king sized quilt on a domestic Juki. I did an outline quilt pattern to emphasize the star … Continue reading

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