Quilts

Nevada Promise Quilt

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Pattern: Promise by Trish Poolson  (modified a little) Fabrics: Island Brights from Island Batik and some assorted from my stash Quilted by: Melissa Kelley of Sew Shabby Quilting Time to sew: one long weekend Difficulty rating: ★★ I volunteer with a girls youth organization, International Order of the Rainbow for Girls (IORG)- check it out […]


July One Monthly Goal (OMG)

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Pattern: Swoon by Camille Roskelly Fabrics: Nest Difficulty rating: ★★★★ All my “must sew” is done and now I get to go back to my “fun” sewing. First on my list to complete is my Swoon quilt. This has been on my wish list for awhile and I got 5 blocks made a couple months […]

June OMG complete

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Pattern: Basic zipper bag Fabrics: Various fabrics from my stash Time to sew: about 30 minutes each Difficulty rating: ★ My One Monthly Goal (that I could talk about) was to finish these 50 zipper pouches to be used as a gift in a couple weeks. I had a young girl come over and help […]

Swoon Block #2-5

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Pattern: Swoon by Camille Roskelley Fabrics: Nest by Lella Boutique Time to sew: about 2 hours Difficulty rating: ★★★ I haven’t posted for awhile, but I am super busy doing some secret sewing. I volunteer with a youth organization and every year at this time I am busy sewing dressed for the girls. This year […]

Grandkids and Baby Goats

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I spent a fantastic weekend and not a stitch of sewing got done! I spent the weekend at my oldest daughters house with 6 of my grandkids, 4 daughters, 2 horses, 5 goats (3 of which are babies) 21 chickens, 4 dogs, 3 cats (I feel like I should say and a partridge in a […]

Swoon Block #1

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Pattern: Swoon by Camille Roskelley Fabrics: Nest by Lella Boutique Time to sew: about 2 hours Difficulty rating: ★★★ I have wanted to make a Swoon quilt forever. I keep looking (and drooling) at other people’s quilts and think “some day”. But, I struggle with what fabric to use for a certain pattern. Somehow the […]

Ten Little Kitties

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Pattern: Smitten Kitten by Sew Fresh Quilts Fabrics: Variety from my stash Time to sew: about 30 minutes each block Difficulty rating: ★★ I posted earlier about my mishaps with my Smitten Kitten block, but take a look at my blocks now! Aren’t they the cutest things! Once I figured out what I was doing […]

Sewing Day

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Pattern: Smitten Kitten from Sew Fresh Quilts Fabrics: various from stash Time to sew: – well, it depends (read below my story) Difficulty rating: ★★ You know how sometimes you just can’t figure something out?! Well, today was one of those days. I’ve been wanting to make Lorna’s Smitten Kitten pattern for one of my […]

Neverland Quilt for Becky

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Pattern: Cascade by Cluck Cluck Sew Fabrics: Neverland by Riley Blake Quilted by: Melissa at Sew Shabby Quilting Time to sew: about 2 weeks, off and on Difficulty rating: ★★ My youngest loves Peter Pan so when I saw this material I knew I had to make her a quilt out of it. I sent […]