Quilts

Seeing Stars Quilt ALong

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Pattern: Seeing Stars by Melissa Corry Fabrics: Vintage Christmas by Bonnie and Camille There are a few quilting blogs that I follow, Melissa Corry of Happy Quilting is one of my favorites! I have sewn a couple of her patterns and I think purchased just about every other one that are all on my wish […]

August One Monthly Goal (OMG)

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Pattern: First Blush Block of the Month created by It’s Sew Emma, sponsored by Fat Quarter Shop Fabrics: First Blush by Windham Fabrics Difficulty rating: ?? I signed up for this Block of the Month (BOM) awhile ago, in fact, I don’t even know how long ago, but probably just less than 2 years ago. […]

July Monthly Goal Finished +

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Pattern: Swoon by Camille Roskelly Fabrics: Nest Difficulty rating: ★★★★ Not only did I finish my July OMG, but I went above and beyond and FINISHED the quilt top! AND….. it’s been sent off to Melissa at Sew Shabby Quilting. I should get extra brownie points for that! Here is where I was when I […]

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 […]