Category Archives: Quilting

Quickie

Project Runway finale is on. Ah shit, that bottom left block. It looks much cuter in person & when set so the strips are diagonal. Crap crap crap!!!! I had to re cut 1/2 of that stupid red polka dot … Continue reading

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I'm a lucky girl

My piecing  is going well. Madison house Trees The colors kinda washed out in the trees 😦 . In person they make sense with the roses at top and then the greens getting darker on the way down. Hearts This … Continue reading

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Winter Rose

More progress: The reason you may not remember this one is I worked on it the very first football game of the season. The Steelers’ Thursday night season kickoff, nine weeks ago. And then I didn’t touch it again until … Continue reading

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Freakin' Steelers Lost

Pirate Quilt is being quilted, should be back to me by the second week of December. Plenty of time to attach the binding before Christmas. Famous last words, yes – but I SWEAR I’m going to get this done and … Continue reading

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Woot-hoo! Friday Finish

Well, I finished Thursday night. But I’m taking it in for quilting this afternoon after work. Fingers crossed that they can get it back in time for me to finish the binding before Christmas. It’s so ginormous because you have … Continue reading

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Time For Some Grog

It feels like this is the first time I’ve sat down all day. Of course it isn’t, my Master Lazy Gene would not allow that to happen. I finished up the Pirate Quilt top. Of course not the best picture. … Continue reading

Posted in Houses of Hawk Run Hollow, Quilting, Stitching | 10 Comments

Arrrrr 'Tis Sunday

And my Steelers don’t play until tomorrow night. I don’t care that they insist on sticking the Texans and Cowboys under my nose every Sunday; I’m not watching them. Unless it looks like the Cowboys will lose – at that … Continue reading

Posted in 13 Days of Halloween, Football, Halloween, Quilting, Stitching | 8 Comments

Building blocks

I discovered I bought the wrong edition of the book I need for the class. *sigh* My fault, I completely didn’t pay attention to the whole “second edition” thing. I’ve got the first edition, but I did find the second … Continue reading

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2 Down 4 To Go

I am referring to my 101 Quilt Class. I finished up class 2 this morning. Class 6 posted this week. It’s not completely assembled yet, that’s next lesson. Quilting 101.  😉 But I’m happy. Still not 100% perfect, but I … Continue reading

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Poison Pumpkins, Mutants; the usual stuff.

Loretta sent me an email saying her package arrived. This stocking is Deadly Nightshade and somehow a black pumpkin fit. I figure it’s poisonous too.  The black & burnt orange pumpkins were my favorite. Not to say the purple wasn’t … Continue reading

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