Stitched By Me

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Tag Archives: AnitaGoodesign

Where Has The New Year Gone???

It is almost the end of March and this really is my very first blog post of 2014! It isn’t that I don’t have anything to share.  In fact, it is quite the opposite, I am keeping very busy.   I just have not been taking the time to document anything. My intention for this blog, besides …

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Baby Giraffes Baby Quilt Part 2

In this post, I will share my process of finishing the Baby Giraffes Baby Quilt. As I mentioned in my last post, I like lots of photos and details so that I can look back later and remind myself “how I did it”. I hope you learn something from this post as well. Once the …

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Baby Giraffes Baby Quilt Part 1 Deciding on a Layout

A couple of weeks ago, I decided to “squeeze in” a project. I have many UFO’s that I really need to work on, so I was hesitant to start a new project in fear of it becoming yet another UFO. Fortunately, I had a deadline for this one and finished it well in advance of …

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Do I Dare Start A New Project?

My plan was to finish a couple of my UFO’s and Projects in Progress before even considering starting a new project. Well….. The girl that has been cutting my hair for several years is going to be a first time grandma very soon and I decided to make a baby quilt for her grandson. He …

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Reporting In for First Week of March-A-Long

During the month of March, Darla, over at Scientific Quilter Podcast and blog is hosting a Quilty March-A-Long. This is a 15 minute per day challenge to do something quilty each day. At the end of each week, she invites us to report our challenge results on her blog, which will then qualify participants to …

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Christmas Town ~ a smaller version

After making the full size AnitaGoodesign Christmas Town wall quilt, I decided that while I had all of the threads and fabrics out and the designs loaded onto my machine, I would go ahead and make a smaller wall hanging. This one will be a gift. Our annual office “girls” party is in 2 weeks …

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Christmas Town Is Done!

This was a BIG project and I am so happy that I finished it in time to hang THIS Christmas.  I am also very happy with how it turned out. I actually completed this almost a month ago, already. I just realized tonight that I forgot to post that it was done. I must be …

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FNSI: Project Progress Update

I started this project just over 2 months ago. It is AnitaGoodesign’s Christmas Town. I was able to complete a few of the big blocks each week over several weeks, but now that I am on the smaller border blocks, things are going much faster.  All week-end long, including Friday night for the Sew In, …

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Friday Night Sew In

I missed signing up for the last couple of Friday Night Sew In dates, but I am signed up for this one, which is tomorrow night. I will be working on my AnitaGoodesign Christmas Town project. You are welcome to sign up and join in. Friday Night Sew In Check back Saturday to see how …

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My Biggest Embroidery Project So Far

I have been very busy stitching out the blocks for AnitaGoodesign’s Christmas Town project. There are 25 full size blocks, 40 border blocks and 4 corner blocks. So far I have completed 23 of the 25 full size blocks. I am making the 7″ x 7″ size blocks since that is the largest my machine …

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