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Cutting Into My Hand Dyes

Over the past couple of years, I have been playing, off and on, with hand dyeing fabrics. I am still experimenting with the dye process, so I want to keep my fabric costs down a bit without risking the quality of the end product. At the moment, I am using 120″ wide Premium Muslin. I …

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I Made A Decision On Easy Street!

Once I finished assembling the top of Easy Street, I needed to put it away for a while for a few different reasons. I just needed a break from it. I needed to decide on borders and binding. I didn’t want to make a rush and regret decision. I want to do the quilting on …

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Nearing The End Of Easy Street

I am not new to sewing. I used to sew my own casual clothes years ago (plan to do so again, soon).  I have made a couple of rag quilts,  I make mini art quilts for AAQI and I have even joined and quilted embroidered blocks into wall quilts. Until just recently, though, I have …

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Easy Street ~ A Quick Update

I thought I had until this coming Sunday evening to add my post link on Bonnie Hunter’s Easy Street Mystery Quilt Link up.  A little while ago, I read that the linky closes tonight (Friday).   Hmmm….     Just in case the linky does close tonight, here is a quick update on my progress on Easy Street. …

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Up To Speed On Easy Street ~ Week 4

It is time to for week 4 link up on Bonnie Hunter’s Easy Street Mystery Quilt Along. Well, I got off on the wrong foot with this week’s cutting.  I read and made notes of the cutting requirements for the flying goose units: 1. Cut 64 quarter square triangles from the PURPLE  2″ strips. 2. …

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Easy Street ~ Week 2 ~ Playing Catch Up

I am participating in Bonnie Hunter’s Easy Street mystery quilt along. Bonnie has set up a Linky page for people to share their week 2 progress here. The clue for week 3 will be released tomorrow morning and  just a few minutes ago, I finished stitching the blocks for week 1. To avoid counting and …

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Easy Street ~ I Am Joining In

Bonnie Hunter is hosting a mystery quilt along called Easy Street, and I have decided to stitch along (or at least try to keep up). I stopped at Joann’s on my way home from work today and picked up a few of the fabrics that I will be using in this quilt. My 2 yards …

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