Stitched By Me

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UFO Finish!!! My Poinsettia Wall Quilt

I made my first photo entry into Tanesha’s   UFO Finish Along on Flickr. The Poinsettia wall quilt was started in a private class in the fall of 2011. My friend, Carole, saw the original quilt on display in a local quilt shop.  Carole tracked down the designer/maker of the quilt (Betty Hahn) and asked …

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Easy Street Left Overs (1)

I enjoyed working with the bright colors/prints that I used in Easy Street. I wanted to use them together in other projects. It was time to submit my entry for AAQI’s Quilt A Month Club and I decided this was a perfect time to use those left overs. I just picked a center and stitched …

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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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FNSI My Project Is Ready To Bind

This past Friday night was the monthly Friday Night Sew In hosted by Heidi and her cousin Bobbi. I almost forgot to sign up, but my new online friend Sylvia reminded me. Thanks Sylvia! I have been an embroidery and sewing maniac for the past couple of months. I need to post an update on …

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My FNSI Completed Project

I was sure I was going to get a ton of sewing done during FNSI, but in the end completed just one project.  It is probably one project more than  would have completed had I not  signed up. This is my March 2012 entry for the AAQI Quilt a month challenge.  I have named it …

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Colorful!

As I was looking through my stash the other day for fabric for a small project, I realized that even though I have tons of fabric and supplies, I really don’t have a good supply of just solid color fabrics. Joann’s was having a sale last week-end on quilter’s solids, so I picked up 13 …

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