Stitched By Me

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Tag Archives: Wall Quilt

Finishing My Lone Star Wall Quilt

Small projects are great for learning new techniques. They are also easy to finish in a short period of time.   This one is a project from the Luminous Lone Star Craftsy class that I won, that I wrote about in my last post. The class project was to make a pillow, but I chose …

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I Am Committing to Assembeling This Top TODAY!

My version of Go! Be Dazzled started as my take along project for our quilt retreat back in April of this year.  Even though I took along about a million different emboroidery threads and did a TON of prep before leaving for the week end, this really was not a good choice for the event …

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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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Prep, Prep, Prep! A March-A-Long Update

Our week-end sewing retreat is coming up this coming Friday through Sunday. I chose a project with a TON of prep required.  The Go! Be Dazzled Quilt was actually designed as a 12 month block of the month project. I decided a little over a week ago that this was going to be my take …

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March-A-Long Week 2 Update And International Quilt Day

Happy International Quilt Day! I am participating in a quilty (for my updates, I am including all things stitchy) March-A-Long hosted by Darla of Scientific Quilter blog and podcast. The goal is to spend at least 15 minutes per day doing something quilty related. This is my update for what I did during week 2. …

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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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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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AAQI Raised $75,000 at International Quilt Festival

This is how many quilts were sold over 4 days at International Quilt Festival in Houston Texas.  One pin represents one quilt sold. Three of those quilts were made by me!   (Five went, three sold.  The other two will be available on the Quilts For Sale page.) Of the 2185 Priority Quilts that were offered …

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Are You Going To Houston For International Quilt Festival?

Unfortunately, I am not going.   Maybe some day, though. Five of the mini quilts that I made and donated to AAQI will be for sale there, so if you do go, stop by and see (and buy one or more) of the over 2,000 mini quilts they will have for sale there. Let me …

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