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Thursday, February 22, 2018

Loving this Quilt

I finished the cross stitch quilt last week, but I can't show you it is a wedding gift from my customer.   But later, you will see it.  So......on with the next one, eh!! I love this Log Cabin quilt done by a lovely lady.
Her colour choices are fantastic, and keep the whole quilt soft. I also machine quilted this little one yesterday, (not quilted here)
You gotta love Jenny Doan!!!!
Well, just got back from a 4 Klm walk with hubby, now have to have tea and get to the sewing room!

Wednesday, February 14, 2018


Good morning that the excitement of the blog hop is over, I am settling In to work.
Right now, I am hand quilting a gorgeous cross stitched quilt.  I can't post it yet though, because it is a gift from my soon.
Besides that, I finished quilting this "Slash Block" yesterday on Lily...did a geometric design this time.
Closer...a Missouri Star pattern.
And I pieced this wall hanging...
This is an Attic Window from Jenny at Missouri Star...and working on the borders of my 100 club quilt.
This is what it is like...will post a pic when finished
I also have three customer quilts waiting to be hand quilted....and about 6-8 of my own...yikes!!!!
Ok.....finished this it is!

Saturday, February 10, 2018


Thank you to everyone who took part in this hop...had a blast!  And a big thanks to all who visited.
The random draw pulled out a winner for the gift certificate from Mad About Patchwork.  And she is!!!

  1. Two sweet projects; I loved both. The RicRac added a special touch to the pillow top. The other project is adorable with the branch and the hearts. What a talented hubby to have drawn those owls for you. Happy Heart Day.

    Congratulations LJ

    Until next time folks...take care.

Thursday, January 25, 2018

Put a Little Love in Your Quilt!!!!

I am really excited about this blog hop, because it has been ages since I joined one.  I hope you all join us in the fun projects being brought to you this week.  I want to thank Carol from for hosting this one...I hope she does it again and again.

I enjoy being on the first day..that way I am less apt to My project this time around is a little one, a cushion cover. I can't remember exactly where I saw this, but on line somewhere...someone had a piece similar and I thought it was soooo cute. Thank you to the person who posted it.
Here is my garden of hearts...
Isn't it just the cutest thing???  I made the hearts with my Go Baby and fused them on the fabric...appliquéd with a blanket stitch...added colourful ric rac for some fun! I machine quilted the background on Lily, my Coronet.

Now, I know I said I had one little project...but, I saw this on the Accuquilt site(similar) and couldn't resist.
This is done with the Go Baby for the heart leaves and hearts...and my husband drew the owls.  Gotta love him!! I stippled the background fairly densely to make the pieces pop.  The border has a heart and loop vine. Here is another pic...maybe you can see the border better.
This was so much fun to make, and I just love it!!!!!  Now......hope you are still here, because I have a nice giveaway for you.  I will draw randomly at the end of the blog hop for a $30. Gift certificate being sponsored by Mad About Patchwork.  A huge thank you to them for always being willing to play along with us.

Below, you will find the schedule for today, and the rest of the week.  Please visit everyone and let them feel the love.  Thank you for being here...enjoy the hop!
And please...if you don't have a blog, leave your email address in your comment so I can reach you.

*February 5*

Life in the Scrapatch <>

Freemotion by the River <>

Val's Quilting Studio <>

Marjorie's Busy Corner <>

Cynthia's Creating Ark <>

Vroomans Quilts <>

That Fabric Feeling <>

It’s A T-Sweet Day! <>

Elm Street Quilts <>

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

WIP Wednesday

GLinking up to
Hello we are mid week again, time files by way too quickly!  Today, I spent the afternoon with a friend having lots of laughs at ourselves!!  It was so much fun...

I came home, made supper and finished hand quilting this customer quilt.
Lovely piecing and colours in this queen size quilt. Tomorrow, another one goes in the frames.
I did quilt a baby quilt on Lily yesterday, but haven't taken a pic yet...maybe tomorrow.  We have one more month for blocks to finish our 100 club quilt....can't wait to show it to you!

Well, that is it for me this know I have a pile of quilts waiting to be quilted one way or another....right?  Have a good one....

Ok.....I got the baby quilt bound after I posted and here is a pic.

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

WIP Wednesday

Linking up to

Trying to get back into sewing after Christmas, but not motivated much.  I do have this one half hand quilted though...
A customer quilt...she did a very nice job piecing the colours!  I have a piece ready for the blog hop coming up next month.  Don't forget to join us...
I have lots of quilts to pin baste for Lily, so, I guess I need to get to it, eh.  Have a great week folks.

Tuesday, January 2, 2018

Starting the New Year Right

I got Christmas all put away...and a quilt in to hand quilt. I have missed this so much over Christmas.
This was taken with my phone, which isn't taking clear pics lately.  It is really nice bright royal blue with white and soft yellow. Was so nice to do a little quilting yesterday...back into the groove!
I have this one on Lily..only small so will finish it today.
Been walking in the woods every day...cold, but so nice in the woods.
You all have a wonderful New Year!!