Category Archives: Piecing
Sunday, I worked on the A-B-C Challenge back. I finished the top on Saturday and got busy with the back on Sunday. It took forever. Well, it seemed like it took forever. I think I was just tired. I took … Continue reading
Yesterday I detailed all the BFSI comments you wrote (keep ‘em coming!) and the prizes I gave away. I actually did get sewing done, which was great. I don’t feel like I got as much sewing done as I would … Continue reading
You will be pleased to know that the sashing drama is over. The quilt top is double sashed. “Double sashed” means that I have sashed each block and then added sashing between the blocks. I did not chunk this quilt … Continue reading
As you might remember there were good comments on the next to the last post I wrote about the border of this quilt. Rhonda was right, not that I doubted her, of course. This quilt looks a lot better with … Continue reading
I have made some more progress on the English Paper Piecing Project I told you about in August. I make about one of these stars per night depending on whether I have basted the half hexagons beforehand or not. Faye … Continue reading
A few days ago, I gave a little sneak peek at my newest hand project.My quilter is quilting very slowly so I don’t have a lot of bindings to do and it is very hard for me to sit in … Continue reading
This is what my new hand project looks like.
This is a fabric I bought at Quiltology. I didn’t have the blocks with me, but I thought it might work. In the end, a person has make visually decisions visually. Looking at it with the blocks on the design … Continue reading
I thought this was an interesting design and thought it would be great challenge to try to piece it. It is from a piece of furniture.
After not having much time to sew, as described previously, I spent a lot of time sewing over the weekend. In fact, aside from a quick trip to dinner and a movie with my favorite date and a few other … Continue reading
It is hard for me to sew during the week, but I am making some progress.The iron issue is not resolved, so I have to figure that out (return current iron, which stinks to high heaven when on), but I … Continue reading
What I want to rant about is a very bad and getting worse customer service experience that has nothing to do with quiltmaking. I need to get over it (or at least put it out of my mind), delve into … Continue reading
I know I am trying to finish the Flowering Snowball, but the hand piecing is slowing me down. Since th cut squares and triangles were sitting right by my machine, I just started sewing them together. I just needed to … Continue reading
This photo shows how this project started. Well, really it started as a Kate Spain Terrain Jelly Roll, but then I sewed it into a quilt top using the Jelly Roll Race idea and it ended up looking like a … Continue reading