Monthly Archives: March 2012

It’s done – the scrappy baby quilt to donate!

As promised, here are the absolutely, positively finished baby quilt pics. Quilting Yoda (aka Mom) worked hard to get this little thing finished so I can take it to my first official guild meeting tonight. I really like the yellow … Continue reading

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Horseshoes and Hand Grenades

What started as a plan to make a bed-sized scrap quilt, inspired by a quilt on the cover of American Patchwork and Quilting has turned into a baby-size scrap quilt to be donated to Project Linus I think this will … Continue reading

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WIP – Socks for Adam

I’ve been holding on to this sock yarn for a couple of years now. The price tag on the hank tells me it was purchased at Twist, a yarn shop in Wichita. I’m sure it was a trip with Amy. … Continue reading

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Arkansas Travelers

We spent most of spring break in Northwest Arkansas. We stayed in Bella Vista, but went to Bentonville, Rogers, Eureka Springs and went though Pea Ridge (a Civil War battlefield). One of the big reasons we went down there was … Continue reading

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Christmas in March

I finished this little guy a couple weeks ago. A blog post about it has been a long time coming – it took a while to get the proper pillow form (I tried just using polyfil first, no go), then … Continue reading

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Are you a monogamous crafter?

I have no human babies, but I have two fur babies and and multiple, constantly changing craft babies. I’ve dabbled in many types of crafts. Just out of college, it was scrapbooking. Just after marriage, it became knitting. Just recently, … Continue reading

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The blocks are done!

I finally got all the nine patches done and got them laid out so I can see what the full quilt will look like. If I can get my hands on some fabric that coordinates with the fat quarters I … Continue reading

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WIP – Unequal Nine-Patch Bed Quilt

The unequal nine-patch is coming along nicely. I have to make 30 nine-patch blocks, and there are only four I haven’t started yet. Depending on what today shapes up like, I might be able to get the rest done. The … Continue reading

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