Category Archives: quilting

Progress on Quilt & 2018 Calendar

Back in the day when my children were little I often made the “Jeweled” calendars from Bucilla.  I don’t think that Bucilla makes them anymore but I did find one that I like from Creative Connection, Inc.  They are fast … Continue reading

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DOVE Bandages

I have finished knitting two bandages this year. My goal is to have 6 ready when the call to send them is made – that is usually October.  and next… these are the fabrics that will be used for the … Continue reading

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Project List for 2017

My 2017 project list – it just keeps growing. Quilting Quilt for baby Cooper – must do!! Pick a BOM from resource center and make top Knitting Six bandages for DOVE – must do!! Last 2 car seat blankies from … Continue reading

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Adding the Hangers to the Ornaments

The week has not been a total loss — crafty speaking.   I finally added hangers to the Art to Heart Pin Up Ornaments. I found some variegated twine designed for scrapbooking — the color changes are fairly subtle — and … Continue reading

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More Potholders ….

a few more hotpads that I finished this week. and ….. The heart shaped hotpads were from a kit that I got online but sadly, I don’t remember the name of the shop.  There are few different patterns online for … Continue reading

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Salt Water Taffy Quilt

Salt Water Taffy Quilt – Complete!! I finished my Salt Water Taffy Quilt yesterday, I was hoping to finish before the end of February.  As usual, I love my new finish!! I did a lot of stitching in the ditch … Continue reading

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Salt Water Taffy Quilt Top – How to Quilt??

  Salt Water Taffy Quilt Top Quilt top is finished … and it is huge!!  I have no idea how to do the quilting so it will hang on the wall until something pops. The backing will be a favorite … Continue reading

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Salt Water Taffy Quilt Top Progress

Progress on the Salt Water Taffy Quilt top is looking good!!  The layout that I used is different than the pattern called for but the fabrics needed an alternate layout.  The first border is complete and I still need to … Continue reading

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Salt Water Taffy Quilt Top

For the past week, my available “crafty” time was spent working on Salt Water Taffy.  The pink and yellow blocks look yummy! It took much longer that I expected since I was having a huge problem getting a decent quarter … Continue reading

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New Start! Salt Water Taffy Quilt

The adventure through my resource center continues….  Salt Water Taffy from Penny Candy Press Over the weekend, I got all of the fabrics ready for a new quilt that I bought as a kit several years ago from The Quilt … Continue reading

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