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The Sweet Life in PB&J

The Sweet Life in PB&J

  *Click on any photo in this post to enjoy a larger view I finished the top for this quilt nearly 2 years ago when I was sewing along from the Simply Retro book by Camille Roskelley (awesome book by the way). And then it sat waiting for me to quilt it. At 92″ x […]

Beachy Retro Table Topper

Beachy Retro Table Topper

*Photos in this post may be clicked on to enjoy a larger view. Sun and sand; white fluffy clouds in a blue sky; turquoise seas; sand dollars and red crabs….it all takes me back to my roots in New England where I spent many a summer soaking up the sun and breathing in the salt […]

Vintage Holiday Quilt Finished

Vintage Holiday Quilt Finished

*Click on any photo in this post to enjoy a larger view Back in August I joined Fabric Mutt and several other quilters in a vintage holiday quilt along using Vintage Holiday pattern by Camille Roskelley for Thimble Blossoms (check out the Flickr group to see other interpretations of the pattern). This was a really […]

Garden Steps Quilt

Garden Steps Quilt

*All photos in this post may be clicked on to enjoy a larger view  I’ve been working on this quilt as part of a quilt-along being hosted by Clover and Violet (the Flickr group is here) for several months now. Each month we were provided with a small jpg image of embroidery to download and […]

Ahhhhhh – Swoon!

Ahhhhhh – Swoon!

**All photos in this post may be clicked on to enjoy a larger view I am beyond thrilled with this latest quilt and am grateful to Katy at Monkey Do (formally, I’m a Ginger Monkey) for starting the Swoon-Along and the companion Flickr group to help motivate me to get this one done (*NOTE: the […]

Quilt Story’s Block of the Mont...

Quilt Story’s Block of the Month (BOM) Club

I really love the online quilting community for their willingness to sponsor quilt alongs (QAL), offer free tutorials, and share their amazing quilts. Heather and Megan at Quilt Story are two crafty sisters who not only love quilting, but are willing to rally the community of quilters (I joined their Rockin’ Robin QAL last year […]

Rockin’ Robin Quilt – Pur...

Rockin’ Robin Quilt – Pure Bliss

All Photos are “clickable” to enjoy a larger view. Last night I completed quilting, binding and putting a label on my Rockin’ Robin Quilt which I started last year as part of a fantastic quilt-along hosted by Jen at Reanna Lily Designs, Anne Marie at Gen X Quilters, Heather and Megan from Quilt Story, Melissa […]

Summer Sampler Quilt COMPLETED!

Summer Sampler Quilt COMPLETED!

*All photos in this post are “clickable” to enjoy a larger view” Do you remember this quilt? I started it last summer as a quilt-along. I quickly pieced the top, but it took me until now to get it pinned and quilted. One of the big things I learned making this quilt was how to […]

Pure Bliss…

Pure Bliss…

I decided to join a terrific quilt along which is being hosted by Anne Marie at Gen X Quilters, Lisa Marie at That Crazy Quilty Girl, Melissa at Lilac Lane, Heather and Megan at Quilt Story, and Jen at Reanna Lily Designs. Even though I am late to the party, I could not resist the […]

A Little Quilting for Summer…

A Little Quilting for Summer…

I finally found some time to sit down and work on some quilts. One of my most recent lap quilts is nearly completed (just need to hand stitch the binding) and I’ll be posting about that one soon. But, I also decided to join a group of like-minded quilters over on Flickr for a Summer […]

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