Anita's quilts, quilting, and some other stuff

Shhh…. don't tell anyone I'm poor. They all think I'm simply living frugal and green like everyone else these days.

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I have the first quilt of the year on the machine being stabilized. They say whatever you do on the first day of the year dictates what the rest of … Continue reading

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January 14, 2016 · Leave a comment

Mary R’s other quilt

I located the photos of another quilt finished in 2015 for Mary R.  I somehow missed posting about it. This one got stabilized by stitching around the squares.  I did … Continue reading

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January 11, 2016 · 2 Comments

I think I’ll live

I’m finally up and moving around a bit.  I’ve slept so much that I lost track of the days. I had the strangest craving for deep fried chicken wings that … Continue reading

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January 8, 2016 · 2 Comments

Flu

At my last doctor visit, Wednesday before New Year,  I had a flu shot.  I know these always make me feel bad for a day or two but I’m always … Continue reading

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January 3, 2016 · 5 Comments

Neda’s quilt

Neda loves really BIG quilts.  The ones she creates just barely fit on my machine.  She was unable to finish putting the border on so I did it for her. … Continue reading

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January 2, 2016 · Leave a comment

Another for Gordon

This quilt had me standing and staring for a couple of days.  There is lots of movement in the stack and whack fabric design. I thought it would be good … Continue reading

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January 2, 2016 · 1 Comment

Mary R’s quilt

This one is done with simple custom designs.  Everything was ironed and even. On the star blocks I did a stitch in the ditch and a line dancing design. Its … Continue reading

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January 2, 2016 · Leave a comment

Gordon’s quilt

Oh my!  Just look at all the precise piecing of all those points and curves.  He must have great patience. This quilt required a long stand and stare time.  If … Continue reading

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January 1, 2016 · 2 Comments

Ann’s quilt and shams

This is a quilt for one of the SC ladies.  I love all the hand applique these ladies do on quilts.  I haven’t the patience to do it myself. I … Continue reading

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January 1, 2016 · Leave a comment

Gordon’s quilt

This another one of Gordon’s quilts. I did line dancing on the pieced blocks. I did a leafy vine on the setting triangles. I did a smaller version on the … Continue reading

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December 31, 2015 · 2 Comments

Jeanie’s two quilts

One of the quilts got away without me taking photos.  The other is this one. I don’t know if its a pattern or not but I love the freestyle flowers. … Continue reading

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December 30, 2015 · Leave a comment

Pat’s quilt

I believe this is called a tree of life quilt?  I quilted another one like this back in June 2013.  You can see it here. I did a flower meander … Continue reading

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December 30, 2015 · Leave a comment

Susan’s quilt

This was an inherited quilt that Susan found in her mother in law’s things when her house was cleaned out.  Susan asked me to finish it as a surprise gift … Continue reading

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December 29, 2015 · 5 Comments

Bobby’s spooky quilts

These are two wall hangings Bobby made for Halloween.  The fabric glows in the dark. I outlined the skeleton with black thread then meandered the background. I’m sure some kids … Continue reading

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December 29, 2015 · Leave a comment

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