Category Archives: Quilting

Happy Valentine’s Day!

Whew! Didn’t we just have Christmas?? I hope you have a lovely valentine’s day… maybe you will enjoy a piece of chocolate cake or a muffin today, with some hot tea or a cup of hot coffee… or you will … Continue reading

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Coffee Break

I need a coffee break. So, I am taking one.  And meanwhile updating my blog. I am exhausted. I have been trying to baste (using quilt spray) and re-position this quilt: This is my “Bright Hopes” quilt that I copied … Continue reading

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Reading and Sewing

I have had to rest a lot more lately and so I am reading a lot. I am enjoying Daphne duMaurier’s novels once again. I don’t know which one of her novels is my favorite; I like them all!  She is … Continue reading

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Grape Jelly

We had a superabundant grape harvest this year! We made lots of grape jelly and home-canned grape juice! I have been sewing tablerunners. I found a really quick and easy pattern at our local quilt shop and it works up … Continue reading

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I haven’t stopped stitching (I did more on Ann Grimshaw last night) but in the meantime, I made a small wallhanging for my niece.  I left one pumpkin for her to carve   🙂 My problem is I love my quilting, … Continue reading

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Something New

I met a friend at Price Chopper a few days ago. “Still sewing?” I asked. Much to my surprise and excitement, she told me that she is not only still sewing, but she will be opening a new quilt shop … Continue reading

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More Stitching

  I have made a lot of progress on my blackbird project! I also made a small tabletopper for a housewarming gift for my sister. The pre-printed panels make it so easy; just add a couple borders and do a … Continue reading

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