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Grandmother’s Flower Garden Quilt ~ Progress #14.5

So my plan was to have the quilt top all pieced together to show you this past Saturday. When I was laying out the blocks to see how I would sew them together, I realized that the Balloon Flower was missing it's embroidery. Not wanting to embroider on the block after it was part of… Continue reading Grandmother’s Flower Garden Quilt ~ Progress #14.5

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Grandmother’s Flower Garden Quilt ~ Progress #14

Progress #13 It was time to finish of the pieced basket blocks for this quilt project. While working on the flower blocks, I worked from a notebook with all the pieces for the blocks tucked into each sheet protector.  The balance of the pieced blocks were set aside to finish at a later date. Then… Continue reading Grandmother’s Flower Garden Quilt ~ Progress #14

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Monthly Mending ~ April 2022

Sweater: This black cardigan sweater is my go-to sweater. It can be worn with most outfits I wear to work. I am a woman ''of a certain age'' with all the body temperature dis-regulation that goes along with that age (read: hot flashes). Not only does this sweater see many days at work, but while… Continue reading Monthly Mending ~ April 2022

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Dolly Dearest: The under petticoat and the over petticoat are finished. They. Don't. Fit. The under petticoat really only goes 1/2 around. If it had been tried on before perhaps I would have made 2. the over petticoat doesn't go down over her head. It just leaves her arms stuck above her head. (sigh) You'd… Continue reading Workbasket

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2022 ~ Project Wish List: Quarterly Update

As March 2022 came to an end, I noticed that I had made a wish list of projects for this year. Until that moment, I had completely forgotten about it. :-/ I was very delighted to see that I have been making progress. Even getting close to being finished with some of them. Complete sewing… Continue reading 2022 ~ Project Wish List: Quarterly Update