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WIP Wednesday

Another weekly update on my current Works in Progress 🙂 Sandy Orton Summer Sampler Talk about a throwback WIP! To give some background, let’s flash back to a post I wrote in 2010 when I was still living in MS: I have written before about my beloved grandmother’s cross-stitch, her only “win” ever, which now… Continue reading WIP Wednesday

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Citrus Biscornu Cross Stitch

I love sharing finishes, and today I actually have a FFO (Fully Finished Object) to share! I’ve had this Citrus Biscornu pattern from Satsuma Street Designs for a couple years, and I even had button options all picked out for it, but I finally got around to starting it in May.If you’ve never heard of… Continue reading Citrus Biscornu Cross Stitch

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Round Robin Quilt: Round 4

This year I’m participating in my first-ever round robin. The idea is fun: start with a square or strip for the center, then pass it around a group of quilters, each adding to it (borders or blocks or whatever they want) and passing it on to the next person each month, until it makes it… Continue reading Round Robin Quilt: Round 4

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WIP Wednesday

Another weekly update on my current Works in Progress 🙂 Citrus Biscornu Cross Stitch After finishing the top side of the biscornu, the bottom came together super quickly! Now that both sides are complete, I’ve pressed and hemmed each piece and I’m ready to start sewing the pincushion together. I’ve never made a biscornu before, so… Continue reading WIP Wednesday

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Quilted Drink Coaster Tutorial

Along with the hanging kitchen towels, my mama requested another item for around the house that I made several years ago: quilted drink coasters. They’re great to have around for drinks because they’re lightweight, don’t scratch any surfaces, and easy to toss in a pile or in a drawer to store… and if you make… Continue reading Quilted Drink Coaster Tutorial

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WIP Wednesday

Another weekly update on my current Works in Progress 🙂 Round Robin Quilt Last Friday my quilters guild had an Open Sew Night at our regular meeting place, and it was just the jumpstart I needed to tackle a couple projects I’ve been putting off. I brought Amelia along to get set up, and needless to… Continue reading WIP Wednesday