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Round N Round Baby Quilt

I’ve got one last finish to share: a Round N Round baby quilt for my baby boy, due to arrive very soon! Many of my quilts have a similar story: I start and stop and start again, sometimes because I get stumped, sometimes because another quilt (or craft or book) catches my eye, and usually… Continue reading Round N Round Baby Quilt

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QAYG Cathedral Window Quilt

I’m so happy to finally share this finished quilt: my QAYG Cathedral Windows quilt is done, done, done! You’ve seen this one repeatedly in WIP Wednesday posts… dating all the way back to 2017!  It was originally intended as a play mat for Amelia but mermaids and frogs and birds are perfect for a baby… Continue reading QAYG Cathedral Window Quilt

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Spring Garden Party Cross Stitch

Today, a double finish to share: not only is the Spring Garden Party pattern all stitched up, it’s actually hanging on the wall! Seasonal projects are always fun to work on because they help me enjoy the current season while slowly making progress one stitch at a time. This one was no exception, and of… Continue reading Spring Garden Party Cross Stitch

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Merry and Bright Cross Stitch Cube Finish

I clearly remember finishing this Merry and Bright cross stitch pattern one cold January afternoon in the haze of life with a newborn while Amelia napped for a rare four-hour stretch. I never knew if I’d have a couple minutes or a couple hours, but any time to myself was a luxury. Almost a year… Continue reading Merry and Bright Cross Stitch Cube Finish

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Costume Club Cross Stitch Cube Finish

Another finish, just in time for Halloween! I finished stitching this adorable pattern last year but just finished it up last week. I am still loving these super easy cube finishes! I bought a few fun embellishments from JoAnn’s and then gathered all my faux gourds together for a little photo shoot on the front… Continue reading Costume Club Cross Stitch Cube Finish

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Happy Birthday Cross Stitch Cube Finish

Double whammy today: not only a pattern finish but a finished object! I finished Amelia’s Happy Birthday cross stitch during naptime on her birthday yesterday, and finished the cube last night. I had to wait for daylight to take photos, and here it is! I loved the easy cube finish that I did for the… Continue reading Happy Birthday Cross Stitch Cube Finish