WIP Wednesday – switching to hand-work

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The last of my major sewing projects for the time being are done! I was able to finish the sampler for my friend’s wedding in June and create a clutch / EPP bag for me to use. I was also able to get help with a home project WIP that’s now complete and has totally changed my life. If you’ve …

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Perfect Quilted Tote

Finished: Perfect Quilted Tote

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I have several finished projects that I need to post, but I thought I’d start with a quick one. If you’ve been following me on Instagram or my WIP Wednesday posts, you’ll know I made a Perfect Quilted Tote for the Tote Bag Swap at MidAtlanticMod. Robert Kauffman provided Essex Linen for us to use. The pattern is from Elizabeth …

carlaFinished: Perfect Quilted Tote

Wrong in the Head

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Yep. There’s something seriously wrong with me. I got this new book… and every time I think about it or look at it, I think I’m going to lose my shit. It is called 100 Any-size Star Blocks. It has some of the most complicated paper pieced stars in it! Yes. I love paper piecing that much! The entire book …

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Swaps!

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One of the reasons I started this blog was to be a more active participant in the quilting communities I’ve read about on other blogs. I love the culture of fabric and mini swaps, and have been lucky enough to participate in two swaps so far. The first is the Low Volume Charm Swap 2 hosted by Lori H. Designs. …

carlaSwaps!