Briar Rose Giant Star

Finished: Briar Rose Giant Star

carla Finished in 2014, Finished Projects, Quilting 3 Comments

** If you’re looking for my Blog-o-versary giveaway, it’s this way! ** I’ve finished my Briar Rose Giant Star quilt inspired by Jeni’s great tutorial. The fabrics used are Briar Rose by Heather Ross and Essex Linen Yarn Dyed in Black (a 50/50 blend of cotton and linen). I added a thin border to the star and then a piano key border …

carlaFinished: Briar Rose Giant Star

WIP Wednesday: MAGFest and a full accounting

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MAGFest was this past weekend so I haven’t gotten a lot of sewing done since New Year’s Eve when I spent most of the day quilting my Briar Rose Giant Star quilt. Related to MAGFest, I’m thrilled to announce that my Link Pixel Quilt sold for $675 at the MAGFest / Child’s Play charity auction! My friend Ian was the winning bidder, …

carlaWIP Wednesday: MAGFest and a full accounting

WIP Wednesday: Not enough hours in the day

carla Charity, Quilting 2 Comments

I’m at the point where there aren’t enough hours in the day between my day job, prepping for MAGFest, packing for a weekend trip, and sewing. We even had a “snow day” yesterday, but really I had to telework instead of sew all day. Friday I was home and managed to get labels put on to my Nurture Circle Swap …

carlaWIP Wednesday: Not enough hours in the day