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Finished: Belts & Buckles (Pattern Release and Giveaway!)

carla Finished in 2015, Finished Projects, Quilting 8 Comments

Hello everyone! I can’t believe my last post was on New Year’s Eve! Where does the time go? Work has been absolutely insane, but I was able to carve out time to test a quilt pattern for Rebel Craft Media called Belts & Buckles, designed by Melissa Kirk (aka Tension Issues on Instagram). In celebration of the pattern release my …

carlaFinished: Belts & Buckles (Pattern Release and Giveaway!)

Work in Progress Wednesday: Slow and Steady

carla Charity, Quilting 3 Comments

Since I got hurt a couple of weeks ago I haven’t made a ton of progress. Lots of little things (and one big-ish thing!) but not a lot of substantial progress. I worked on the Star Surround QAL. I’m very glad I’m only doing one 48″ block – any more and I wouldn’t be able to keep up. There are …

carlaWork in Progress Wednesday: Slow and Steady

Work in Progress Wednesday: Injuries

carla Quilting 1 Comment

I had a slow week after hurting myself taking quilt photos this past weekend. I was able to get my HST’s and flying geese done for the Star Surround QAL, and I finished the Nurture Circle quilt before I got hurt. In addition, I was able to do step one of the flying geese for the flying geese quilt, but …

carlaWork in Progress Wednesday: Injuries

Work in Progress Wednesday: Quilting the Quilt

carla Charity, Quilting 5 Comments

This week I’ve really tried to focus on my Nurture Circle do. Good Stitches quilt. I got the backing done and the quilt based on Friday, and I started quilting it on Sunday. I got about halfway and stopped. I finished the quilting last night. It is straight lines every 1.5 inches, quilted with a King Tut 40wt light and …

carlaWork in Progress Wednesday: Quilting the Quilt

do. Good Stitches – NURTURE Circle – June 2013

carla Charity, Quilting 3 Comments

Hello ladies of NURTURE Circle! I’m Carla and I’ll be your quilter for this month. I’m new to the group, but I think I’ve designed a quilt that’s pretty neat. I envision this being for a teenage boy, so please keep that in mind when choosing your fabrics. Here’s the design. As you can see, I’m interested in “floating” geese …

carlado. Good Stitches – NURTURE Circle – June 2013