WIP Wednesday: It’s dangerous to go alone! Take this.

carla Charity, Quilting 2 Comments

Over the last two weeks I’ve been very productive. I’ve finished my first major free motion quilting (FMQ). I showcased my very first one two weeks ago. Here’s the second – same loopy floral-ish pattern, but on a smaller scale this time (3″ squares instead of 5″ squares). I worked on connecting my flowers better and moving along instead of …

carlaWIP Wednesday: It’s dangerous to go alone! Take this.

WIP Wednesday – Tallahassee

carla Quilting 12 Comments

In my push to get the two quilts done for last weekend, I’ve let my twin girl quilts fall back on the list. Time to move them to the top again. 8″ finished “blooms” I’m using the Tallahassee paper piecing block, but I’ve resized it significantly. On Quilter’s Cache the pattern is for four blooms together to measure 12″ or …

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The terrible, horrible, no good, very bad day

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Do you ever have a day that just doesn’t go your way? I’ve been sewing all day, and with the exception of one thing, all my other projects have not gone well. What did go well? I put put a very tiny design wall, and finished sashing my small January Lucky Stars BOM. I put all four up so I …

carlaThe terrible, horrible, no good, very bad day