Work In Progress Wednesday: The list is growing smaller

carla Charity, Quilting 7 Comments

I’ve made some serious progress over the last week. Not only did I get some backs pieced, I also went through and gathered all the fabric I was tired of, wasn’t in love with, or otherwise could part with and put it all in a bin for 100 quilts for kids! I am especially happy with my Tsuru Swoon backing: …

carlaWork In Progress Wednesday: The list is growing smaller

Tsuru Swoon top complete

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Tsuru Swoon top complete, a photo by zaydia {} on Flickr. I’ve managed to finish my Tsuru Swoon top! That was a marathon three days, but I got ‘er done in time for the MoCo Modern Quilt Guild meeting tonight which was my goal. I still need to tackle the back – I’m thinking a 48″ super swoon. I need …

carlaTsuru Swoon top complete

WIP Wednesday: Still Swooning

carla Quilting 9 Comments

I’ve been making steady progress on my Tsuru Swoon and am now done with three of the six blocks I need for a twin size. Here’s my latest: I finished the second block this past weekend: And the first at the DC Modern Quilt Guild meeting in June.   It just so happens that the first three ziplocs of pieces …

carlaWIP Wednesday: Still Swooning


carla Guild, Quilting 1 Comment

Yesterday was the DC Modern Quilt Guild’s sewing day / meeting at Finch Sewing Studio – a great space in Leesburg, VA. It was a hike, but fun. I managed to finish my first Swoon block – it turned out very different than I thought it would, but I still like it. It just goes to show I can’t really …


Work In Progress Wednesday: Swooning over Tsuru

carla Fabric, Quilting 8 Comments

*Note* Apparently all it took to get my mojo back was to whine about it LOL. After I got that out of my system I finally had a few new ideas – one I’m really excited to share! I’ve had the Swoon pattern for a while, and in turns I’ve talked myself into and out of it. It is a …

carlaWork In Progress Wednesday: Swooning over Tsuru