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Finished: Denyse Schmidt Wedding Sampler

carla Finished in 2014, Finished Projects, Quilting 2 Comments

You may remember that just before my surgery, during Mid-Atlantic Mod and the week afterward I pushed hard to finish my Denyse Schmidt wedding sampler top. Well, it was finished beautifully by my longarmer up in New York and I was able to take it with me on the plane to Santa Fe, New Mexico when I went to their …

carlaFinished: Denyse Schmidt Wedding Sampler
Nani Iro Double Gauze

Finished: Nani Iro sister quilts

carla Finished in 2014, Finished Projects, Quilting 1 Comment

My cousin got married in a beautiful wedding last spring. At the time I had only been quilting about six months and I wanted to make a quilt but I didn’t want to step on anyone else’s toes if someone more experienced than I had already offered. I pulled my cousin aside during the reception and nervously asked if she …

carlaFinished: Nani Iro sister quilts

WIP Wednesday – switching to hand-work

carla Quilting, Sewing 2 Comments

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 …

carlaWIP Wednesday – switching to hand-work

WIP Wednesday – Slowly but Surely

carla Quilting 5 Comments

It’s been several weeks since I posed a WIP Wednesday, so let me get caught up. I don’t have a lot of pictures, but I did get a few things done. First and foremost I quilted and bound two of my Nani Iro quilts, the wedding quilt and the one for me. The wedding quilt has been gifted to its …

carlaWIP Wednesday – Slowly but Surely

WIP Wednesday: All basting all the time

carla Quilting 1 Comment

It feels like it has been all basting all the time around here, but that was really just Monday night. Since last Wednesday I have finished putting the sleeve on HST Journey and dropped it off at the gallery to be hung (the opening is Saturday, I can’t believe it!) On Saturday I also finished my Waterfront Park top, pre-washed …

carlaWIP Wednesday: All basting all the time