Monthly Archives: December 2010

Happy Holidays

I hope everyone had a wonderful holiday season. We are still out of town visiting my parents. It was nice to get to see some of my friends this past week. And of course eat food. LOTS of food. Unfortunately, … Continue reading

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Ack! Almost Christmas!

The holidays usually sneak up on me. Now that my classes are over for the semester I have time to get holiday things done. I can’t seem to find the Christmas cards that I bought on sale years ago in … Continue reading

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Cut Cut Cut

Yesterday, I made a trip to the quilt fabric shop and picked up some sale fat quarters and a few yards to coordinate in a zig zag quilt. I decided to take 6 of the fat quarters I got in … Continue reading

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Fat Quarters and a Quilt Top

Well, my package from Fat Quarters Shop came today: I must say I think I was a bit disappointed. They really aren’t my style and I was hoping for some fabrics that were a little more modern. But, they were … Continue reading

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Holiday Fabric Sales!

Yay for fabric on sale! I decided to try out buying some fabric online from Fat Quarter Shop. Since I couldn’t really decided I chose 2 Fat Quarter Grab Bags. It’s like my little Christmas present to myself! I love … Continue reading

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The Weather Outside is Frightful

So, I wasn’t thinking this morning. I was so excited to check out another quilt store in the area today that I forgot that the weather was terrible. As soon as I turned onto my street I realized the road … Continue reading

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World of Warcraft Coasters in a Snowstorm

UGH SNOW. Okay, Fine. Winter is officially here. We woke up this morning to a winter wonderland outside. We came to the in-laws last night to trim the tree. This morning I wanted to go see some of the quilt … Continue reading

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Stash Building

So, suffice it to say, I have no stash.  Well, I have a small stash of fabrics.  There’s: – a cotton pig one that I think my mom made boxers from in the 1990′s – a few yards of a … Continue reading

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My First Quilt – Baby #1

Names.  I’m bad with names…if you aren’t, please suggest one :) So, today I began my first quilt.  I decided to make a crib sized quilt and to make up my own pattern (how hard can it be??).  I sketched … Continue reading

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Quilted Coasters

I wanted to practice quilting small things so I picked out some cute plaid fabrics to work with from some Ralph Lauren Home upholstery fabrics. I took apart a fabric sample book and it’s perfect for small projects like this … Continue reading

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