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Finishing Instructions

My quilt isn’t done, but it’s done enough to give finishing instructions.    Here is the first step — framing each block with background and then fat quarter strips. Problem:  I used WAY too much background fabric in my blocks along the way.  When I figured out how much fabric we would need, I was…

Modern Mini Quilt Entry

I loved the idea of this Modern Mini Challenge.  I didn’t think I would be able to get an entry done, but it looks like I’m squeeking in right before the deadline. I had the center done as a single block.  I was playing with paper piecing.  The center is about 6.”  For the rest…

Block Eleven Winners

What happened to yesterday.  Somehow it came and went just like today has about done.  We do have winners!  Our winners are: BGK44! PeaceLover2010! and Pauline – A Stitching Frenzy! Send me your address (either FlickerMail or kluckau@moosequilts.com), and I will get those out to you! Share

Condolences

I wanted to pass along some sad news.  Jovita, the designer of our fabulous quilt along block Make Mine a Double, had her twins a few days ago.  Unfortunately, she wasn’t due for quite a while, so her babies “are in the arms of angels now.”  While there isn’t anything we can do, perhaps it…

Block Twelve with Moose on the Porch Quilts

Yes, there was a mis-communication, and I have designed the last block.  Hope you don’t mind too awfully much!  I call this one Faceted Friendship.  Here’s my block: The small triangles are 2 1/2″ squares.  I have used three light green fabrics for the green triangles.  The instructions call for all of these to be…

How to Make a Queen Size Quilt at Hyper Speed

Disclaimer:  None of these ideas are actually recommended, but they have been shown to work on at least one occasion which may or may not have been yesterday. Make a baby quilt instead — Then you’d be done already, and there would be no point to this post. Make 16 blocks instead of 36 blocks…

Block Ten Winners

Looks like a lot of you are as busy as I am!  It was a smaller group of beautiful stars this time.  Among that group, we have two winners! First, the winner of the fat quarters from Nancy Miller is: purtercat92! And the winner of a quilt book is: k1rsty! Congratulations!  Email me at kluckau@moosequilts.com…