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Moda Bake Shop Tutorial – Summer Fresh Pillowcases

Yesterday I had a tutorial post at Moda Bake Shop for some fun pillowcases using some yardage and a honey bun!  I wanted to help out with the 1 Million Pillowcase Challenge so I came up with this idea.  I like this challenge because you donate the pillowcases near or far to the organization that…

Block Twelve Winners — and a note about the last drawings

Wow!  The last block is officially finished!  Love seeing all the finished quilts coming in — especially all the different settings!  So fun!  We have four winners today.  The first three will get one of my patterns.  I guess they will be a surprise since I need to get on the ball and get them on…

Play Time

This morning as soon as I came in from my morning constitutional, (I don’t know what that means either.  I was on a bike ride.) the baby was playing with her daddy, so I ran straight downstairs and finished my quilt!  I had dreams of this becoming a UFO, and I didn’t want that to…

(Temporary) Abdication

Sometimes when I feel overwhelmed, I just have to put everything aside and do something else.  I suppose that I am abdicating my responsibilities, but only for a couple hours or so.  Jewel’s Arm Candy (Flickr name) posted this quilt on the flickr discussion board after block 11.  HERE’s the link in case you are…

Fun Back Packs for Summer or for School

A month or so ago I made some backpacks I forgot to share.  With some minor changes, they would be fun for school.  My family has gotten into triathlons.  Most of my siblings and spouses do one or two of the short ones each year.  Some of our children are getting old enough to want…

Finishing Instructions

Here’s my finished quilt top: Yeah!!!  It’s size is 58″ x 72″  here are the instructions to make your quilt this size: Cutting Instructions: 1)  From the background/sashing fabric, cut 12 — 2 1/2″ strips. 2)  Take 6 of the 2 1/2″ strips and cut them into 17 — 2 1/2″ x 12 1/2″ sashing…