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The 7 Day Challenge Day 5: Marmalade Parade

Day 5: Here’s another of my picnic quilts, Marmalade Parade.  The original pattern is by Michelle Settle of Keller, TX.  Her quilt is a 17″ miniature and was juried into the Houston International Quilt Festival and also won 3rd place at … Continue reading

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The 7 Day Quilt Challenge Day 4: Candy Necklace

Hi there, I’m writing my post earlier today… my husband, David said I had incomplete thoughts and typos in my post last night!  I was really sleepy after all the walking we did yesterday at the Mid-Atlantic quilt Festival in … Continue reading

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The 7 Day Quilt Challenge Day 3: Small Wall-hangings

For this challenge, I hope it’s okay to group images of my quilts… In 1993, I learned to hand quilt on small projects. I quilted a Nefertiti wall-hanging using multiple colors of thread to show off her necklace, headdress and face.  I won … Continue reading

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The 7 Day Quilt Challenge: Day 2 Winter’s Romance

I love two colored quilts and I’ve always been drawn to the colors – red & white (my Jr. and Sr. High School colors).   In 2007, I designed this quilt using Electric Quilt software.  The blocks are Feathered Stars with Kansas Trouble corner … Continue reading

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The 7 Day Quilt Challenge: Day 1

Some friends of mine have been challenging each other to post quilts to Facebook for seven days.  I received my challenge form Deb Sanger with the comment… “The hard part is to choose only 7; LOL!”  Well she’s right, I’m … Continue reading

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Beans and Corn for my Valentine!

It’s almost Valentine’s Day and I wanted to make my husband, David a new quilt!  His other quilt is beginning to look really warn.  I quilted this myself in 1999 by hand outlining the Bow-tie blocks and meander quilting the border with a monofilament … Continue reading

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Mrs. Billing’s Coverlet

I saw this quilt in 2014 while at the 40th Anniversary of the International Quilt Festival: Ruby Jubilee… Mrs. Billings Coverlet. She is a beautiful antique medallion quilt with 13 border rounds.  I purchased my pattern & rotary cutting templates … Continue reading

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