Monthly Archives: February 2011

Girl on Swing

When I made that giant quilt for Kate, I had a ton of scraps left over. Recently I found this tutorial and decided it was perfect for all those scraps! I quickly cut them all down to blocks and ironed … Continue reading

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Kate’s School Bag

My husband is a wonderful stay at home Dad who recently started a part time sales job that he can do at home. After the first few weeks he realized he really needed some daytime hours to do some work … Continue reading

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Birdie Stitches of the Month

I love embroidering but I don’t do it much. I came across this block of the month though that featured embroidery and the patterns were right up my alley. Here is block one: And block two: I washed the white … Continue reading

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Alexander Henry Baby Quilt

I know, I’m missing number 3. 🙂 I was so down to the wire on quilting that one that the only picture I took of it was in my car while I was driving to the baby shower. It’s the … Continue reading

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My Very First Quilt

After my little girl was born in 2009, I wanted to make something girly for her. I always admired quilting but thought it was WAY too hard for me, I didn’t even know where to get started. I came across … Continue reading

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Hi!  My name is Colleen and I’m new to quilting.  I started my very first quilt in September of 2009 and I’ve been on a quilting spree ever since.  I have a personal blog that I update with info about … Continue reading

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