patchwork – life+running
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  • New(ish) Quilt Progress

    Well, I have another quilt top finally finished. I’m not particularly fond of the quilting, especially since the price of the quilting was far more expensive than I’d calculated. I’m pretty sure the person I had quilt it quilted it denser just so she could charge me for it, thus, ruining my quilt. It was […]

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  • Patchwork + Hot wings

    The patchwork class I taught Saturday and Sunday was a success. I even learned something. Two of the ladies in the class were hardcore quilters, but needed help figuring out how to pick fabrics and wanted a fresh look at things, which is why they took my class. I kept getting guff for not pressing […]

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  • mendocino progress

    Quite some time ago — okay, a realllllly long time ago — I posted some quilt blocks I had put together. Yes. I realize there was a 2-year time lapse there … This year I’m going through the giant pile of WIP quilt pieces and finishing them. I swear. For real. I decided to use […]

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  • 5, 4, 3, 2, 1 about chimes

    Hi. I’m chimes.  If you’ve been reading my blog and are just now figuring this out, well howdy. I’ve decided to try Craftzine’s 5, 4, 3, 2, 1 Profile questions.  Enjoy! One Project You Are Particularly Proud Of 1. My musical flowers pitcher. And the resulting photos of it.  I really miss my little brick […]

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  • craftathon

    We are moving again soon. And this weekend is the last weekend that I don’t have plans before the move, so I’m getting my last hurrah out of my system because all my crafty stuff has to go in storage as soon as possible. I started going through my craft stuff and decided to finish […]

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  • le bebe

    Did I mention that I make onesies?  I think I did a couple of other times.  I do, but I don’t sell them.  Just for gifts. Check this cutie out! This is my friend Dani‘s niece. She is TOO cute!  So cute, that I used the last of my wonderland fabric for her tie in […]