Tag Archives: Fig Tree

Stash Report And Getting It Done

I just couldn’t take it anymore. Yesterday I finished the Market Bag because I didn’t want to have to think about it another day. I like the finished product, but I will never make this bag again. I made it … Continue reading

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Surprise Finish

I don’t know what it’s like where you live, but around here everyone is sick. There are a couple different bugs going around. Some people have the headache/nausea thing going, while others have the cough/congestion version. I can’t remember a … Continue reading

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The Short List

For all of us that have a long list of things we want to do and not enough time to do them, Vicky has started a group called “The Short Listers”.  Everyone picks 5 quilt related tasks she wants to … Continue reading

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Stash Report 11/11/12

Here’s where I ended up from having the Fig Tree top quilted.  Five yards in for the backing.  Four yards out for the backing, and another half yard out for the binding. I have a whole lot of fabric left … Continue reading

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Look What Came Home Today

My quilter (Karen) is SOOOOO fast turning those quilts around.  If she had a website I’d link to it because she also does a wonderful job and is reasonably priced.  I’ll never take my bed-sized quilts anywhere else.   You … Continue reading

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Creative Update 10/21/12

The sewing stopped after I finished the Fig Tree top.  I haven’t figured all the fabric used for that, so I’ll have to report it next week. I didn’t buy any fabric, which is good.  Maybe.  I haven’t come up … Continue reading

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A Sneaky Finish

Since most people read their email sitting down, I won’t worry about anyone falling over and hurting themselves, because OMG I actually finished something.   It was rather anticlimactic.  I woke up early and sewed the last border on the … Continue reading

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Border Saturday

No fabric in or out this week.  I meant to get to the quilt shop to get backing for the Fig Tree quilt, but I didn’t make it.  Maybe next weekend. I sewed the first border on the quilt yesterday.  … Continue reading

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Heading For The Borders

I finished sewing the top together last night and started cutting the borders this morning.   This is the point where I’m ready to be done with it and move on.  That seems to be the theme lately, with much … Continue reading

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An Easy Smile

Sometimes you have to find joy in the small victories.

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