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Looks like I fell off the blog……

January 20th I posted the design wall and I haven’t had anything to say since!  I pretty much lost the mojo for quilting and without that I don’t have much to say on a quilting blog.  It all started (

Posted in Just rambling, Machine Embroidery

Thread tales, useless chatter!

For the last several years I have saved my thread spools so that I could tally my usage, then donate my empties to the local school for crafty stuff.  This years’ collection is pretty sparse, not because I didn’t sew

Posted in Just rambling, spools

Design Wall

My wall looks pretty much the same as last week….. this is a close up of the disappearing 4 patch. Most of this week was spent straightening up, the discard pile grew a little and several drawers are now tidier.

Posted in Charm (5"), design wall, Just rambling

The Treadle Machine—my 100th Post!

I have had this treadle machine for more than 20 years.   Mom got it from my Great Aunt Albia’s farm-house and passed it on to me, since I was the quilter in the family.  I never saw the machine in action,

Posted in Just rambling, Quilts

Design Wall Monday

Ok, so this really isn’t a picture of my design wall…..but it is what I’m working on this week.  My wide-angle picture isn’t so good, but this is the longarm (Annabelle) with eight ready to go quilts.  Six of these

Posted in Challenges, design wall, Easy Street, Go Baby quilts, Just rambling, Project Linus, Quilts

Stash Report Sunday

No additions this week!  But, no completions resulting in yardage used either.  This past week was a bad week here for electronic stuff.  Wednesday I opened something I should not have and caught the latest computer virus.  Thursday my Baby Lock

Posted in Just rambling, Project Linus, Stash report
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