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#IGMINISWAP Completed! Spools Mini Quilt

December 9, 2014

I don’t usually do swaps anymore.  It’s not that I don’t like swaps, I do.  It’s just time.  It seems like I am quilting more and more for work these days.  But I really like mini quilts.  And my new office has nothing on the walls except a few post-it notes.   So, when Sandy over in the UK asked for signups for a mini quilt swap on Instagram I jumped on the chance!  Check out the #IGminiswap on Instagram.  There are SO many cute minis !   My partner said she liked Bonnie and Camille.  ME TOO!  I’ve been wanting to make one of Camille’s adorable mini quilts so I took this opportunity to make her Spools pattern!  I used up all stash builder scraps.  Most of these are leftovers from my Stash Stack Club bundles from Pink Castle.  I’m happy that these are bundles that I’m actually using.  And this pattern is great for using up the little..

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Boats! Boats! Boats! – My Modern Quilt Guild Pattern for July

July 4, 2014

Hi everyone! I’m really excited that I’m finally able to show you my new quilt pattern!  If you are a member of the Modern Quilt Guild you are going to see an email today with this quilt in it: I call it, Boats! Boats! Boats!  Yes, it is a reference to How I Met Your Mother…  I had a hard time coming up with a name for this one but it does sort of look like a whole lot of boats.  Of course, after I had it all named, Kathy suggested Regatta.  That might have been better…  Good name or bad name aside, I really like this quilt! I used a lot of my scraps and most of the prints were from my Stash Stack Club from Pink Castle Fabrics!  There are a lot of old favorites in there.  And some new ones too!  This block has a little bit of glitter too, some Cotton + Steel XOXO with metallic ink…oooohhh. And this..

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