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To-Do Tuesday 113 Weekly Progress Update

 To-Do for the week of Oct 12th-18th: Stitch a Sashiko square with the speckled gold background possibly with another color thread. Nope Work on a large-scale paper piecing project that I just started last week. √Done Take the first day … Continue reading

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To-Do Tuesday 113 Weekly Progress Update

 To-Do for the week of Oct 5th-11th: Make some blocks for my Blakely SAL quilt top. √Done Make more ombré wonky stars for my Oct ’21 OMG project. √Done Stitch a Sashiko square with a totally different color scheme. √Done … Continue reading

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To-Do Tuesday 112 Weekly Progress Update

 To-Do for the week of Sept 28th-Oct 4th: Stitch a grey Sashiko square with variegated turquoise floss. √Done Write my October 2021 OMG post. √Done Make some ombré wonky stars for my Oct ’21 OMG project.√Done To-Do #1 This is … Continue reading

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October 2021 OMG

My October 2021 One Monthly Goal is to make a quilt top featuring a Northern Lights panel surrounded by wonky stars made with leftover fabric from my Ombré Lotus Quilt. I used HQ Stitch’s Make a Wonky Star tutorial to make … Continue reading

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To-Do Tuesday 111 Weekly Progress Update

 To-Do for the week of Sept 21st- 27th: Work on a simple I Spy quilt top. √Done Write my 2021 September OMG Finish post. √Done Cut fabric for our family Blakely Sew-Along. √Done Take a Quilt Edge Finishings online workshop with … Continue reading

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September 2021 OMG Finish

My September 2021 One Monthly Goal was to make a throw-size Christmas North Stars quilt for my sister-in-law, Sharon. When I visited California in July, I showed her the pattern, and she chose the muskox, the foxes, the reindeer, and the … Continue reading

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To-Do Tuesday 110 Weekly Progress Update

 To-Do for the week of Sept 14th-20th: Work on the Fritz & Fred Foxes block for the North Stars quilt for my SIL Sharon. √Done Stitch a grey Sashiko square with variegated turquoise floss. √Done Finish pulling fabric for our … Continue reading

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To-Do Tuesday 109 Weekly Progress Update

 To-Do for the week of Sept 7th-13th: Make the second block for the North Stars quilt for my sister-in-law, Sharon. √Done Start cutting fabric for the third North Stars block. √Done Write a post about my finished Ombré Lotus quilt. … Continue reading

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Ombré Lotus Quilt Finished

In early July I opened a newsletter from Purple Daisies Quilting and fell in love with the Ombré Lotus pattern featured on their website. It is a Needle in a Hayes Stack pattern featuring Ombré Bloom by V and Co. … Continue reading

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To-Do Tuesday 108 Weekly Progress Update

 To-Do for the week of Aug 31-Sept 6: Quilt and bind my Modified Fancy Forest Quilt. √Done Make the first block for the North Stars quilt for my sister-in-law, Sharon. √Done Start cutting fabric for the second North Stars block. … Continue reading

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