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Happy New Year!

I can’t believe it’s January already!  Hope everyone enjoyed the holidays.  They sure did go by fast!  I tend to work a lot between Halloween and New Year as my company’s fiscal year ends December 31st and this year was … Continue reading

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Hand Piecing Purple Hexagons

I finally finished another rosette of hexagons for my Road 66 quilt from Di Ford’s book, Primarily Quilts.  I haven’t been doing much on that project lately, and I spotted the almost-finished block up on the wall yesterday.  I realized … Continue reading

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Still Sewing Stars and Hexies

I didn’t have time to do any major sewing this week, but my determination to take advantage of a few minutes here and there is really paying off.  I’m also finding that my goal to blog more often means that … Continue reading

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A Little Stitching on Father’s Day

I only managed a little stitching this week.  A nasty cold has been going around my office and Thursday was my turn to get it.  It really knocked me for a loop, so I’ve been taking it easy much of … Continue reading

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It’s Finally March

Although I was not sad to see February leave, it passed so quickly I still can’t believe it.  Here in New York, it has just been snow and ice and more snow and ice.  Getting around takes much longer and … Continue reading

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Snow and Stars

Here in New York, we are in the coldest, snowiest part of the winter so far.  It’s not my favorite time of year.  I love the four seasons we get here, and the snow is pretty around the holidays, but … Continue reading

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Kaleidoscope Blocks

I’m happy to say that I’ve been doing a lot of sewing lately.  I’m not finishing any major projects or anything like that, just taking advantage of whatever free time I can get.  I now carry my English paper piecing … Continue reading

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Time for Some Hand Quilting

As part of my ongoing effort to finish UFO’s, I have spent most of my sewing time this past week working on my little blue Lone Star. I’m determined to finish not only this quilt, but others I’ve started and … Continue reading

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Back to My Blue Lone Star

As I’ve been reading various posts this week about getting back to UFO’s and first finishes of 2015, I realized I have way too many WIP’s.  So, I dug out my partially finished Lone Star and decided to get serious … Continue reading

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