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Finished

This is one of my HeartStrings quilts and I finished the binding last night.

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After the binding was done I set it on the table to wait until today to photograph and kept stopping to admire my freehand Baptist Fan quilting. I just LOVE how it looks on our HeartStrings quilts and that its so easy to do.

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Finished

Pieced by AnnG – I love these Homespun HeartStrings quilts!

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Keith leaves this in a little while and my work table is already back up in the living room. I’m knitting now but after a massage this afternoon, I’ll trim, pin baste, and bind!

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Another gorgeous HeartStrings quilt

Hard to say you don’t like string quilts when you look at Beth’s from yesterday and this one from blocks pieced by Marianne!

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Aren’t I lucky to work with these other HeartStrings quilters making these beautiful quilts to donate?

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Finished

This gorgeous HeartStrings quilt was pieced by Beth and quilted with freehand spirals.

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It’s the first of 6 brought back from my GA trip for binding.

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Finished

My sewing table made it downstairs today … Ready to bind Bree’s Strippie

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And completed. The binding hand stitched as we listened to music tonight in front of the fire!

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I also got a backing pieced and started cutting the Drunkard’s Path quilt.

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Finished

Chesty and I had a quiet evening and I sat and bound this small HeartStrings top — SaraF recognized it as one she sent me to finish and donate. I’m glad she let me know, I was feeling bad about not remembering!!

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Is it crazy that I’m having fun quilting these on my regular sewing machine?! I have no desire to try a larger top but these small ones are fun and even though slooow seems to be in right now, I admit I’m motivated by finishes. Finished tops, finished quilts.

Patting myself on the back for another finish and thanking Stephanie for egging me on!

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Finished

This little HeartStrings group quilt is now done. Blocks by Marianne, assembled at the WI//MN sew-in and quilted and bound by me. Such a fun quilt.

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And I love how well the backing goes with the top … Just a lucky find at Joann’s.

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I’m leaving for Maine in a few days to attend a HeartStrings sew-in and I’m trying to get a few things done before I go. Quilting and binding this one has now been checked off that list.

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Finished!

I had so much fun making and quilting this little Strippie and am quite pleased with it. Simple things make me happy – like relearning how to quilt on my sewing machine and making a sweet little quilt that will be donated and wrap a child in warmth and comfort!

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Finished UFO’s

April’s

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March’s – which was finished late but now I’m caught up on my goal of finishing one UFO per month.

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Finished

This is the last HeartStrings top from the group in CA and it’s finished. I put the last stitches in the binding last night.

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I haven’t accomplished much sewing or knitting wise today. Too much time spent on insurance issues but we’re closer to getting some compensation from our insurance company.

I did manage to piece a back for one quilt and pull some yardage for another that doesn’t need backing. I’m falling way behind on piecing backs as I have 8 of my quilts and 3 non standard size HeartStrings waiting for backs.

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