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The Big Day

So yesterday, on Saturday, thirteen of us gathered at my house at 3:30 for one last look before the big reveal.  We folded it and put it in the bedroom so as to have a chance to tell the story … Continue reading

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Yay!

So, this afternoon we presented our quilt.  It was exciting and fulfilling and everything we could have hoped for.  That said, everyone chez nous is exhausted, so will post pictures tomorrow and hope you all have a good night’s sleep. … Continue reading

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Halfway round…

Binding should be finished before dinner. Quilting tomorrow from 12 to 5 at my place.  Emailed details last night. xo

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Trimmed and Half Bound

In reality, I never expected to get beyond cutting and joining the binding strips this weekend, so I’m surprised to say that the quilt edge is trimmed…. and the binding is fully attached to the front side:   Now to … Continue reading

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Saturday, again!

More quilting fun!  This week’s quilters:  Judy Doenias, Diane Rode Schneck, Mary Cargill, Andrea Murray, Maureen Hyslop, Doreen Mangan, and Mom and me.  The white triangles are done, plus lots of quilting in and around the blocks.  Now to put … Continue reading

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Saturday

We had such fun today!  First Mary Cargill and Diane Rode Schneck came over.   Then my mom, Nell Semel (with whom I have done every quilt I’ve ever finished) and Renee Fields stopped by and added several hours of … Continue reading

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Basting, basting, basting…

But not a turkey!  Happily, my lovely neighbor, Roz, brought me leftovers from her son and daughter-in-law’s feast.  Totally delicious, gluten-free, and way easier than making a Thanksgiving meal for myself. So, the layers are almost entirely basted.  My knees … Continue reading

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