2019 projects

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  1. Feb 17, 2019 #1

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    Might as well start a new projects thread for the new year.

    I'm working on an exchange block project for quilt guild. We made and exchanged triangle pieces to be used in any project we want. I had enough triangles to make 6 blocks plus I made 6 plain blocks to coordinate. Still working on it, need to add two borders then layer and quilt.
     

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  2. Feb 24, 2019 #2

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    I'm working on a panel quilt next. Actually got the panel by mistaken, so ordered some discounted pre-cut coordinates, and I'm putting something together.
     

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  3. Feb 26, 2019 #3

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    felt food.jpg That's cute! Skeps are among my favorites.
    I got a pattern to make felt food. I had wool to make two pieces, to see if I would like the pattern. It's fun and easy so I have ordered wool to finish the set. It is a hamburger with deviled eggs. So far I have made the patty and two pickles.
     
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    felt food2.jpg I got the tomato and bun finished. when I ordered the felt, I forgot to get white, so had to spend more $$ getting white to make the onion. Can't have a hamburger without onion!
    Chandab, did you see the paperdoll quilt? It is an appliqued doll on a child's quilt and extra outfits can be ordered to go on it. Looks really cute! https://paperdollblanket.com/
     
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  5. Apr 27, 2019 #5

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    Finished the bee quilt and sent it off to it's home.
    Been working on this quilt as you go project for myself for too long, and I still have a little to go, but here's a picture of a 1/4 of it.
     

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  6. May 3, 2019 #6

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    My big, frustrating project is done, and I love it, mistakes and all (it's for me).
     

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    Beautiful quilts chandab. Love the blues. Blue ribbon Blue!
     
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    I don't know how quilt as you go works. It looks really nice!
    I've begun an applique quilt project. It will take me a loooonnng time, but there is no hurry.
    Starting to get my button competition cards ready. They are mind-bending.
     
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    I love it too, blue is my favorite color. Did you enjoy this method of piecing at all or find it more than just frustrating, I have never tried it.
     
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    I have little patience to start with, so this tried my patience. It was sewn/quilted block by block, then each block sashed together. I sashed into rows, then did quarters, then the last couple sashes to complete it; I did not follow the directions exactly, and I don't think it would have made a difference if I had. I'll link the pattern I "mostly" followed, so you can check it out and see if it's something you want to try. I think for me it would be better, to perhaps make in larger sections, then sash those together; rather than block by block. Block by block was lots of pinning and lining up and sewing lots of seams.
    http://quiltingdigest.com/finish-th..._0Z4Icf8goNK_PRUgATNC1qkhgeB1nB3u7ymySLCxYFFY
     
  11. May 18, 2019 at 5:42 PM #11

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    Two quilts completed and a third almost done, just binding left.
    All three are available.
    The red and white is now about twice as wide, I think; the pic only shows 3 rows, but I can't remember how many rows are in it.
    The purple as white is now completed and to be bound shortly; it has a row of borders around it not pictured.
    And the horse quilt is complete.
     

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