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What Are You Working On Now?   General Discussion

Started 11/19/17 by MarciainMD; 179497 views.

Are the trolls in danger of being overtaken by gnomes?  I have been seeing a LOT of things about gnomes lately.  

LABFIEND said:

When I first read this I saw Troll Garden....

HA HA me too! 

LABFIEND

From: LABFIEND

Nov-22

JulietDeltaOscar (fixin2quilt) said:

Are the trolls in danger of being overtaken by gnomes?  I have been seeing a LOT of things about gnomes lately.  

No, think of the gnomes as the English cousins of the trolls.  Trolls still rule!!

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Cathy (cacnurse1)

From: Cathy (cacnurse1)

Nov-22

Very pretty.  Difficult to pick up the strip in the border.  Glad you got your quilting fix so you can go back to scrapbooking for a while.

I had this table topper that I had made for DMIL several years ago (which she put in a closet in a plastic bag to keep it safe....hmmmm).  Anyway, DD asked if I'd make her a Christmas tree skirt for her apartment - Viola!  Looks better as a skirt than a table topper.

Next I really would like to start working on this (from 3 Dudes website)....

or this....

or this as a miniature....

but I guess I'll be a good girl and honor a commitment to make a memory quilt using old receiving blankets - in pastels  - ho hum.  At least I already had some fleece backing that is the perfect colors.  I'm going to just do large blocks in a diagonal layout so it should go fast, then I can move on to the fun.

My grandparents put their first quilt gift (my first bed sized *supposedly* quilt ever) in a trash bag in the closet (to keep it nice). It came out when Grandma passed and they passed it back to me.

bornblesse2

From: bornblesse2

Nov-25

I just received a box with 2 sets of tshirts for my sister.  She lost her son last year, and I want to make quilt of comfort for her!  I should get these started, but I haven’t hardly touched my quilting lately.

ive had work and school book fair, and unfortunately, very little support for doing it.  This needs a new game plan next year!  I need a couple school parents to help set up and clean up!

Cathy (cacnurse1)

From: Cathy (cacnurse1)

Nov-26

I like that "to do" list you have.  The second one is my favorite.  I'm in a similar position.  Have to complete hand stitching down the binding on the t-shirt quilt I made for a friend before moving on to projects for me.  I have been doing so many charity quilts for the quilt group that my next project will be something for me.  

That was a great idea for re-purposing that table topper into a tree skirt.  Perfect!

Suze (casuzenn)

From: Suze (casuzenn)

Nov-26

neat modification to the table topper!

I agree with Cathy... I really like that second one too!

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