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What Are You Working On Now?   General Discussion

Started 11/19/17 by MarciainMD; 189939 views.

the mat is lovely.  And right up your alley too, with your love of embellishment and alternative type processes.

I haven't sewn much at all in weeks, not since I finished DS's Koi/shark quilt.  He did like the quilt, took it back to school with him.  Though his first comment was "I don't like fish" - ha!  I have finished up 2 baby quilts for 2 baby showers this weekend, both for friends of DD.  Now I'm not sure what to work on.  I need to flip through my idea "notebook"  (electronic file) and see what strikes my fancy.  I did work on a little soft baby book that Judy A. tagged me on several weeks ago.  I may do a few more just to have on hand (posted in a separate thread).

CozyQuilts

From: CozyQuilts

Jan-12

Hello Everyone!

I haven't done much sewing since a 4-day marathon at Kiki's just before Christmas.  I have a lot to work on but haven't had the energy or motivation.  I need a kick in the behind to get going again!

But I did finish 2 tops along with the backings from 2013 and 2014 and those are now at the guild's stash.  They will be finished by the guild and then given to charity.  I also donated a Round Robin top that will also be given as charity.

CozyQuilts

From: CozyQuilts

Jan-12

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MarciainMD

From: MarciainMD

Jan-12

They will all make nice quilts.  I especially like the last one.

Pirate (PIRATE_SR)

From: Pirate (PIRATE_SR)

Jan-12

**fantastic** job!   That's a great sense of accomplishment!

CozyQuilts

From: CozyQuilts

Jan-12

Thank you !  The first two are from my Secret Sisters back in 2013 and 2014.  I just did the sashing.  The larger one with the Antique Tile is a round robin top.  I did the center and then 5 friends from all over the US did the borders.  When I did the center, it was intended for a child, so bright and happy.

latterberry

From: latterberry

Jan-13

All three quilts are absolutely stunning!  I don't think I could pick a favorite.  I really like how you can piece the top and have your guild quilt it to give to charity.  Great idea.  I'm.more of a piecer than a quilter so I love that plan.   Hope you get your sewing mojo back soon--sometimes we just need a break from it.

CozyQuilts

From: CozyQuilts

Jan-13

thank you Lynne!  Actually I just did the sashing on two of them as they were gifts from a Secret Sister many years ago.  I did the center block and other friends finished the borders for me, Round Robin.  I love how they turned out also but more that someone will be able to use them.  I gave myself permission this year to make the tops, and then donate the tops and backings to the guild and they will finish them for me.  Less stress for me.  

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