16 March 2014

Progress but no finishes

This week is left me feeling very blah.  Between the coldness and then a could really nice warm days, I truly think I am so over winter.  I have not completed anything this week but have a lot of projects at various stages. 

I finished the quilting on my Annie quilt the other day, just need to finish hand sewing the binding to the back.  

I loaded my Pantone Challenge Quilt/The Library Project Goal, on the frame and got started quilting.  I have till the 21st to finish this one in order to be able to link up with the challenge.  I have no real plan for the quilting of this one.  I was just going to just do straight line quilting but then I decided to mix it up.   Should of just stuck with the straight line would of been done with it already.  

I am testing another pattern for Aria Lane so I have been doing a lot of cutting.  Can't wait to be able to show this off. 

I finished three of five blocks for my Star Light Star Bright Quilt.  The other two are close just some points were off to much for me so I had to rip them apart and start over.  Hoping to have this on the frame by end of next week so I can finish it before the end of the month since it is my goal for March at Lovely Year of Finishes

I am going to use this Snuggle Flannel for the backing. I picked up at Joann's a couple weeks ago for $3 a yard instead of $8, super savings.  I think it goes perfectly with the top. 

I cut out all my pieces for this months Ruby Red Dot blocks.  Now just have to finish starching the sides under.

I also received some giveaway winnings this week, love free fabric!  I won a gift certificate from Sew Mama Sew for use at Miss Matatabi in Japan.  So cool!  I picked up meter cuts of these lovelies.  

Then I won Mad About Patchwork Flickr Friday giveaway and selected two fat quarters.  I love the mice riding a bike, too cute!. 

Stop back next week I hope to have a few of these things finished up so I can show. 

Thank you for stopping by and visiting. 


Linking up with SEWjo Saturday over at My GO-GO Life


  1. Progress is just as important as a finish ( at least that is what I tell myself) You are making awesome progress!!! Thank you so much for linking up to SEWjo Saturday!

  2. Love that you didn't go with straight line quilting on the Pantone Challenge quilt. It is going to be awesome the way you are working it!

  3. You are busy! But I love your use of color...and what a score on that great flannel.
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