Saturday, September 7, 2019

Eight Carat Quilt Along Part 1 Finished!

It was so easy making this part of the Eight Carat quilt along.  I used the 4 inch finished Triangles on a Roll from the Fat Quarter Shop. It makes my half-square triangles perfect! I chose the P&B Basically Hugs light gray for my background and Cotton & Steel fabrics for the blues. There isn't much sunshine here today, so hopefully there will be more sun when I show the finished top. #eightcaratquiltalong


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Thursday, September 5, 2019

Eight Carat Quilt Along


I've taken on yet another project this week. I've joined in on the Fat Quarter Shop's Eight Carat Quilt Along. I have yet to perfect my half-square triangle piecing so, I decided this would be a great opportunity to practice. Here are the fabrics I picked out purchased from Stitch Supply. I'm excited to see how it comes together. #eightcaratquiltalong


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Monday, July 8, 2019

Echinacea Sew A Long

Yes, I'm doing another summer sew a long called Echinacea Field. This pattern is by Kristin of Woolly Petals.  It seems I'm getting more sewing done when I have to be accountable for my progress;-). Last week we had to pick our project and fabrics. I decided to do a runner/wall hanging for my sewing room which consists of 3 blocks. Here are some of my fabric pulls.




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Sunday, July 7, 2019

Tall Tales Quilt Along

I have been working on more book blocks the last few weeks. To catch you up, here are some of the blocks I've finished. I've been more diligent at posting on instagram. You may want to view more on my account @thepurplemuse . #talltales #tallertales #summerbookclubqal




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Monday, June 10, 2019

Summer Quilt A Long week 2

I am having so much fun with Kate's summer quilt a long! These are a few of my first blocks I made. The "spooky mystery" block is one I threw in to remind Gabby of me. She knows I love those murder mystery novels. This week's prize is from Christopher Thompson, a designer at Riley Blake! How cool is that!!


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Monday, June 3, 2019

Back to Blogging

Now that I have caught up with life somewhat, I am excited to be sharing my projects once again. This week I've dived into a new adventure with Quilt A Longs (QAL). This summer I will be participating in quilt designer Kate Basti's Summer Reading Club QAL. #summerbookclubqal #talltales

This week we are working on choosing fabrics and finding our inspiration. This is what I've picked out so far. Luckily I have all week to hunt for more fabric:-)


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Saturday, January 6, 2018

Dream

Happy New Year crafty friends! Today I'd like to share a card I made for a few blog challenges. I used the sketch from Die Cuttin' Divas and the color combination from Color Throwdown challenge. I thought the patterned card, ink, stamps, and dies from Reverse Confetti worked perfectly for these challenges. I'm also using it for Cute Card Thursday and Crafty Hazelnut paper challenges.


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