Posts Tagged ‘blue’

#OurProject52 – Blue

This week’s #OurProject52 is all about blue. It’s probably really weird of me, but the very first thing I think of when I hear the word blue is the song “Shpadoinkle Day” from Cannibal: the Musical. The sky is blue and all the leaves are green. The sun’s as warm as a baked potato. I…

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Rayden’s Baby Quilt

I’m super excited that my first quilting finish of 2015 came on the 1st of the year. But even more than that, I’m thrilled that the quilt will be for my nephew Rayden. My step-brother Jeremy and his wife Cassie are due to have a little boy in February, and this quilt is for him.…

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His and Hers Quilt

I’ve had this idea for a while now about taking fabric from Amy Butler’s fabric lines and pairing it with fabric from Parson Gray’s lines.  Why?  Because they are married and I thought it would be interesting to see how this couple’s very different lines played together. I started with a trip to my local…

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Simple Gathered Skirt

I recently saw a super cute skirt tutorial on Pinterest for Simple Simon & Co.’s Vintagely Modern Skirt.  I fell in love with it pretty much immediately. The one problem?  The tutorial is really for a little kid’s skirt. Well, I tried it anyway.  And I’m happy to report that it looks great even with…

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Shiny Chevron Top Finished!

I’m so excited!  I got all the shiny chevron quilt  top done!  And I love, love, love, love, love the way it looks! I started with the interior section (the actual chevrons). The finished size of this section is approximately 40×30 inches. For this project I used the 4 HST block tutorial, I showed you…

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Decorating for a Wedding

As I mentioned in my last post, my little sister got married over the weekend.  One of the most time consuming prep items for the wedding was decorating the church and the reception hall. For Kayla’s wedding, we reused a lot of the glassware from my wedding.  That was a huge cost and time saver. …

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Color Week: Blue

It’s color week over at Pamplemousse and today’s color week challenge is Blue. Blue has been a fun and interesting challenge for me – because I wanted to find blue in nature and well as in things people have made. Blue Read the other Color Week posts: Red Orange Yellow Green

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Dear Jane

Dear Jane, I fell in love with your quilt the first time I saw it… of course, I would never make one.  I haven’t the patience to make 225 of those 4.5 inch squares.  But I do love your quilt.  Of course, I’ve always loved “scrappy” quilts made with remnants of past projects.  That’s probably…

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Fashion Friday – Animal Couture

This week’s Fashion Friday outfit is an amazing dress from Hot Topic, paired with Gianni Bini pumps and an Alice in Wonderland Disney Couture necklace. What I love most about this dress is that it is actually two  dresses layered.  The bottom layer of the dress is white hexagonal polka dots on black while the…

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