Monthly Archives: December 2011

My Crazy Quilt

I love everything about the Victorian era, so it was no surprise to me when I first saw a Crazy Quilt. The Crazy Quilt is a product of that time. Women used scraps of fabric, probably fabric from clothing no … Continue reading

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The Crazy Quilt

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Quilting, a simile for life

My children and grand dog just left to go back home after a beautiful week-long visit for the holidays.  On a quiet day before Christmas, we all sat around and watched home movies of past Christmas times.  While watching these, … Continue reading

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How to make a log cabin block

Choose light and dark fabrics. Your squares should end up being about 12 1/2 inches. Remember, ironing them as you go along is essential. 1. Your center square, cut a 3 1/2 inch square. 2. Choose three different fabrics for … Continue reading

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“Log Cabin Quilt”

The log cabin quilt is an excellent way to use your scrap fabric. My squares are approximately twelve inches and when sewn together make up a beautiful homey quilt.

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Welcome!

Here is a blog dedicated to my quilting creations. I will be sharing photographs of my quilts as well as tips, tricks, lessons learned, and silly stories about my quilting adventures. I hope you enjoy! -Kathy (with a “K”)

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