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July 4, 2021
Penny’s Patch Play 17, 18 from Virtual Quilter

It is busy, but I like it anyway.

Like the second one too … it has room for the quilting to shine.

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September 1, 2020
Festival Garden 21, 22 from Virtual Quilter

Spring has sprung down under … well, at least the calendar has been turned over. Many of the spring bulbs jumped into action early despite a rather cold winter, and almond blossoms have been and gone.

I think I should plant a creeper on that trellis … or perhaps embroider one!

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May 25, 2020
Back to Basics 21, 22 from Virtual Quilter

Something to brighten up the day.

Some very basic blocks from the EQ library , and some very bright fabrics from the EQ library stash, along with some black for the background.

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May 3, 2020
Annie Clover and Pieces 41, 42, 43 from Virtual Quilter

I like this one … sometimes I surprise myself by designing quilts, but not often!

Love the second!

Like this one too!

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March 4, 2020
Log Cabin Leaf Central 51, 52, 53, 54, 55 from Virtual Quilter

It is now autumn down under, which means a large proportion of the land is brown after a long, hot summer, and in a small part of the country imported trees from the upper half of earth are showing their autumn colours, even of it is springtime in their home country.

I love the background created in these designs by the Log Cabin frames around the leaves.

The missing leaves in the design above would have to be quilted … with leaf shapes of course.

This project file got lost in the move from one computer to the other, and now ...

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February 3, 2020
9 Patch 'n' Apps 7×7 18, 19, 20 from Virtual Quilter

I think I have started with the best one today.

In fact, I have them in order of my preference.

When I started blogging a quilt design every day I would take designs from wherever in the project file I found one I liked for that day. I soon learned that with dozens of designs in just about every project it was going to end up a mess, so made a rule that I had to share them in order. From that day on I have done exactly that, and added a the name and number as I went. If ...

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December 3, 2019
Daze of Christmas 15, 16, 17 from Virtual Quilter

Like the first offering for today … could be just a general quilt, with just enough of the Christmas colours to be seasonal.

Mind you, in Australia we rarely need a quilt during the Christmas break, which is why I have a Christmas quilt with no wadding!

Change the background colour, add a little more red, and it is a little more like Christmas!

I love this last one!

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November 23, 2019
Annie Clover and Pieces 30 from Virtual Quilter

I love it.

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November 13, 2019
Hexie Logs 16, 17, 18, 19, 20 from Virtual Quilter

Middle of the week already, but I love all five of today’s designs, so it is not all bad.

My first love of patchwork is applique, and though I love playing with Log Cabin designs, I am not all that enthused about all that piecing. Something like this would be more likely to get onto my list of future projects long before a regular Log Cabin quilt.

I do like that tricky bit around the centre of the design above … even if it is pieced.

After completion of the kitchen cupboard facelift, all that remains is dust … and it ...

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