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February 1, 2015
Slow UN Stitching on Super Sunday from Quilting & Other Craft Therapy

Who's going to win tonight?

I have a task ready that will keep my fingers busy... instead of reaching for Super Snacks I'll be reaching for my favorite Clover seam ripper.
Yes, it is time to "Rip Rip" Christmas Strings for another go at quilting. I last posted about this UFO HERE on January 28, 2014 but I'll share one picture from that post to show you the ripple effect. Trust me, it looks 10X worse in real life. Apparently my fleece backing - you can see a bit of it on the left edge of the picture ...

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January 31, 2015
Playing Around from Ditch Lily Quilts


The first nine blocks are finished on the leader/ender scrap string quilt.  There are no more long strings at the moment, so I will have to wait until I start something new before I can make any more.  This may be a while, as I am working on trying to stick to my WIPs.

I am tossing up between this type of layout with giant applique ants or making hst blocks with black as the contrast.


If I do applique ants, it will be with raw edge applique, like this one. The applique came about inadvertently, as I hadn ...

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