Almost finished Friday

Laurabee4 Comments

About a thousand years ago (or so it seems) I was a Bee-leader and asked for the Lemons and Limes block from Modern Blocks… One very good very stylish friend screwed up and made her block the wrong size, but she gave it to me anyway. I’m sure she did another one that went into the quilt but this one … Read More

Blocking out time

Laurabee0 Comments

Do you ever get that sinking feeling when you’re … you know … late? You may only be a few days overdue, and you may think there’s actually NO chance that the worst will happen, but you still freak out anyway?That’s what happened to me. I have two sets of blocks that are due for this month and I was … Read More


Lauraaurifil, bee0 Comments

TGIFF this week is over at QuiltMatters with MR. My TGIFFs are blocks for various projects to be honest. I’m a member of the Do. Good Stitches Cherish circle and the brief for December (which got postponed to January, thank goodness!) was ‘grey and pink heart blocks. This first one is grey homespun base, with a deep pink Hoffman Bali … Read More

WIP/Weigh in Wednesday 1 2012!

Lauraaurifil, bee, WIP0 Comments

It’s the first WIP Wednesday for me for 2012!  My current WIP is the Year of the Dragon. Last update, I had heavily FMQ’d the inside of the circle with jagged ziggy-zaggy quilting, and had started heavily quilting the outside of the circle with an orange Aurifil. Somehow, it looked too overpowering and drew the eye away from the dragon, … Read More