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Whole Lot of Crafting Going On

But since it is only 44 days until Christmas, I can't tell you anything about most of it! I can just give you little glimpses and peeks to whet your curiosity.


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Curious? Well, I'll tell you all about them the day after Christmas. I know, I know. It is cruel of me. But, there are two projects I can tell you about.


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First up is my Christmas quilt. I started collecting red and white fabrics for it right after last Christmas, cut into them in the Spring, got as far as this 12 inch square and a whole lot of half-finished blocks before something else attracted my attention. Honestly, it's still not high on my priority list. There are a whole lot of presents to get made first. But, I do see myself trying frantically trying to finish it up after the presents are finished but before Christmas. It would be lovely to have a Christmas quilt. Hmmm.


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I also started another long term project. Forever ago, I made and gave away a scrappy nine patch quilt. Ever since, I have been meaning to make one to keep. I even had a whole bunch of squares cut out and ready to go. Well, I dug them out the other day. This project will be very slow going. I'm using it as leaders and enders while chain piecing. Also, whenever I finish a project before I toss the scraps in the bin, I make a quick nine patch. Up there bits of Grace's car seat cover, Anna's and Ellery's newest dresses and baby Lawson's quilt. No rush on this, No deadline. No idea really of how big I'm going to make it. It's a nice relaxed project and I'm enjoying it's complete and utter lack of pressure.

But now, I better get back to one of my many projects with a deadline.

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