Monthly Archives: September 2010

Why I am STILL not done with my binding!

Ok, I have no good reason for not finishing it.  I finished the whole quilt in about 2-1/2 weeks, and Dork 1 quilted it in record time.  I have had it for 2 weeks already, and have almost none of … Continue reading

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Another close call…

I have been putting off doing the binding on the latest quilt for two reasons: 1. I have had a nasty cold, and haven’t done much of anything for the last four days. 2. I cut the borders lengthwise, just … Continue reading

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New Picture

Dork 1 said that we needed to add pictures to our blog.  I choose some from one of the Dorktaculars.  This is from a recent forray to Summerfest in Milwaukee.  I thought I should add captions so you can follow along: … Continue reading

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Scary Things

Ok, I really believe that we should make a point to do things that scare us. That challenge us.  Why?  There are always two choices.  Two paths to take.  One is easy.  And its only reward is that it’s easy.  -Anon So … Continue reading

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Typical……

After deciding on a pieced back, I didn’t have time to quilt this week anyway. Since I had a chance to buy one to coordinate, I did that instead. Face it, you knew I was going to change my mind … Continue reading

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I hate when that happens

I finished those borders at about 11 PM, and was all excited to possibly begin quilting yesterday. I ran some errands, blah, blah, blah, so it was late afternoon by the time I could really think about quilting. I was … Continue reading

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Borders, borders, borders

They mean the quilt is almost done, but I still hate them! I finished the top of this quilt tonight: not sure what’s crazier, that I stayed up and finished it even though I’m super tired, or the fact that … Continue reading

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It’s quilted!

Okay, so the title isn’t very informative, but I finished quilting Dork A’s green and purple quilt – the one she talked about here. I quilted it for her (instead of Dork A quilting it) because I used my longarm … Continue reading

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Yay! The top is finished!

I cannot believe that I finished my quilt top today!  I think it is the most beautiful quilt I have ever made.  I have made some pretty quilts in my life, but I think this is the best one yet.  … Continue reading

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The Challenge

Dork A and I decided it was time to use some of the fabric from our stashes, so we agreed on a challenge to each other for motivation. The Rules: 1. You must use only fabric from your stash. No … Continue reading

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