Today I quilted and quilted and quilted. I am 90 percent done with quilting my Modern Solid Sampler quilt. But as I was quilting I started thinking about what I want to accomplish this year. I'd like this to be a year of finishes....and to that end I made a list of STARTED quilts. This does not count quilts that are in kits or that have fabric bought for them.
Just ones I've started the sewing on....oh...what a list!!!
I looked back in this blog and found an entry showing pictures of some of these...and some of the UFOs from back then are now done (that feels good!)...but many havent been touched.
Now granted its been a busy few years for me with 4 moves, 2 houses built and a first grandson. But now I'm determined to get these done. So heres the list....Let's see what I can do in 2017....The YEAR of the FINISHES!!
1 Farmers wife aqua -April UFO
2 Aqua and red dresden
3 DONE -jan ufo
4 Als western round robin-TOP done
5 30s scrappy -TOP done -march ufo DONE
6 Farm girl vintage
7 Civil war medallion-TOP done -June UFO
8 Kaffe blue log cabin
9 DONE - Feb UFO
11-Lisa n Dusty wedding quilt EPP-May UFO, always working on this!
12-HST quilt UFO for July- DONE
14-Block central 2009-QUILTING
15-Block central outdoor happy DONE
16-Xmas quilt BC quilt -TOP done
19-Christmas strip quilt
20-Round robin #1
22Jenn flower sugar
23-amish sampler-TOP done
24-Civil war lone star blocks
25-red embroidery blocks
26 shirtings wagon wheel
28 moda HONEY DONE
30-Blue and white solid
31- crown of thorns
32- large 30s dresden
33 boathouse quilt
34 GAVE AWAY
35 February's Purple Scraps quilt -TOP DONE
37 Rainbow Challenge Spools quilt DONE
38 Rainbow Challenge Scrap Jar Stars
39 Blue/aqua Improv quilt
40 Forest Fancy
41 Kaffe bear paws
42 American Jane Medallion quilt
So there's my list. What can I say except I love to quilt...my brain is already working on ideas for a dozen more. Quilting truly is a passion for me!
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