Happiness is a Bowl of Hexies

by Stephanie April 18, 2014
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You might think, given the unfinished state of my Grandmother’s Flower Garden quilt, that I’d easily be able to resist making more of these. You’d be mistaken. The batch in the bowl is mostly from Kaffe Fassett Collective scraps, and OMG, they are so irresistably pretty! These are the 1″ size. I’ve been pretending to [...]

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June Improvi-Robin done

by Stephanie July 6, 2013
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Yes, I’m a bit late getting this one posted, although it did get into the mail in a timely fashion… not much quilting or blogging happening here the past few weeks. Lots of embellishing this time around. Another hexie flower added, and some Double hexies fun: Single hexies are now popping up all over. Well, [...]

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Double-layered Hexies

by Stephanie June 16, 2013
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Sneak peak of hexie-on-hexie action (my June Improvi-Robin WIP).  

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Hexies update: rows all assembled

by Stephanie July 19, 2012
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Big milestone this month as I finished sewing up all the flower rows for my grandmother’s flower garden quilt. I’ve been removing some of the paper as I went along, but there was still a lot left. Took me two evenings of TV time to get almost all the rest of it out. Just the [...]

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Hexies! 2 years in…

by Stephanie April 8, 2012
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The 2-year mark for this project was sometime in late March, so here’s a second annual update on “Grandmothers Flower Garden” progress. This time last year I secretly cherished the hope that there was a glimmer of a chance I’d have the top all sewn up by now. *snerk* Utterly delusional. Truth is, I lost [...]

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