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classic half square triangle quilt

Classic Half Square Triangle Quilt Last week, I shared my Mendocino Mermaid Improv Quilt, a long standing work in progress that I finally finished. I loved the finished product, and decided to keep the momentum rolling. I dug out a set of forty 6″ trimmed (!) half square triangles from the quilt archives, and set to work. […]

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Mermaid Improv Quilt with spiral quilting

Tada! After 3.5 years, the Mendocino Mermaid Improv Quilt is finished! I originally made this quilt top in 2012, as part of a Dresden ruler challenge. There is even a tutorial for this improv piecing, which is made using dresden rulers. I know some people have a hard time with improv piecing–this is controlled improv piecing, […]

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A few weeks ago, I shared a progress post about this quilt, made for my sweet new niece. My husband was headed to visit family, and I literally finished sewing the binding on 2 minutes before we left for the airport. We snapped a quick shot or two in the fog with my phone, and […]

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Coral blue low volume triangle quilt

My mother-in-law came to visit in January, and it was so great to spend time with her. We called her the Ellie whisperer. Ellie was super fussy for a few weeks before she came (always in the ergo or in someone’s arms) and by the time she left, she had mellowed into a happy, calm […]

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