UFO Update 1-4-17

Well sadly, my Christmas break is coming to an end, I go back to work tomorrow. Looking back at what I wanted to get accomplished quilt-wise, I did not do to bad considering it was Christmas and I took a few days and went on a trip with my DH.

This was taken off of the quilt machine, it is around 40 by 50


And this was added to the quilt machine it is around 60 by 70


I did not quite get it finished but it was close. This was the sixth quilt that I worked on getting quilted over the break. I did not get any binding completed, but will work on binding this one once it comes off of the machine.

I am linking up with Jo’s Country Junction.

Happy quilting!




What’s Up Monday

Happy New Year everyone, I hope you had a great holiday season! I have been working on my list of items that I wanted to complete before I went back to work. Those days are quickly going away and I probably will not get much more of the list done, but I am going to keep working until I start back to work.

I have some blocks ready to send to Dar

dar blocks.jpeg

I have the Fourth of July quilt ready for borders then quilting.

Fourth of July before borders.jpeg

I have managed to quilt 4 quilts, waiting on 4th of July. Not the best of prioritizing the quilting, but that is okay, there is a recipient for this quilt so I need to get it finished. I have not caught up on the mystery, I have not even started the quarter square triangles yet. I will continue working on this, but it will probably progress slowly. I need to get some quilts cut out for Quilts Of Love and bind quilts, but overall I have made good progress.

I am linking up with the following sites:

Design Wall Monday
Main Crush Monday
Monday Making

Happy quilting!




UFO Update 12/28/16

It is that time of the week again when I come clean about how much work I got done on my UFO. Since I was off this week, I made some progress. I managed to get all of the blocks for the Fourth of July quilt finished, found here.

Fourth of July.jpeg

I also made some good progress on the goals that I set for myself to get completed during my time off. It won’t be long before I have to dig down and find another UFO to work on. I think I have finished all of my Bonnie Hunter tops that have been started, time to more on to something else, maybe Moonglow. That is it for me today, go see the other UFO’s being worked on over at Jo’s Country Junction.

Happy New Year’s and Happy Quilting!


UFO Progress Wednesday 12-21-16

Well as expected I did not get very far on UFO progress due to starting the Quiltville mystery (not very far with that either). That is okay though because I like what has been done so far with the parts of the mystery quilt.

I made a little progress on the UFO and I have even started putting some pieces together, but I need to get the rest of the squares cut out and lay out the quilt before I get too carried away sewing my pieces into twosies. Here is where I am now, it doesn’t look like much now, but it comes together to make a pretty quilt. I am going to have to do this again with different color fabrics.


I kept telling myself as I was sewing the pieces together I needed to remember to sew the quilt together so that all of the writing is right side up. And the first two blocks that I sew together, what do I do, but turn them wrong. I will have to see if I can work that out without having to frog the seam.

Today is my last day at work until after the new year, I hope to get lost of sewing and quilting time in during those days off. Usually things don’t work the way that I want 🙂

See what is going on with other UFO’s over at Jo’s Country Junction.

Happy Quilting and Merry Christmas.