I have made some hand quilting progress.  I have all but the outside row finished on the Luxury Essentials quilt.


It might be hard to see the quilting in the picture so here is the back


Teddy approves


I added a clear finish to my new Grace Hoop

It really soaked it up and I need to add another coat or 2.


I have been doing some baking for Christmas gifts

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The real challenge is to not eat them all 😉

Back to work

Happy Quilting


11 thoughts on “Progress

  1. Rose in VT says:

    Great progress on the quilt, and those cookies smell good even from here!

  2. Deb says:

    The cookies look so good! What kind are they? Really like the looks of the quilt.

  3. Like Teddy, I love the quilt! The cookies look absolutely wonderful and very tempting, even from this distance ;o)

  4. Lorij says:

    Hi, did you get the photos of the quilt?
    What do you think about the big stitch and double stand thread? I know it’s not perfect like yours are but I’m pleased with how it turned out.
    The cookies look yummy. And, Teddy seems pretty pleased with the quilt.

    • timquilts says:

      from what I can see in the pictures it looks nice…..did you finish the binding?

      • Lorij says:

        Yes, and washed it. It’s the red and yellow dominate colors that are in the quilt. I wrapped it while she was at school because I’m going home Sunday. When I come back I’ll do pictures of the back and, the one I made for sister last summer and her brother’s too for you.
        I have 3 tops I need to quilt, and 2 tops that I need to finish putting together plus, the queen sized one for my daughter that I’m nearly finish making the back for. I think you will really like that one. The top is a scrappy with gorgeous color. I want to shape the back like a heart but not sure if I will right now. That’s what keeps coming in mind. I’ll keep praying about it and by January when I work on it I’ll know☺. Thank you for all the real concern you show for all of our work. It’s wonderful when a person is truly real.
        Stay warm. Blessings, Lorij

      • timquilts says:

        and to you as well 🙂

  5. Lorij says:

    Double strand thread.


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