Lion vs alien

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The universal question: if a lion and alien squared off against each other, who comes out on top? This month, the lion. Today I’m supposed to be posting the fourth month’s progress of the space invaders quilt. Except I haven’t … Continued


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Well, that was a waste of time! I just spent most of today sewing and unpicking (more time spent unpicking of course). I’ve finally started attempting to machine quilt the lion quilt. Most of it has to be done in … Continued

Lion top done

posted in: Lion quilt, Quilting | 6

He’s done! Well the quilt top is anyway. Here’s the fabric I’ve picked for the backing. I’ve got wool batting and a selection of hand quilting threads. Yes, that’s right, I’ve decided to hand quilt him. Originally moonglow was supposed … Continued

Quilting progress

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I haven’t spent much time on my Lion quilt in the last few weeks, so he still looks the same as he did in my FAL list post. But I did get all the border pieces cut and each strip … Continued

Unrealistic Plans

posted in: Craft, Knitting, Lion quilt, Quilting | 5

There’s this event going on in blogland at the moment, where you write an unrealistically long list of things you want to complete (and that’s all the way complete) in a 3 month time frame. The you get a chance … Continued

Lion sized R&R

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I’ve been a little stressed and a lot tired lately so this weekend just gone I decided to chill. Just relax and do what I want, when I wanted. There was a little gardening, unfortunately not much sleeping (still having … Continued