Author Archives: My Pieced Life

About My Pieced Life

I am in love with all things quilting. My sewing room has many works-in-progress and a large stash of fabric. I have big plans and lots of ideas of creations I would like to make. My wonderful husband supports my obsession and Carson, my Australian terrier, keeps me company while I sew.

20 minutes a day….

In November of 2014, I was diagnosed with lupus.  A few months later at the beginning of February, I was put on a medical leave.  Since then I have been trying to find what my new normal is.  I have … Continue reading

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2015 Finish #12 – Craftsy Irish Chain

This quilt was so not my usual style!  I really liked the Craftsy kit and couldn’t resist the purchase.  I started this quilt in February. I chose a quilting pattern with bubbles to distract from any lines that might not be … Continue reading

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Giveaway Day Winner

The winner of My Pieced Life’s Giveaway is Lauren aka Giddy99, #142!! Lauren aka Giddy99 says: May 7, 2015 at 12:40 pm (Edit) I just started sewing about 2.5 years ago, and I’m addicted. My favorite designer has been Anna Maria Horner, … Continue reading

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2015 Finish #11: Modern Illusion Blocks

This quilt came quite quickly!  I started the quilt in February 2015 and was able to bring it to the long-arm appointment in March.  My husband chose the backing, Raspberry Minky!  I was all about a grey backing, but he … Continue reading

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Giveaway Day!

Giveaway is now closed. Today is Sew Mama Sew’s Giveaway Day.  I am  joining all of the fun!  Thank you for stopping by.  Welcome to my Sew, Mama, Sew giveaway.  I’m so glad you came by to sign up for the … Continue reading

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WIP: Holly’s Tree Farm Quilt

I love Christmas fabric!  I am such a sucker for any holiday fabric really.  Holly’s Tree Farm by Sweetwater is finally available – 0r at least the pre-cuts!  Sweetwater’s last Christmas fabric was Countdown to Christmas in 2012.  It was … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash – Massdrop’s Alison Glass

I am a fan of Massdrop!  If you haven’t checked it out, you should!  However, it is easy to get sucked in!  There have been a lot of fabric options as well as notions! I purchased the Alison Glass Sun … Continue reading

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