Tag Archives: Mystery Quilt

2015 Finish #6 Marian’s Mystery Quilt

I am pretty happy with how this quilt turned out!  Considering it was a plan B option.  My first quilt, All- Jacked Up, Honey, was tossed aside to make the November Retreat Mystery Quilt! The top thread for quilting was … Continue reading

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Prepping for a Long-Arm Quilting Appointment

I had a very productive Sunday this week!  Julie and I have an upcoming long-arming appointment on Sunday. I was able to finish the quilt top of the Coming Soon Storybook baby quilt. Baby Norris arrived January 3rd!  Time to finish … Continue reading

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Fall Quilt Retreat #2 Recap

A second retreat!!  An longtime friend, Becky was getting some ladies together to scrapbook one weekend and she asked if Julie (Wanna-Be-Quilter) and I wanted to join her and her friends. They were looking for a few more ladies to defer the … Continue reading

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2014 Quilt Finish #11 – A Mystery No More

My Sunnyside Mystery quilt is done!  I didn’t plan on purchasing or starting a new project at the quilt retreat, but I got suckered in when everyone else was doing it!  Peer pressure is a powerful thing, especially if I … Continue reading

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Spring Break Progress

Last week was our spring break for this year.  Wasn’t as much a spring break as a couple days off.  With Easter being late this year, it wasn’t combined together like usual.  I got a few naps in and some … Continue reading

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January & February Fabriholics Update

My name is Gretchen.  I am a fabric addict.  I covet fabric. I fell off the wagon! Oouch!  I really struggled with my commitment to Fabriholics Anonymous. Incident #1:  I was exposed to temptation and lost the battle.  My nieces … Continue reading

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2014 Quilt Retreat Recap:

The retreat was great fun!  It was definitely a great respite from work and the being trapped inside because of winter.  There was lots of laughter, wine, and serious sewing.  I always have such hope for getting a lot of … Continue reading

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