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Friday, January 3, 2014

January - A Lovely Year of Finishes

Hello again! I still haven't made any resolutions to break, but I thought I'd jump in and challenge myself to get some things done with

Several months ago, I began gathering fabric with the intention of making a Christmas quilt for my son. 14 year olds can get on your nerves pretty regularly, so I figured he should have something to hang onto to show that I do like him..usually haha.  Anyway, as Christmas approached, I let myself off the hook and decided to just give him the quilt top and finish it later. You may recall that I did this last year with my eldest son.  That quilt top accidentally got packed up by the movers and put in storage - oops! ANYWAY, here's my younger son on Christmas morning




So my goal this month is to get this baby finished for my boy!
FMT


8 comments:

  1. Good luck with your goal this month :)

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  2. Great quilt. I look forward to seeing it finished.

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  3. The ninjas are great with the "throwing star" blocks. I have a lot of karate/ninja prints waiting for a project. You've got me inspired!

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  4. Ha, I love that you gave him a preview of forthcoming attractions! Good luck :oD

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  5. :) And I thought I was the only one who did things like this, so glad to know I am not the only one! It is good knowing there are other great creative minds out there....

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  6. Great quilt! Lots of movement. I once gave my mother the fabric with which I was going to make her a quilt! It took me another year to get round to it... So yay to you for getting this far! xx JJ

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  7. It has cool coloring...he will love it and you can do it!
    I'm heading in now to gather up fabrics for my next project.....already warned hubby that I was going to the kitchen table to cut.

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