Grow Your Blog Event

Vicki at 2 Bags Full is hosting the Grow Your Blog event. There are over 400 bloggers participating, a lot of them with giveaways.  What a fun way to discover some blogs that are new to you! My name’s Cathi … Continue reading

An Almost Finish and Beginning of A Finish

All the Yin Yang blocks in the Memories of Smudge top are now joined. After having joined them previously and then deciding to rearrange them, the blocks sat for a while. But I picked them back up late last week, … Continue reading

Memories of Smudge … Again

After much more arranging and rearranging, I think this is the final layout for Memories of Smudge.  I’ll take one more good look at it today and then label the blocks and get them off the design wall.  There was … Continue reading

Some Yin Yang Fun

This was a productive weekend. I took apart the Memories of Smudge top, pressed the blocks again and made the extra blocks to add a sixth row. I’m going to be playing for a while with the layout, arranging the … Continue reading

Memories of Smudge V.S. Centre Finished

Stitching the rows together didn’t take long and now the centre of Memories of Smudge V.S. is done. All by hand. I’ve changed my mind slightly about the border treatment. First there will be a thin pink border, probably just … Continue reading

Memories of Smudge V.S. Progress & A Small Victory

The blocks are now all sewn together into rows. The rows will be sewn together and the centre of the quilt completed by the end of the weekend. And now I’m seriously considering what kind of border treatment to add. … Continue reading

Memories of Smudge V.S.

What does the V.S. stand for? Either Memories of Smudge – Very Smudge or Memories of Smudge Very Special. In the final layout, there is the V as well as lots and lots of S’s.  And that’s where the idea … Continue reading