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Author Archives: Mummy
Finished: Rainbow Monkeys and Seville
I completed two long-term WIPS, Rainbow Monkeys and Seville. Here’s Sparky with Rainbow Monkeysand Seville in the final stages of completion.
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Starting Rainbow Kite Flight II
When I made the rainbow Kite Flight blanket for a friend’s baby, another friend said that if she ever had a baby she would like a quilt like it. So. . .here is the start of Rainbow Kite Flight II. … Continue reading
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A friend saw a knitted Viking helmut when she was in Melbourne. She and another friend were going on about how awesome it is. So, because I’m a loon, I made them some. Then when another friend saw the photos … Continue reading
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Knitted Puppets for Sparky’s Teacher
As I mentioned in another post, the Australian school year finishes just days before Christmas – much too stressful a time to organise teacher gifts. So I made gifts for Sparky’s teacher in the middle of the year. She had … Continue reading
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Just Enough Ruffles for Sarah
As the school year finishes in Australia only a few days before Christmas, I decided to make gifts for Sparky’s teacher and teacher’s aide in the middle of the year. For his teacher’s aide, I decided to make a ruffley … Continue reading
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I have always been terrified of quilting, the actually quilting of the top, batting, and backing together. I used to have access to a gigantic quilting machine, but I no longer have access to it. I’ve used a walking foot, … Continue reading
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MIL’s quilt FINISHED
Since my post about my MIL’s quilt a month ago, my blog was down for a bit, but I finished the quilt! I wanted to get it done before she left overseas, and I’m glad I did. If I didn’t … Continue reading
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Rainbow Monkey almost finished!
In February 2012 I had an idea for a quilt and started out making ‘Rainbow Monkeys’. I had no idea what I was doing, but I really liked the quilt. I used a computer to figure out the colours: But … Continue reading
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Sunday Stash: MIL’s Lap Quilt Progress
6 years ago, I made a lap quilt for my mother in law. I wasn’t very experienced with quilting, so it wasn’t awesome – but she’s kindly had it out on her couch ever since. She has recently moved into … Continue reading
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Colour Crazy Equilateral Triangles – Finished!
I have finished the Colour Crazy Equilateral Triangles! This photo of it washed shows the quilting well: And this one shows the colour a bit better: And here is the verso: Things I learned: Think about the width of the … Continue reading
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