Category: Bus Quilt

Oct 08

Draw Bus is DONE! (40)

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Sep 15

“Draw Bus” quilt top complete!

Half a month ago, I drew this sketch: Continue Reading

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Sep 12

Big Boy Bed! (38)

I managed to do a little sewing this week.  My little baby boy is turning into a big boy and has taken a huge step in life.  We have moved him out of his crib and into his big boy bed.  Well, it’s not a twin bed, but it’s larger than a toddler bed.  And, rather than spend the money to buy him a comforter to go on it, I chose to make him one.  I purchased the bed at IKEA and happened to stumble across the fabrics that everyone is talking about.  Yes, they are way cute, and yes, I bought some.  Being a sucker for a bargain, I snatched up a mini bolt that was 42 inches (really 46 from selvage to selvage) by 118 inches for $10 and another for $8.   Instead of piecing together a quilt, I decided to use one whole cloth for the top and another for the bottom.  It’s not laziness, i really liked the fabric that much (and I was being lazy). Continue Reading

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Sep 07

Draw Bus, part 1

My next big quilt project is called “Draw Bus.”  I sketched out a picture of all of the automobiles my son constantly wants me to draw.  I am missing “whoooOOOOoooo” which is his word for fire truck, but I will definitely quilt that one later.  This quilt will be 16 blocks tall (2.5 in. each) and 27 blocks wide.  I may add another row to the top.  Time will tell. Continue Reading

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Sep 04

Black and White Window Quilt complete (37)

The binding is on, and the black and white quilt is finally complete! Continue Reading

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