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I only wrote two blog posts last week because I have been busy trying to get the Independence Park quilt finished. I still have at least another months worth of quilting to do though. My needle catching fingers are so sore. I have been rubbing lanolin on them at night and that seams to help. I… Continue reading Progress

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Independence Park Wonky Blocks

Yesterday I wrote about what I thought was the odd measurements of the Independence Square block and how they made my whole quilt a bit out of kilter. I thought perhaps I would elaborate a little bit here. Every sewing machine sews a tiny bit off of the 1/4″ mark and mine is no exception. When I am… Continue reading Independence Park Wonky Blocks