Category Archives: Bees

April and May Bee blocks!

This was my first year participating in an online bee and I have to tell you-I’ve LOVED every second of it! I even got to meet one of my bee mates last Sunday at the TMQG meeting at SPOONFLOWER! It … Continue reading

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Dresden Daydreams

Warning, extremely wordy post! Happy Wednesday y’all!! I cannot believe it- my Dresden plate quilt is FINALLY finished! You may remember I gave you a sneaky peak, here. I don’t even know where to start. As usual, I went into … Continue reading

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FREAKING AWESOME (almost) Friday!

*I wrote this post and scheduled it for Friday, then I saw this. The Marshmallow crew will be silent on Friday. I can’t believe it’s been almost two weeks since I’ve blogged! It’s been go, go, go around here lately … Continue reading

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Muggin’ Monday

::mug rug:: I cannot get over the name ::shudder:: I really cannot get over the name. These little sweethearts are essentially giant coasters, which is what I’m going to call them, for two reasons. One: “Giant Coaster” is descriptive (and … Continue reading

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Bee Blocks-November

The Bee in My Bonnet continues to be a bright spot in my sewing each month! This month Cindy asked us for “broken dishes” ala Modify Tradition. She is making a quilt for her daughter, using Jay McCarroll fabric. I … Continue reading

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Bee Blocks-August

This month is Julie’s over at Daisy Sewing. She asked for blocks akin to two quilts fromĀ  Jacquie of Tallgrass Prairie Studio fame. She wanted them to be framed in a satin-y purple, but save that, she gave us free … Continue reading

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Bee Blocks-July Edition

I’ve had NO time to sew this week, it has been crazy! So, I got up early (with my doggie…at 6am) and worked on these before I went into the quilt shop. This month Candi was up in the Bee … Continue reading

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June Bee Blocks

Our June bee block traveled ALL the way from AUSTRALIA to visit my home! Kelly requested wonky log cabins ala Denise Schmidt via Tallgrass Prairie Studio. Like some others in our group, I ran out of fabric. However, I just … Continue reading

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Why can’t I keep up?

Where’d she go? Joanna is gone! I feel like I just wrote a post like this (explaining my absence) when, in fact, it was more than three weeks ago. Since I quit my job, I’ve done a lot. For example, … Continue reading

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My First Bee Block is DONE

I just cannot tell you how excited I am about the Bee in My Bonnet VQB! I don’t even care how overeager that makes me sound. We’ve got people all over the country AND a few from other countries. Seriously? … Continue reading

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