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Thursday, September 29, 2016
Give Away + Quilt Plan
One of the highlights of the Northwest Quilt Expo was being able to visit with Rita...the amazing designer of Reets Rags to Stitches. I love her designs and her latest Santa pillow is adorable. Guess what?! She has donated a kit for this pillow to a reader of the Woolie Blog!!! All you have to do is leave a comment you are interested on this blog post and please be a follower of Reets Rag to Stitches Blog as a thank you for her generosity! Winner will be announced on Oct. 4.
After seeing all the wonderful quilts at the show I decided to get a bit more organized. I love all my projects and I have a gazillion in progress. At Powell's Bookstore I found this dry erase board to use in my quest for the truth. I mounted it on the door to my stash and project closet. I am not doing this to make myself barf...but, as a way to acknowledge what is going on in that closet. I am not sure who is responsible but I'm shining a light on this quilting black hole. It'll be fun to see if I can meet the goals each month.
Of course Block 3 of the Barn Girl Vintage BoM is my favorite!!! These blocks are so stinkin' fun...I smile through each construction. I still have to embroider the legs and move onto Block 4 when I get home.
Yesterday I had an absolutely wonderful time with Sally Frey at her home and shop, Stitch which she co-owns with Jacque Becker Will be sharing the good times soon! Check out Quilt Roadies for our visit Plus Stitch will be featured on Anna & G On The Road on October 12th. In the meantime a look back at Portland :)