Thursday, January 31, 2013

Slow going

I am a pretty QUICK quilter...
but some things Just take TIME!!!
 
This quilt is ONE of them!!!
It's teaching me patience.
 
I surely need more of that!
;)

These are my tools.
My Mission:
Get this one done for my daughter
before she gets married on
MAY 5!!!
Eeeek!
 
I've committed my Thursday mornings to the task.
No MATTER WHAT I feel like doing!!!
:/
 
Will it get done??
Inquiring minds would like to know...
SO....my friends....
would I!!!!
 
I began this quilt way back HERE!!!
I am appliqueing each finished circle
onto a BIG (bed sized) piece of muslin.
I baste them on...
then I applique them on.
I am NOT following the directions.
:/
Do I EVER????
Nah!
That would be too EASY!
LOL!

24 comments:

  1. Oooo it's going to be worth all the effort, time, and patience. How pretty!

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  2. Well, if it were anyone but you who asked this question I would hesitate as to it being completed by May---BUT seeing as it is YOU who is doing this---the answer is YES you will githerdun :D

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  3. That is going to be an awesome quilt!!! Gorgeous work!

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  4. Your quilt is absolutely stunnning!!! Keep plugging away!!

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  5. It is beautiful. Can't wait to see the finished quilt. Hugs

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  6. That is a beautiful quilt and I can see why it has taken you so long, I think I might have quit by now, lol.
    I have a may deadline too, but for a baby quilt, just need to decided on a design.

    Debbie

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  7. Oh my goodness, I started that quilt along too! AND I just pulled it out again last weekend. I have 24 blocks done and just started putting them together. I'm hoping it will be big enough to call it finished. ove your fabrics.

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  8. omg this is wonderful beautiful. What a heirloom! And a wedding this year! sweet! The quilt will be treasured and passed down thru generations!!!

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  9. It is gorgeous Beth. Your daughter will love it (however if she is not keen, I will look after it for her - lol). I am sure you will get it done. You are a woman on a mission and May is 3 whole months away.
    Debra

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  10. I have every bit of faith in you Beth. It will be done.

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  11. I have all the confidence in the world in you! Wish I could lend you a hand (if you wanted it), but sending you moral support.

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  12. I know you........you'll make it and she will love it.

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  13. Beautiful colors! Love this quilt. Good luck on making your deadline.:)

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  14. If anyone could do it it would be you! Good luck finishing on time and hopefully you will enjoy the process as well!

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  15. its sooo pretty you will get it done
    I started one of these quilts a while back , hmmmm wonder where it is!
    kathie

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  16. It will be worth all the work and focus... very striking!

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  17. I know I'd never be able to finish anything in just one morning a week, but you are alot faster at this than I am. Love the prints you are using! It's an ambitious quilt, it'll be worthy of a wedding gift.
    Hugs

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  18. I'm sure you can do it. It will be gorgeous.

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  19. Good luck! It is so beautiful! What a fabulous wedding gift!

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  20. push on through the rules and get it done! I'm glad to know there are other rule breakers out there! It is a beautiful quilt! Your daughter is sure to be blessed for a long time no matter when it gets finished!

    Beth

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  21. It's a gorgeous quilt, Beth! And I have no doubt that you'll make that deadline!

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  22. Sometimes when a project involves slower piecing methods it is well worth it in the end. Your quilt is going to be stunning and vibrant. Perfect for a young couple.

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  23. Really nice! I actually LUV everything you make!

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