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Tuesday, January 01, 2013

Best of 2012–Quilts, bags and more

You might be sick of these “Best Of” posts but I need to do one more with the quilting type projects.  A selfish reason really, I like looking back and reminiscing.
1.  Chris and Erin's quilt

2.  Pillow for a swap – I designed the layout and just love how the colors and pattern turned out.  It was hard to part with this one.

3.  String Quilt – love this after it was completed, it took for-e-ver to make

4. My all time favorite large bag Amy Butler's Weekender Bag – made it twice this year


5.   The Alice Book bag – Easy purse to sew, put very popular with the 16 to 20-somethings I know.  It is quick and easy – here is pictures of 5 of the 7 I have made




6.  Kimi Rose Purse – talk about visual effect.  My girls use this almost everyday, it can pack some stuff!


7.  Red and aqua quilt for Kaitlyn – it just screams “fun”

8.  Sunspot quilt – I love the white background setting off the bright colors even more.


9.  Christmas quilt – like it but most importantly it is DONE!

10,Evelyn Bag – the most detailed oriented bag I have made.  It does make it look so RTW.

Then I finish off the list with two bags from my own pattern line
11. Rose -A Messenger bag

12.  Daisy- my second pattern

So that is it, my three “Best of” posts, now I better head to my sewing room and start working on the 2013 projects!

Happy New Year!

9 comments:

  1. What an impressive collection of beautiful items - I have added "make a bag" to my 2013 list.

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  2. Do you ever sleep, Lori? The collection of bags and quilts is more than most of us can sew in one year, but you also have a collection of clothes for you AND for your children!
    Beautiful collection - cheerful and lovely. Happy New Year :)

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  3. Oh my, you had an awesome sewing year and looking forward to 2013. Happy New Year.

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  4. I so love to check out your finished projects. Thanks so much for sharing.

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  5. You have made so many wonderful things this year. Your family is lucky to have such a wonderful mom to sew so much for them.

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  6. I love the best of post. I like your string and Christmas quilts the best. You have made so many things this year. Very productive.

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  7. Enjoyed reviewing all your projects. Great fabric picks!Happy New Year!

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  8. I love it all, especially the Kimi Rose purse. Quilting is on my must learn list this year as well as perfecting my bag making skills.

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  9. Wow, you have been busy. Great end of year posts. Happy New Year!

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