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Count Down To Christmas in The Quilt Rambler Studio

The days are moving too fast! The countdown to Christmas is getting really serious here in The Quilt Rambler Studio. It's day 15 of the 31-day blog writing challenge but only 10 days until Christmas! Sew much to do! Our youngest son lives next door and his cat Oscar has in and out privileges coming… Continue reading Count Down To Christmas in The Quilt Rambler Studio

Projects In The Works
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In The Works

I'm having so much fun with this 31-day blog writing challenge, especially finding graphics to support what day it is on the countdown! This little construction guy is just the perfect fit as there are so many things "in the works" around The Quilt Rambler Studio! Projects in the Works Yesterday I completed another customer… Continue reading In The Works

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Which house? Or Perhaps We Should Say “Plan B”

It's two weeks until Christmas! It's also getting closer to our moving from "house to house" to begin reconstruction after Harvey.... A funny thing happened a few days ago - a little TMI actually - but I thought I'd share anyway concerning "which house?" After reading this you will probably think I belong in the… Continue reading Which house? Or Perhaps We Should Say “Plan B”

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Christmas Quilt Countdown

It's a Christmas quilt countdown in The Quilt Rambler studio today! Seeing The Count from Sesame Street brings back fond memories. I thought he was perfect for the Day 6 countdown for this 31 Day Blog Writing Challenge - hope memories of him made you smile! Christmas Quilt Countdown Today I am working on three,… Continue reading Christmas Quilt Countdown

Rainbow over Galveston Bay, Bacliff TX Photo by The Quilt Rambler
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Rough Roads and Rainbows

Life is full of ups and downs, disappointments and times of joy - what I like to call "rough roads and rainbows." Some days you feel on top of the world, other days you just want to go back to bed and start over. Yesterday was like a rollercoaster - not bad, or scary, but full… Continue reading Rough Roads and Rainbows

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Best Laid Plans

Yesterday didn't go exactly according to plan..you know what they say about best-laid plans...my word is "be flexible." The afternoon sewing plans were interrupted by an unexpected visit from our son and daughter-in-law.  No problem. Family first. So it was evening before I was able to begin my table runner project.   Sunday Sewing Recap… Continue reading Best Laid Plans

Red Aurifil thread matches the fabric perfectly for hand sewing a hanging sleeve on the back of a quilt
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Sunday Sewing – Christmas Style

Sundays are my day of worship. The afternoons I consider my "day off" and I generally spend it in the studio with a little Sunday sewing. As much as possible I try to do relaxing projects, usually personal vs business. That's my plans for today... Side note:  if you follow me on social media you… Continue reading Sunday Sewing – Christmas Style

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31 Day Blog Writing Challenge – The Quilt Rambler way

Yep, call me crazy, but I just accepted Cheryl Sleboa's challenge to write on my blog for each of the  31 days OF DECEMBER! Once a day! In the busiest month of the year! What was I thinking!  Grin - this is going to be good! Background: I met Cheryl at Fall Quilt Market 2016… Continue reading 31 Day Blog Writing Challenge – The Quilt Rambler way

A colorful quilt made from a collection of Harley Davidson t-shirts
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How Doing Just 3 Simple Things Can Help You Keep Your T-shirts Forever

  We Have a Solution - Make a T-shirt Quilt T-shirts. Everyone has them. Perhaps the favorites, all worn and well loved, are hidden away in an overstuffed dresser drawer. Perhaps your collection of vacation t-shirts are overflowing in the closet. Maybe you have saved your student's shirts from high school events or you have a vast… Continue reading How Doing Just 3 Simple Things Can Help You Keep Your T-shirts Forever

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Jesse’s Memory Quilt

Guest blogger Irma Cortez Once again I've asked my friend Irma to share her story concerning one of the quilts that I've made for her through the years.  This is about her brother Jesse who would have been 55 today, February 11. Among other things, Jesse served his country and for that I would like to… Continue reading Jesse’s Memory Quilt