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Cheeky Cognoscenti · 4d ago

Baby Steps On the Baby Quilt

I've been very busy this past week, working on clients' design projects, learning my music...
Cheeky Cognoscenti · 1W ago

Butterfly Bear Paw Baby Quilt: The FINAL, Final Plan, Revised

Okay, I changed my mind yet again, and THIS is what I'm REALLY going to do with those bear paw blocks that I made ages ago:53.5" x 53.5" Baby Quilt with Satin BindingI decided to ditch the o...
Cheeky Cognoscenti · 2W ago

Back to the Butterfly Bear Paws!

So does anyone remember these bear paw blocks that I was working on an eternity ago?10 1/2" Finished Bear Paw Block, One of NineI was experimenting with cutting up large scale patterns, and ...
Cheeky Cognoscenti · 4W ago

Pineapple Progress: Blocks 29 and 30 of 36 (or of 42)

Happy Monday, everyone!  So, the good news is that I've finished two more 17 3/4" blocks for my California King Pineapple Log Cabin quilt.  Ta da:  Block 29Block 30According to my original p...
Cheeky Cognoscenti · 1M ago

On the Loss of Sue Garman, Master Quilter

We've lost so many celebrities over the past year: David Bowie, Prince, Alan Rickman, Muha...
Cheeky Cognoscenti · 1M ago

Pineapple Progress Continues: Block 28 Completed

Look, it hasn't even been a month yet and I've finished another pineapple log cabin block!  I feel so accomplished!  That's 28 that I've made now and only 8 more to go.  I think I can, I thi...
Cheeky Cognoscenti · 1M ago

Back to the Pineapple Log Cabin for Now, with Clamshells On the Horizon

Hello and Happy New Year 2017!  This post will be short and sweet, because I want to get back to my sewing room before the day gets away from me.  After a hectic holiday season and a week of...
Cheeky Cognoscenti · 2M ago

6" Sampler Blocks: Not-Quite-Peaceful Hours

6" Sampler Block, Not-Quite-Peaceful HoursGood morning, and Happy Tuesday!  My schedule is nutso these days, but I managed to finish this little sampler block last night that I'd been workin...
Cheeky Cognoscenti · 2M ago

Let's Bake Cinnamon-Molasses Pumpkin Pie with Pecan Crust!

Homemade Cinnamon-Molasses Pumpkin Pies with Pecan CrustsSo, THIS happened yesterday!  I e...
Cheeky Cognoscenti · 2M ago

And Now, Happy ADVENT! Let the Madness Begin...

Pineapple Log Cabin, Block 26 of 36, 17 3/4"Man and Boy versus Christmas LightsWe all survived Thanksgiving!  The tablecloth and fine china are all washed and put away, I had my three pieces...