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About quiltify

Crazy about functional art: quilting; travel, family, and New England.

Wednesday’s Word

The Daily Press’s weekly word challenge is: Beneath your feet. Well, under B’s feet, actually.  Imagine the years of monks stepping over these stones from Bolton Abbey. I, on the other hand, carried the camera equipment over the bridge.  Would … Continue reading

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Millie Monday

Millie is wearing this today:   It’s a BUSY, bright, traditional and kind of crazy DBYB quilt.  I’ll be getting this onto Millie and quilting it.  I’m using the plain red for the backing.  Thread color choice is up in … Continue reading

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Wednesday’s Word

Wednesday’s word is inspiration.  As inspiration can come from so many different places, I concentrated on what I was doing today.  My Don’t Bore Your Baby quilts start with the character fabric so I guess my inspiration often comes from that.   … Continue reading

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Millie Monday

Millie actually finished this quilt on Saturday so she’s formally dressed today: The binding is on and I just need to bury some threads and add the label.  I usually add the label while I bind a quilt, but I … Continue reading

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Product Photography

I am still learning about my camera’s settings and how to best use them.  On my most recent trip, the camera was too often on a low shutter speed resulting is some blurry photographs.  This was not visible on the display, … Continue reading

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Wednesday’s Word

Half & Half “We’ll each carry half”. Briggs Beach, Little Compton, RI Daily Post

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Millie Monday

Millie is dressed today. I made a basic Don’t Bore Your Baby Quilt©. In this particular quilt, the deepest contrast is between the dark brown and white. It will be interesting to see what feedback I get regarding the baby’s focusing on … Continue reading

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Quality and Function

You might remember Baby Nora from a prior post.  Nora is now five months old.  Isn’t she adorable?  Her style this day appears to be on the preppy side with the casual over the shoulder throw.   Nora is having some … Continue reading

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Wednesday’s Word: Symbol

This week’s Daily Post’s word is symbol.  There are obvious symbols. I have mixed feelings about national flags, and I’ll leave it at that. Here is a symbol that is personally meaningful to me: Lilacs have been my favorite blossom … Continue reading

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Wednesday’s Weekly Word: Door

The Daily Post’s weekly word is “door“.  I love doors, so this is an easy word or not so easy as I should only use a picture or two… This is one of my favorite doors.  This pretty door got me to … Continue reading

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