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travelinggramma 01-11-2022 08:04 AM

Crispy frog - would love to swap with you again!!

WMUTeach 01-11-2022 09:43 AM

Aborning and Crispy, I will add you to the 2022 Birthday Swap list. The thread is open so skip over to the group for the next year. We will start with February. Thank you for joining us again. We need a few more folks who love get and give birthday presents. Who Hoo! two more. I will just move your info from last year to this new 2022 year.

WMUTeach 01-11-2022 09:46 AM


Originally Posted by WendyMcD (Post 8530292)
Hi Kiddies,
My health has continued sliding and can't participate in next years swap. It feels awful needing to do this but I'm overextended and something had to give. have fun.


WendyMcD, I am so sorry to hear this. Please lurk the 2022 group any time you wish and keep in touch with us. We will miss you.

sewbizgirl 01-11-2022 10:41 AM

So sorry your health is poor, Wendy. Praying for healing and strength for you. Do visit on the new thread, even if you can't participate.

Welcome back, Crispy Frog!!

IrishMom 01-14-2022 02:50 PM

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Originally Posted by sewbizgirl (Post 8528888)
Irishmom, I have the Elizabeth Hartman pattern book for Fancy Forrest, but have yet to make it. I should make it for my baby grandson.

Sewbizgirl -- DO IT! I have been in love with Elizabeth Hartman's porcupine block forever - so cute. The quilt was fun to make, but you know the old saying - measure twice, etc,etc. I think it should be measure three times and then keep re-measuring the cut pieces! Some of the rectangles are only 1/4 inch off on the sides and can easily get mixed up. But if you concentrate the designs come out super cute.

The other aggravating thing is the small quilt ended up 48 x48 inches. So, yes 4 inches shy of my backing. I have pieced backs before but this is the first time I did it in different fabrics which had to be lined up. I'm happy with how it came out - it's a soft flannel.



Loveofquilts 01-14-2022 06:09 PM

Oh I love the quilt. I wish my son were younger, he would have absolutely loved that.

Loveofquilts 01-14-2022 06:11 PM

Wendy you will definitely be in my prayers as well. Keep up the good fight. :)

sewbizgirl 01-15-2022 07:34 AM

Love that striped binding on the Dino quilt. It’s such a great quilt!

ahwu 01-15-2022 05:26 PM

Happy Belated Birthday!! Aborning...

WMUTeach 01-16-2022 05:35 AM

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Ahwu, your belated birthday wish, reminded me that we really let down on extending our birthday greetings to Aborning. Between holidays, long waits between mailings and the start of the new thread for 2022, we were not on top of this last swappers birthday. :(

I am embarrassed.

Happy Birthday, Aborning! It is coming late, but it is here. I hope your day was filled with good wishes, good times and good treats that pleased you.


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