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2012 Sisters Quilt Show

Here are my favorites from the infamous “largest outdoor quilt show” in Sisters OR this past July. I was so happy to go again this year, such a great day.


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Sisters Quilt Show – part II – Double Wedding Ring

The double wedding ring. My love. My nemesis. This has always been one of my favorite quilt patterns. I started one in April with high hopes it will one day adorn my bed and people will ooo and ahh over it and I’ll stand there smugly and say “yep. I sure did make that”. Maybe I’ll be able to say that in 10 years.

In the meantime I will gaze fondly upon other dwr quilts until I dig mine out of my “to-do” bin. Yes I have a bin, not a pile of to-do’s. Don’t judge.

Love the idea of doing one in all solids. I am so in love with solid quilts right now!

My quilt is similar to the pink one above in that the melons are a different fabric than the background diamonds. It gives a great optical illusion effect.

Back to the sewing table…

2011 Sisters Quilt Show – Part 1 – Grandmother’s Flower Garden

This past Saturday I went to the Sisters Quilt Show in Sisters Oregon. They boast being the largest outdoor quilt show in the world. And it was indeed. HUGE. I will be posting some photos of my favorite quilts from the show over the next few weeks.

This was one of the first quilts I saw when I was entering the town and made me really excited to see more. I was officially geeking out hardcore.

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