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Lovely year of finishes: May

It just seemed like yesterday I was doing the mid-month progress. This month was a little slower on my sewing/quilt projects than usual, however by no means was it slow in other aspects of my life :-).

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I am linking up with “A lovely year of finishes” to share my end of May goals and successes.

Completed Projects in May

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  • Madrona Road Mini Quilt
    Finished and posted here.
  • Chair Bags
    Completed and sent. See this post
  • Pot Holders
    Completed and received.

Projects Underway

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  • Hexagons (not sure for what yet)
    Underway
  • 18″ Pillow for Quilt Guild Pillow Swap
    Underway, pattern chosen – using a pillow pop design. Squares sewed and ready for cutting for HST’s
  • Finish machine quilting “Four Seasons in One Day” Quilt
    No more progress, posted here and here

 

 

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Mid-May Goal check-in

Today, I am squeezing under the wire to report my mid-May goals update. I am linking up with “A lovely year of finishes”.

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My goal for May was simple….finish 9 small projects (which included the list below)

  • Etsy order for Chair Bags
    Completed and sent. See this post
  • Madrona Road Mini Quilt
    Finished and posted yesterday.
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  • 18″ Pillow for Quilt Guild Pillow Swap
    Underway, pattern chosen – using a pillow pop design. 
  • Finish machine quilting “Four Seasons in One Day” Quilt
    No more progress
  • Start one of the mini quilts (see side bar)
    Not started.

So overall, I don’t think to bad, about 50% of projects finished or underway. I also completed a set of pot holders which I blogged about here.

A give away + May goals

Give Away Day
It is give away day, and I am celebrating that I almost have 100 followers. This is a summary of the things I have been working on so far this year, that you may or may not have seen 🙂

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To show my appreciation, I would like to offer this give away.

The give away is:

  • A copy of the book Pillow Pop which has some amazing patterns and instructions for different Pillow covers.
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  • Two Mini Charm Packs (to use possible in creating a postage stamp (18 in.) cushion cover)
    1 x Bella Solids Candy Pack


    1 x PB and J Candy Pack

 What do you need to do to win?

  • In the comments below, let me know your favorite craft book or your favorite design item you would like to have in your house 
  • For a second chance to win, let me know in the comments below how you follow me, i.e. follow by email, wordpress or bloglovin.
  • All comment must be added by May 10 at 5 p.m. PST, and
  • The winner will be chosen at random and be emailed Sunday, May 12, so make sure if you are a no reply blogger, you leave an email address. I will also post the winner back here.

May Goals

I am linking up with “A lovely year of finishes”. Here are my goals for May, I decided to keep them really simple.

A Lovely Year of Finishes

Finish 9 small projects, which include:

  • Etsy order for Chair Bags
  • Madrona Road Mini Quilt
  • 18″ Pillow for Quilt Guild Pillow Swap
  • Finish machine quilting “Four Seasons in One Day” Quilt
  • Start one of the mini quilts (see side bar)