Author Archives: VB

About VB

Blissfully retired and exploring all the possibilities of having fun!

After a little break…

It’s been a busy few weeks here lately including half term and family visiting so I haven’t got much quilting done, but once the family had left, I started again this week desperate to try and complete some UFOs. The … Continue reading

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The beginning of Infinity

Well, I haven’t managed to catch up with all my projects here yet but thought I would just post this photo of my next big project – another Jaqueline de Jonge design called Infinity. I have signed up to a … Continue reading

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New babies!

This post is about two new babies – but don’t panic! Only one is mine – and is not human! The first is to do with an announcement made to me by some dear friends that they are about to … Continue reading

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It’s been a busy time

So I’ve just realised it is nearly two months since I posted anything, but that is not because I’ve not been working on my ‘UFOs’! Easter holidays with family here and then a trip down to my daughter’s to help … Continue reading

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It took a bit longer than I thought!

Due to sorting out my mum’s paperwork and a family wedding (which was wonderful), I’ve been rather busy recently but have still been working away at Section D of my Enchanting Stars quilt when I’ve had a few minutes. I’ve … Continue reading

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Which UFO shall I tackle today?

Soon after I started quilting in earnest, I found out about a Facebook group for quilters and what a great group it is. Everyone is so helpful and we are all encouraged to share progress on projects. It was through … Continue reading

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La Passacaglia

Sunday morning was always the time I would visit my mother and is now a sad time each week since she passed away on January 2nd this year. Through her last few months, she loved to see the progress I … Continue reading

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