Common Bride

Common Bride, quilts

I finished one corner Smile and I am now working on the second one.

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The second corner in progress

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Someone told me I should just push on through and finish Joseph’s Coat – I don’t like to work on the same thing every day – besides hand quilting for hours on end or day after day can make fingers very sore.  I like to quilt one day and then work on something else for a day or two.  Sometimes I make time to quilt for only 5 or 10 minutes on some days – I do get some quilting in almost every day though.  I just like variety.

6 comments… add one

  • Debbe Sep 18, 2012

    Your applique work is just amazing. I too don’t care to work on the same thing day after day, after a while it becomes a chore and I don’t like to associate sewing and chores together.
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  • Gari Sep 18, 2012

    I totally agree, I always have several projects going so I can choose what I want to work on each day (or sometimes not work on anything). I also like variety: piecing, applique, planning, etc. Love your Common Wife.
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  • Teri Dingler Sep 18, 2012

    Me, too! I have several going on at all times! Makes life interesting and not dull!
    Beautiful applique work! Must include on my next project!

  • audrey Sep 18, 2012

    That’s the way I am. I really do get more done when I’m working on a couple different projects at the same time!

  • Billie K Sep 18, 2012

    Looking gorgeous! I’ve been trying to work on just one project which is very unusual for me, and I’m actually getting less done than if I worked on more.
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  • Doreen Sep 18, 2012

    I agree with the gals above, I, also, get more done if there is variety in the projects going on at one time. Unless it’s something that is quickly needed/finished then the motivation keeps me going!!! Love both the fabrics and applique you’re working on!
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