Wednesday, August 18, 2010

WIP Wednesday & Wednesday Weigh-In

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Karrie Lyne over at Freckled Whimsy is having a Charm Pack Quilt Along.  Yeah, I love to quilt-along!  And I also love the 12 Days of Christmas by Kate Spain for Moda. 

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They’re already on week three, but I just started working on my HSTs so I’ve got some catching up to do.  Here’s one by Kim using the same charm pack:

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I can’t wait to get my Charm Pack quilt finished, but first … DSC01537

… I need to finish my log cabin “quilt of errors”.  I have made some progress, and I’m thinkin’ I’m likin’ it!  Check out that middle block … I think it adds character, don’t you?  I’m thinking I’d like to do something other than just a plain border.  We’re heading to Berkeley again this Friday, so not sure if I’ll have this top done by then … but I’m working on it.


Wednesday Weigh In

On a different note, I’m happy to report that I lost 7.5 lbs this past week!!  Seems unbelievable, but frankly I believe most is water loss due to my blood pressure medication which is also a diuretic.  So let it be!  It's good to see the arrow on the scale go down instead of up, and it's a great motivator.  I'm already feeling better!

4 comments:

  1. WooHoo! you had a great week! 7.5 is 7.5 no matter how you do it. I do love your log cabin. The centre works for me. Very striking. It gives it a bit of movement.

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  2. Rita, your doing great. I can't believe how well you are doing. You are motivating me to do better! Steph

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  3. Congrats on you WWI! And I love the log cabin, that center block adds interest!

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  4. Congratulations on your weight loss! The "quilt of errors" should be the "quilt of rights" because it is turning out great. The middle block is nice!

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