A Jane Stickle quilt is a big accomplishment no matter how long it takes! I've owned the book about as long as you have been working on it and I haven't made a single block. Your progress looks great to me!!
At least you have started your Jane Stickle. I've yet to even begin! Some day....and then I'll have it finished in my really old age :/Henny Penny looks great with your initials in their place :D
Thats a great winter project! I love the little Cakestand block pillow you made, my favorite block, well one of my favorite blocks. I was wondering how your mom is doing?
Oh boy, how great is it to get all the way to the quilting part on the DJ? I started mine at least 10 years ago and have only a handful of blocks.
Good for you! I am really enjoying my time with some long neglected (but never forgotten) projects *s*
Lori congratulations. It looks beautiful. I hope to finish mine someday.
As you work on your DJ I hope you keep showing us. I love seeing the intricate piecing and your lovely stitches.
I see a lot of fabric still in my stash in your Dear Jane! I've made about 50 of the blocks...finish is nowhere in sight!
You dug it out just to make me feel better!!!! Wait.....that reminds me....I believe I have a 15 year old quilt that I haven't finished hand-quilting.....:) Love the wool goodie!!!
I love to see your Dear Jane quilt. You've used some great fabrics. I'll be cheering for you to finish it up this winter too!! The pillow is very sweet. I love those red and green prints :0)
One friend finished her Dear Jane quilting and I saw the quilt on Friday, another friend has just finished the quilting of the blocks and now I see you yours. Must be the season for Jane. Love your Henny Penny,I love working with felted wool.
Looks like you're making great progress on your winter stitching projects. They are all gorgeous. Can hardly wait to see that beautiful Jane Stickle quilt finished. And I really like how you turned the one block into a pillow.
I fall in love with your Dear Jane with each glimpse...working on mine!!
Oh my, and to think you are handquilting it. Love anything wool, Henny Penny is wonderful.
I need to get my "Jane" quilt out of the closet and get it finished too. *sigh*
Great photos of your projects.
What a gorgeous quilt, definitely finish it. Now if I can take my own advice, lol. I got the magazine with the wool runner, how did you sew the pieces and did it get bulky?Debbie
Nothing like an old friend on your lap all winter. It's going to be amazing when you take the last few stitches.
Just keep working on your Dear Jane and each hoop gets you closer to being done. Great job!!
i ditto Janet O. comment!!!adore all the projects....
Looks like you are feeling better. Love the quilt in your header.
I'm with Janet O. on this one.....I've had the Dear Jane book since it came out, and have yet to make a single block! Who cares how long it took....you are getting it done! Yay! And your piecing on it looks beautiful! And I love Henny Penny, too! Sweet!
My DJane has been hiding in its box, not seeing the light of day for many months. And I'm nearly done with the center. I really should get it out and do a bit more. Nice projects, every one.
My DJ project is still in clear sleeves of my DJ pattern notebook. I did make a couple this past spring, but nothing since then.
If you reached the border you are well on your way, you might finish it this winter ;-). Depends on how much time you have, or should I say make, to quilt it.
You can do it.Your DJ quilt is beautiful.
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What a lovely thing to find on your archeaological dig, lol. It's so nice to see your DJ in the hoop, beautiful photo by the way.I love your little cushion, it looks like it was supposed to be and the wool project looks great too.
Hi! Greetings from Finland! I love your blog! Your quilts are so fantastic! It's so nice to find other quilters all around the world! :)
Good luck finishing your DJ! What an accomplishment.
At least your DJ is ready to quilt. I think I still only have around 60 blocks done. A decade project for sure! Yours looks great. Your initials were just the right touch on Henny Penny.
No pressur - but I can't wait to see the Dear Jane quilt all finished! It is absolutley wonderful.
Wow Lori - love your DJ! Mine is still just a pile of blocks (and not a huge pile, either!). I kind of like the cut off points - it gives the pillow even more charm.
So fun! Its a beauty and glad it came out of the dungeon!! it is going to be great
I didn't know you had a Jane, it's beautiful. This will be a very satisfying journey, what a great way to spend the winter! Can't wait to see the progress.
Great projects all! It must be really exciting to be quilting your DJ. Ten years is nothin'!
I just pulled my Dear Jane top out of the closet today and decided I'm going to get it basted so I can start to hand quilt it this winter. I started mine in 2001 and just keep coming back to it. Your quilting looks wonderful, and I hope to see the finished quilt on your blog later this winter.
Jane is just beautiful!happy quilting. Henny Penny is so cute and it needed your initials.Hope our Mom is healing well.
Get on with that quilting and make sure the finale does come soon - so worth it! The cushion is sweet and you initials are the final touch to a great project. Keep up the good work!
Your DJ is going to be a treasure! It looks beautiful. Hope you gets some sweet moments to stitch on it.And Henny Penny is so lovely. I like your initials added. The wool is wonderful...might have to cut into some myself :-)
Oh my! Your DJ must contain some amazing older line prints, how wonderful!!!! And....you are handquilting it!!! They do say though that every woman who makes and complets a DJ automatically becomes a Goddess!!! Hats off to you, hope you get a lot of stitching time over the winter!!!
oh thank goodness; i'm not the only one with a 10 or 12 year project . . . in fact i have at least one going back to approximately (OMG) 28 years~!!!!!~sheeeeez, i don't even want to think about that right now~!love the Henny Penny piece~!:-)libbyQ
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