What I’m Working On…

Over the weekend a final serge of power sewing took place and we put the last stitches in Kayla and Spencer’s wedding quilt.


Here it is all ready to be ironed.  As I was snapping a couple pictures, Ruby came over and started sniffing the quilt.


I figured it’s time she learn to pose on a quilt.  Let’s just say this was the best picture…I was rolling around laughing at her it was so funny trying to get her to pose.

Then I put the camera away, went to answer the phone.  When I got back she was posed so sweetly that I snapped another picture.  I took the camera and went to write a blog post with the pictures I had.  Then I went back and started to iron the quilt.  I ironed the first row of blocks.  Then I went to move the quilt but it was stuck….there in the folds of the quilts was…RUBY!  She was all snuggled in.  I moved the quilt top around enough so I could take another picture of Ruby sleeping in Kayla’s wedding quilt top.


On my agenda this week is to get this quilted..that means I need a backing and some binding AND Miss Ruby needs to quit being so cute that she distracts me from what I should be doing.

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28 thoughts on “What I’m Working On…

  1. Susan

    Love, love, love how this is coming out. It is going to be a wonderful gift.
    I like how the colors in the quilt match Ruby’s coloring too!

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  2. Donna

    Your quilt you made for the kids is absolutely beautiful – and of course you have the added bonus of having a superb model to show how comfy and cozy the quilt is!

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  3. Ranch Wife

    It doesn’t get much better than a gorgeous scrap quilt and a precious puppy does it? I’m thinking you had better not hold your breath on Ruby not being cute – I think you’re doomed! :)

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  4. Linda in NE

    Oh, isn’t that just the sweetest thing!!! And I really like the quilt too. :) You will have to include these pictures with the quilt when you give it to the kids. Ruby is proving a worthy successor to Gracie.

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  5. cindy

    The pictures of Ruby with the quilt are adorable. Your quilt is great – I love those scrappy quilts. Thanks for sharing.

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  6. Jenelle Boxberger

    I enjoyed this post. I see you have some Jo Morton fabric in the quilt. Love to work with her fabric. Ruby is just too stinkin’ cute.

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  7. Nancy Angerer

    Love the quilt — it will be a wonderful quilt. What size is the square in the center of the star. You got some cute pictures of Ruby.

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  8. Skye

    That last picture is the sweetest thing I have seen all year; truly.
    And the quilt is just beautiful.Wonderful work, Jo. Congratulations once again.

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  9. Jeneta

    I LOVE this quilt! I am madly trying to get all (okay, just some!) of my current projects completed so that I can make one of these!! Ruby is so sweet.

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  10. Mary Aiardo

    Don’t know which is cuter, the dog or the quilt. What is this pattern that she flatters so well with that face?

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