Quilt ADD in therapy

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Other than my family, the passion of my life is quilting. An eclectic, I love a wide variety of styles and techniques encompassing both machine and hand work. Instagram: lyncc_quilts

Flimsies Awaiting

Hi! As I madly work my way through the insane backlog of UFOs and NETYs that I amassed over the decades, my collection of Flimsies grows ever larger. Don't worry, they'll all get quilted eventually. For now (and into the foreseeable future), I do not have a nice, fast longarm, so my domestic table-top machine and I pump them out slowly, but surely.


The term "Flimsy" is an affectionately-held word that is used in much of the quilting world to connote a proudly finished quilt top. It is in no way an inferior item, but is an item of achievement that is still in a vulnerable, incomplete, not-yet-usable state, waiting to be quilted for its full glory. It is a stage of celebration, especially for large and intricate works.


BBQ with the Squadron




Coral Encounter

Daisy, Daisy

Firehouse 1

Frog Lilies for Marissa

Garden Friends

Glacier Star


Holiday Tidings

Holly Jolly Snowman

How Do You Take Your Tea?

It's a Hoot - Momo

It's a Silky Wool Flannel Kind of Autumn Day

Leaded Glass

Martha's Holiday Spin

Mermaid Fantasy


Once Upon a Star

Plums in November (in progress)

Poor Forgotten Orphan from 1993

Quiet Rebellion on the Pond

Rainbow Jane

Ruffled Roses (waitlisted)

Sapphire Stars Mystery

Salt Box Harvest

Set Sail

Sew Spooky (in progress)

Starry-Eyed Over Grand Illusion

String of Pearls

Whooo's Your Mama?

You Must Be Croaking


Pauline Perry said...

Oh My - I think I know what flimsies are now - quilt tops - right! You have so many beautiful flimsies - it was nice to see them all.

perry94022 at hotmail dot com

LynCC said...

Thanks so much, Pauline. Yep! "Flimsies" are unquilted tops. I get so eager for all of these to be done up!