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We had a great adventure road trip through Oregon. Two weeks of rivers, mountain bikes, breweries, coffee shops, and camping.

PicMonkey CollageAnd through it all, I found time to pull out my travel sewing quilt and quilt. Just a moment here and there. In the evenings by camp light. In the lazy mornings with a second cup of tea.

IMG_1342What was great is how the small size of the project allowed for any amount of time. I could pull out my kit and sew for five minutes or an hour. However long the moment lasted.

IMG_1180Sometimes Winston even kept me company!

IMG_1340I think this will be my go-to-project for whenever I’m away from home, camping with friends, visiting family for the holidays, taking the plane on trips. If I’m traveling the kit will come along!

PicMonkey Collage2Just as our trip was coming to a close, I sewed the last triangle I had pre-cut and brought with me. Almost 200 triangles!

IMG_6737After arriving home, I’ve already restocked the kit with more triangles, and am wondering how big I want to make this quilt. Lap quilt size? Go for a twin quilt? It comes together so easily and effortlessly, if I just worked on it here and there . . . I think it would grow pretty quickly! How big do you think I should go?

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