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Works (not) in Progress

2014 Best in Show quilt detail

We interrupt this regularly scheduled Works in Progress post to share with you how my projects did in open class at the fair. (Mostly because it’s fair week so I’ve done ZERO sewing since my last update.) I entered 3 … Continue reading

My Favorite Quilt

Steampunk crazy quilt hanging on wall

I’d love to say that my favorite quilt is always the one that I am working on, but I have somehow grown very attached to my Steampunk Crazy Quilt. For those of you that are regulars on the blog, I’m … Continue reading

Friday Finds: The Whirlwind in the Thorn Tree


I recently finished a fabulous book, written by the author S. A. Hunt. He’s an author you’ve never heard of, but that’s ok. I hadn’t heard of him either until I ran across his book The Whirlwind in the Thorn … Continue reading

Works in Progress

mouse on the quilt

Finished Quilt Tops: Still no new finished quilt top this week, but I did pick out backing fabric for the Impromptu quilt. I’m going with a wide backing in a nice orange batik, and will pair it with my left … Continue reading

Local Quilt Store – Let’s Sew

I am lucky to have several wonderful quilting and fabric stores in my area.  They all provide fabrics and notions that appeal to different clientele, meaning that my area is rich in ideas and inspiration for quilting. The store that … Continue reading