Holiday Shopping Recommendations

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Today is Black Friday, so I’m sure that many of you were out and about early this morning (or even late last night) doing some of your holiday shopping. But, if you’re not done yet, I’d love to make a … Continue reading

Giving Thanks

With thanksgiving this week, I wanted to share a few things I am thankful for right now. Matt, who has been married to me for almost 5 years, but who has been part of my life for a dozen years … Continue reading

Winter Wear

With the Polar Vortex heading south, things are going to get pretty chilly here this week. And with the cold weather, I start thinking about layering clothes. Particularly what jackets and coats will work well with my clothes. Having a … Continue reading

Rabbit Medallion Quilt – 2nd Border

Last week I showed you what I did for the center and 1st border of my Rabbit Medallion Quilt. This week I want to share with you what I did for my second border – the stars with 16-patch centers. … Continue reading

Works in Progress

It’s that time again, a works in progress update! This week I have a finished quilt to share with you – my Christmas crazy quilt. I finished the top before last week’s update, and finished it late Saturday night. I … Continue reading

String Theory Quilt

The String Theory quilt is finally complete. I got the binding put on it last week and I actually finished the binding by hand! That’s a new one for me. But since I chose to bind the quilt with some … Continue reading

Crafty Finds

Another year of the Vanderburg County Homemakers Craft Show has come and gone.  And this year, we almost missed it. Mom and I had planned to spend the day shopping at some of the antique stores in town, but my … Continue reading

Small Finishes

This last week has been a week of small finishes. It has been nice to have several small completed projects. I made myself a couple of hotpads with left over blocks from my the quilt I made my mom for … Continue reading

Listen While You Work

As a sewist, and general creative person, I find that I need some background noise while I work. A little something to distract from all of the other ideas floating around in my head. I have a playlist that I … Continue reading