Designing a Quilt

I picked up some amazing fabrics last weekend, knowing that I wanted to make a quilt with them, but having no idea what I wanted that quilt to look like.  Why do I do this to myself? Because I had a gift card for the store and everything was 15% off, that’s why.  The fabric Read More …

A Second Fanfare Quilt

As you know, I just made a quilt for my cousin Susan’s baby out of some lovely Fanfare flannels from Cloud 9.  Because of the pieces required for the pattern, I needed to size up a lot of the yardage I bought.  This gave me a fair amount of leftover flannel with no home.  My Read More …

Singer Quantum 2623 Review

I have several sewing machines at my house, and I’ve been sewing for a couple of years now, so I figured it was time I write a review for you of my machines.  The first machine I’ll be reviewing is the one I’ve had the longest, about 3 years.  It’s a Singer Quantum 2623, which Read More …

A Baby Quilt for Susan

My cousin Susan is having a baby! And today I’m super thrilled to share with you the baby quilt I made for her baby girl (coming this spring). I also had enough leftover fabric to make a fun little Dresden plate pillow for decoration. This quilt really started with the fabric.  I fell in love Read More …

New Year, New Space

With the new year, I decided that I needed a new space to sew in.  Ok, it had nothing to do with the new year, and everything to do with finding a permanent place to set up my Featherweight. So, I pulled all of the stuff off my shelves, took everything off the tables, and Read More …

I Finished That Halloween Quilt

I finally finished that Halloween quilt that I started in October.  I got the top done before Halloween, but I didn’t take the time to get it it quilted and bound.  So, thanks to this #sew365 resolution, I got caught up on enough other projects, and had no excuse not to finish the quilt. The Read More …