Wilmington Prints Trunk Show

brown plaid quilt

I was lucky enough to attend the Wilmington Prints Trunk Show at Let’s Sew on Valentine’s Day. It was a lot of fun to see some of the great things we could make with Wilmington’s yardage and  pre-cut 2.5″ strips. … Continue reading

Project Quilting – Orphan Blocks

orphan block quilt

Today was supposed to be another #NaBloPoMo post, but I figured that talking about a finished quilt is a perfectly good reason to postpone it until tomorrow.  Instead, I wanted to share with you my finished project for this week’s … Continue reading

#NaBloPoMo – Cheesy Chicken Croissant Pockets

Cheesy Chicken Croissant Pockets

One of my least favorite things to do is to make dinner. It’s not that I don’t enjoy cooking. It’s that my husband can’t ever give me a straight answer about what he wants for dinner. I get a lot … Continue reading

#NaBloPoMo – Where did my crafty go?

Ryden's baby quilt closeup

Over the last couple years I have found myself working on more fabric based projects, things like quilts and clothes.  There certainly isn’t anything wrong with that, but I sometimes wonder where the rest of my crafty went. The last … Continue reading

#NaBloPoMo – Let’s DIY unless you want to DIFM

letterpress table

I love to DIY (do it yourself). I often take a look a quilts on display in magazines and think “I can make that.”Then I sit down with a pencil and some graph paper to figure it out, or come … Continue reading

#NaBloPoMo Make It

I’m happy to say that I am participating in my first #NaBloPoMo – that stands for “National Blog Posting Month.”  The idea is that each day for the entire month of Feburary, I will be writing one post that is … Continue reading

Project Quilting – Sunrise/Sunset

fiddler on the roof quilt

This week’s Project Quilting challenge was Sunrise/Sunset. As soon as I saw the theme I knew what I wanted to do. It had to be something related to Fiddler of the Roof. I love musicals and the song “Sunrise Sunset” … Continue reading

Works in Progress

My first attempt at using the flower stitch foot

This week I feel like I’ve gotten a lot of sewing done, at least as compared to last week. I completed another round of project quilting- a post about my completed project will be up on Friday. And I did … Continue reading

Works in Progress

Project Quilting Season 6 Challenge #1 - Trees

I have to admit to being a complete slacker and getting almost no sewing accomplished since my last WiP post. I did finish up my mini quilt for the 1st Project Quilting challenge of the season. You can vote for … Continue reading