So Much Sewing

In the last week, I feel like I’ve made quite a bit of progress on the quilt which was once the #dyosampler. I have 5 full sections complete, and the other 3 sections are partially complete. Overall, I’m pretty happy … Continue reading

Triangle Quilt Along: Week 1

triangle qal fabric

Thanks to Lorna over at Sew Fresh Quilts, I’ve discovered the Triangle Quilt Along over at The Sassy Quilter. And, as you may remember from my Quilting Bucket List, I’ve been wanting to make a triangle quilt for a while … Continue reading

Halloween Fabric Mail Day

spooktacular fat quarter bundle

Yesterday was an amazing mail day!  My Spooktacular fat quarter bundle came in the mail from Fat Quarter Shop! It’s nine super great Halloween themed fat quarters.  I’m thinking I want to make a quilt of some sort, but I’m … Continue reading

Graphic Prints

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For those of you who don’t know, this week was New York Fashion Week.  And while there were many styles on the runway, one look really stood out to me.  It was the use of bold graphic prints, mostly in … Continue reading

Styling the Taffy Blouse

taffy blouse look

I love this version of the taffy blouse with a pair of black skinny jeans and a black biker jacket.  With the black pumps and super cute sunglasses, all I’m missing is a cool vintage car, so I can be … Continue reading

Styling the Meringue Skirt

meringue skirt

You may remember the original meringue skirt that I made a couple months ago. It was the very first project from the Colette Sewing Handbook, and I love that it has a scalloped hem.  It’s the first and only one … Continue reading

Color Week: Black & White

Cockrum Hall Porch.  Oakland City, IN

For this final day of color week, we’re going to be featuring black and white. I had a lot of fun with this one – mostly because I love a good black and white photograph. I did take photos of … Continue reading

Fashion Friday – These Boots are Made for Walking

tony lama boots

This is a special edition of Fashion Friday.  Today, we’re going to talk about boots.  Why boots?  Because boots aren’t just for keeping out the winter weather, they are for work, fun, and even fashion. I own quite a few … Continue reading

Quilt Progress

quilt block

I’ve started working on my quilt again.  Yes, it’s been a while, but thanks to the wonderful ladies down at SewTech in Evansville, I now have the correct kind of bobbin for my machine and can adjust my own bobbin … Continue reading