Rabbit Medallion Quilt – 3rd Border

It has taken me forever to get around to making the 3rd border on my rabbit medallion quilt. Not that the blocks for this border were terribly difficult – they were just churn dash blocks. But, in my defense, I did have to make 36 of them, and I was getting rather tired of making Read More …

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. The center section of these 8-inch stars are 16-patch blocks from 1.5″ squares, giving me Read More …

Works in Progress

I actually feel like I’ve made a lot of progress on my in the last week. I finally finished the binding on my the Christmas quilt I made from the leftover Christmas fabrics I had after I made my crazy quilt. I think I’ll call the quilt Yuletide Magic, after the panel that I used Read More …

Rabbit Medallion Quilt – Center & 1st Border

A few weeks ago, I decided what I wanted to do with the Susybee Bunny Friends Bert & Beatrice Quilt Panel that was hanging out in my stash. I absolutely love how fun this bright bunny print panel is.  I designed a medallion quilt based on the center of the panel. I’m now in the Read More …

Separating the Sheep from the Goats

This week, we’re going to cover Chapter #5 of Julia Rothman’s book, Farm Anatomy.  It is, at 64 pages, the longest chapter in the book.  This chapter is all about animals, covering: animal terms parts of a rooster comb styles chicken breeds fresh eggs duck and goose breeds heritage turkeys parts of a beef animal Read More …

Fashion Friday – Animal Couture

This week’s Fashion Friday outfit is an amazing dress from Hot Topic, paired with Gianni Bini pumps and an Alice in Wonderland Disney Couture necklace. What I love most about this dress is that it is actually two  dresses layered.  The bottom layer of the dress is white hexagonal polka dots on black while the Read More …

Halloween – Back in Time

Halloween is one of my favorite times of the year.  I love to get dressed up in ridiculious outfits, just for fun (see my new winter hat), but doing it for candy is even better. My favorite Halloween costume of all time has to be my bunny suit that Mom had made for me.  I Read More …