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#DYOSampler Quilt Along: Pulling Fabrics

dyo sampler fabric

Pulling fabric for a project is probably my favorite part.  I have a small addiction to fat quarters, so I shouldn’t be surprised at how many fabrics I have that work with, even using a limited color palette. But somehow … Continue reading

Works in Progress

triangle along quilt top

My weekly update on projects progress. Finishes This is the second week in a row that I haven’t had any finishes.  It’s almost depressing. But I have a decent excuse for the lack of sewing.  My birthday was yesterday, so … Continue reading

Bird Quilt Top Finished

bird quilt

I finally got around to finishing my bird quilt top last night. And I love how it turned out. I found it really fun to make this quilt with a simple neutral color palette, with the pops of color from … 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

So… this Lent thing….

Left: Striped 1-Button Blazer in Kakhi & Red Stripe
Top Right: Printed Ashton Blouse in Hearts
Bottom Right: Subtle Floral Pencil Skirt in Coral

For Lent this year, I decided to give up all of my extra spending.  I’m not buying anything that I don’t NEED.  That’s everything from new clothes, and fabric to take-out for lunch.  It’s not been a week yet, and … Continue reading