Local Quilt Store – Quilts N’ Bloom

quilts n bloom precuts

I am lucky to have several wonderful quilting and fabric stores in my area.  They all provide fabrics and notions that appeal to different clientele, meaning that my area is rich in ideas and inspiration for quilting. The first store … Continue reading



A couple weeks ago, someone on instagram got the brilliant idea to start a hashtag for a big fabric destashing project.  I think it was @twomoreseconds, as she has a blog post about it. But, what started out as a … Continue reading


cutting fabric for colorist

What with all the binding and dressmaking I’ve been doing lately, I felt like it was time to start piecing another quilt.  I’ve been looking forward to making The Colorist for a while now.  It’s a Lizzy House pattern, and … Continue reading

Yellow Spiral Quilt Finished

Finished yellow spiral quilt top

I’ve decided that the official title of the HST quilt I made using the yellow broadcloth and A Stitch in Color charm pack will be called the yellow spiral quilt.  And guess what?!  The top is done!  Of course, that’s … Continue reading

Stitch in Color Quilt

HST blocks matched and sewn

I’ve decided that I must really have a problem.  I finished my Shiny Chevron quilt top on Tuesday and started a new quilt top on Wednesday.  I think I’m addicted to the ability to play with color and layout to … Continue reading

Sassy Charm Quilt

quilt closeup

I finally got the Sassy Charm Quilt completed!  It’s possibly a miracle with everything that has been going on lately.  I did get it quilted over a week ago, but I just didn’t have the time to bind it.  I’ll … Continue reading

Sassy Charm Quilt

Close-up Quilt Layout, by MouseInMyPocket

As you know, I’ve got two different quilts ready to be quilted right now, but I’m just having way too much fun to stop.  I’ve already got my next quilt laid out.  It’s another quilt to help cut down on … Continue reading