All UFO’s finished and I am getting ready to start on some more aprons and pet mats, and a few more Quillows. I don’t want to make too many until I see how they sell. This past few weeks I have been trying to do too much. I don’t seem to be getting anything totally … More Beautiful Monday
I have had shelves about 20inches wide and 12 inches deep in my sewing room from the floor to the ceiling. I have put books or fabric and things like this for years. Sunday night I went to get some fabric off one of the shelves and the top shelf started to fall and all … More And They Came Tumbling Down
I normally sew every day, but due to life, eye issues, and working on genealogy I haven’t hardly touched the machine. With this happening I look at the computer and think, “What to blog about?” I was brain dead This morning after a little while of sewing it has opened the mind and I have … More
I was given some fabric and there were 2 unfinished quilts and the person who gave it to me asked me to finish the 2 quilts. One was a baby quilt and only needed a binding. The other was stacks of 4 inch squares (cut by hand). The squares were shades of purple and there … More Have you ever been asked to finish something?
Sounds fun right? It is thanks to Jenny Doan. I love her Youtube videos, and have had the pleasure of meeting her a few times, learned to make easy and perfect pinwheels. I am bringing back a project that my grandkids loved growing up( a mere 15 plus years). It is a blanket with a … More Easy Pinwheel Quillow
This last week a question was posted on Friends of Farmhouse Quilts about rulers and their accuracy among different brands. This jarred the memory to a mini workshop I attended last year at our quilt guild. Quilting 101. Now I will start out saying I am a self taught quilter. I started out at the … More Quilting questions I never thought about.
I will be looking at fabric trying to decide on what I want to make next. I have the border to put on the Eagle wall hanging and then it will be finished. I have quite a bit of fabric I have purchased from New Mexico, and Arizona. I think I will make a Southwest … More Are you going to e watching Football?