You guys! My quilting bee started this week! I’ve been so excited that I’ve totally neglected my blog. Sorry friends! A little catch up….I signed up for the Modern InstaBee over on Instagram a few weeks ago. If you’re interested in signing up for a hive or just want to check out what all the… Continue reading Pillows and Cuddles
Can you believe it’s May already? Me either! Before you know it summer will be here and I’ll be entertaining a house full of kids saying “I’m bored” every 10 minutes. I’m really loving this Fresh Sewing Day idea Liliy’s Quilts came up with, where we link to her blog and list some finishes from… Continue reading Fresh Sewing Day and Small Blog Meet – May
I was digging in my closet the other day, looking for some fabric I knew I squirreled away somewhere when I found this quilt top. How did I forget about this one??? It had only 3 sides of the green border sewn on. But it was practically finished. I remember working on it in August… Continue reading My Favorite
I would have said “Happy 19th anniversary of your 21st birthday” but who wants to be 21 again? Not me! Anyway, I whipped this up yesterday evening. After making this one earlier in the week, the second one was a breeze! When my friend saw mine, she teased that her 40th was coming up and… Continue reading Happy 10th Anniversay of your 30th Birthday!
As I mentioned here, I joined the Sew Together Bag craze (by Sew Demented). I’ve been seeing more and more pictures of this bag pop up online and I couldn’t resist. You can buy the pattern here if you want to make one too. Here are is my outer shell. I decided to use… Continue reading Sew Together Bag
If you were to ask me 5 years ago what my least favorite color was, I would have quickly and enthusiastically insisted it was orange. I can’t even explain to you why. Maybe it was the orange-ish poofy 8th grade graduation dress I wore in 1990 that scarred me. I wish I had a picture… Continue reading Orange
One of my cousins is moving overseas with her young family (husband and 3 young sons). These days when I think of gift giving, I automatically think “What can I make?” I quickly remembered this book. I really love everything Sweetwater creates. They are a mother and 2 daughter team that design fabric for Moda,… Continue reading Checkers anyone?