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I Bought A Sewing Machine!

Well, the Mr bought it on my behalf, I needed that push to take the plunge and get one – but I am now the proud owner of one of these beauties: 240 more words

Dresses

Sweet Blanket Patches

I did a little sewing for the holidays.

Here is a doll blanket that I stitched up for a Christmas gift.

This was fun to make.  171 more words

Fabric Scraps

Four out of Four

Finally!

Teacher baby quilt #4 is done, and delivered… But not yet distributed. They’re planing on handing out the final 2 quilts sometime after Thanksgiving. This baby isn’t due until closer to Xmas. 282 more words

Quilts

Laura Wasilowski

This morning, I’m introducing Laura Wasilowski:

Laura Wasilowski is a textile artist, author, teacher, and creator of hand dyed fabrics and threads. She has an undergraduate degree in Costuming from the College of St. 191 more words

9 Patch 'n' Apps OP 1 and 2

Tipped the blocks in the 9 Patch ‘n’ Apps project file …

… then rotated the outer row of blocks to turn what looks like a border inside out!

Quilt

No Quilt Border or Multiple Borders?

Modern quilters tend to not use borders at all while traditional quilts have borders.

If you are looking for inspiration on using multiple borders, check out this Craftsy blog post all about it. 20 more words

Quilt

Rue

No news here since the last famished
liberation, I’ve settled in silence
and the odd letter, embroidery
no one can see. When all you wanted… 112 more words

Writing