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I’ve started on Sammie’s new quilt and have decided to make Snowball blocks. I haven’t tried those before and I think they suit the fabric better than something consisting of lots of small pieces. 28 more words


My Mobile Phone melted!

I haven’t been posting

but I have been sewing

My mobile phone melted on me and I’m waiting for the arrival of my new one… 30 more words

Finished: flannel fleece blanket

I haven’t had too much time for sewing this month, but I managed to finish a flannel version of my reversible fleece blanket. Much as I love working with fleece and appreciate its warmth, it can be a little expensive. 489 more words


Block 555: December 20, 2014

Hard time doing this today.

Date: December 20, 2014

Crane: 555

Days Spent on Project: 670

Location: NW Portland, OR

Person I would have sent it to: I’m having a real hard time thinking of someone today. 453 more words


Still on Track

Still keeping up with  the Grand Illusion mystery.  Because 1) there were less blocks this week and 2) because we already made the HST in Clue 1 and 3) because I have a die for cutting strips in the correct size for the corner pieces,  this clue went quickly.  114 more words


Hole in your fabric? Appliques to the rescue!

I have an old blanket from Target. It’s not the fanciest thing, but it keeps a body warm.

Unfortunately, it’s made out of a fabric that snags easily. 121 more words


I made 1!!!!!!!

I worked on it all day pretty much. My 3 kids went for their first visit with their dad in 3 months & we had my boyfriends 3 year old and boy you forget how much energy they have at that age!!!! 34 more words