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Indigo... and back again

It’s been a bit of a rough week.

Nothing turned out quite as planned, but the surgery is over, was successful and I’m on the mend, if rather spectacularly bruised. 485 more words


Arizona quilt top

This Sunday, I pieced my Arizona blocks together and I now have a quilt top! I followed a pattern called “Random Rectangles Quilt” from the book 1,2,3 Quilt. 134 more words


Another Beautiful Quilt Design

Obviously I can not peel my eyes away from my computer screen when scouring Pinterest and Craftsy for quilt patterns.  It really is becoming a habit.   39 more words

Guest Blog- Bee Block Quilt

My lovely Canadian cousin is not only a lawyer, hocking playing mother, runner and more but she is also an amazing quilter. She made us a beautiful wedding quilt and I wanted to share its story here on We Shine Forth. 730 more words

Crafts & DIY


November 2014

We welcomed another addition to the family this year, our grand-nephew Reynolds! We suspect that Reny will follow in his Dad’s footsteps for a love of the ocean, so I used a super-cute fish and shark fabric so that he might learn early that while the ocean is a beautiful and wonderful place, that it is also something that requires respect. 64 more words

Quilt Projects

Sew Sweet Simplicity: Block Two

Wow!  A month has flown by.  Most of my sewing time has been invested in the memory quilt project, but it was easy to set aside a little time for Sew Sweet Simplicty:  Block 2. 110 more words


InstaWall Quilt in Throw Size + My future Sewing Studio

Last week, I finished another InstaWall Quilt, this time in a large throw size. This quilt measures 60×60 inches, perfect for snuggling and it holds 36 of your instagram pictures. 882 more words