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Homemade Rag Wreaths

I was taught how to make homemade rag wreaths late one night by an amazing young woman. She had gotten so good at making these wreaths that she could have turned it into a business if she had wanted to. 378 more words


Thematic Poems

Abortion Poems
Angel Poems
Animal Poems
Anniversary Poems
April Poems
Autumn Poems
Baby Poems
Ballad Poems
Baptism Poems
Beach Poems
Beautiful Poems
Beauty Poems… 223 more words


Tell me how...

… does the sun feel on your skin? Is it exactly like we dreamed of? The warm caress such that of a lover. The sweet smell of promise? 275 more words

Slice Of Life.

Scrap busting!

Work has been tough lately so I took today and tomorrow off to recharge and get some sewing done. Of course, “took off” means got up early to work for two hours and will likely mean the same later, but in the meantime I am grateful for a bright sunny day and some quiet time. 135 more words


Sampler Shenanigans and Other Sewing


In a bout of ‘darn it, I want to do this!’, I finally broke down and bought twenty yards of gray solid fabric from Connecting Threads. 506 more words


Scrappy Quilt from Jessica Darling Color Theory Workshop

As a member of the Houston Modern Quilt Guild (HMQG), I had the privilege of attending a color theory workshop by Jessica Darling at a recent guild meeting. 321 more words


Quilt Alliance Challenge

After thinking I would use Sunbonnet Sue as my inspiration,

I did a total about-face and chose a scrap quilt instead.  I LOVE scrap quilts, and since I certainly HAVE a lot of scraps, it all works out :-) 267 more words