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Creating a Design Wall

A design wall is very helpful for laying out quilting blocks comfortably and easily allowing the quilter to step back and evaluate the layout and quickly make adjustments.  532 more words

Channelling my Inner Kindergarten Student

On Saturday January 24, the Brampton Quilters’ Guild, to which I have belonged for twelve years, ran a workshop on Journal Art Quilting taught by Sheree, in which we were shown has to use paint, muslin, fusible fabric and Tyvek to create fabric to use in journal quilts.  714 more words


Well I am still working on my craft/sewing room.  It is so easy to get distracted.  Lots of memories and why did I keep that to go through.   106 more words

Went for a spin...

Last Saturday morning I woke up to this.*

I still have loads of unpacking and organizing to do, but I heard the siren song scream of some no longer patiently waiting cashmere. 121 more words


My Sewing Room: Let's Get Personal

As I sat down to write this post I realized that it was a bit personal. My sewing space is my little personal space in the world and it is dripping with my personality and reminders of the stories of my life. 1,187 more words

Random Ramblings

Recycled Storage

Getting organized this month? I like using things I already have in new ways, particularly in my sewing space:

I. Glassware

I have zippers in a vase and in a glass jar: 148 more words



I haven’t had a chance to sew for a couple weeks now, and I really miss it! This quilting stuff is addictive. My stitches and tension had gotten out of control, and I am so happy I found a repair shop just down the road from my office. 707 more words