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T-shirt undies

When I make t-shirt memory quilts the left over scraps are too good to throw away.  I make lots of different things from the scraps.  One favorite of mine is to make my own undies from them.   47 more words

Frugal Living

Compass Quilters: Red Delicious Life

Compass Quilters is in its third month (yes, already!), and Diana from Red Delicious Life is our queen bee in October.

Diana asked us to make 11½-inch string blocks, broken by a solid white stripe, and she explained her method on her… 383 more words


The day I knit my brains out

Of all the days, of the places in the world and of all the people…it happened to me – today…here. Annoyed yes, but mad I could not be. 203 more words


New Undertakings: Splitstone

Ever since I finished modifying my $5 in Paris Sweater, I have been itching to cast on another sweater. The catch was that I only have one sweater’s worth of yarn that is wool (I have three total, and only one of sweater’s worth is yarn I bought, the other two are from my Aunt). 336 more words



I was given this lovely lunch bag book for my birthday (thanks Mary) and the little munchkin picked out a project for us to make, its the one on the cover actually but there are loads of other lovelies in there. 148 more words

Stash Busting

Tania Culottes/Nettie Bodysuit: I Love My Legs

Ever since Megan Nielsen released her Tania Culottes pattern, I’ve been curious to make a pair for myself. Like many separates patterns though, I had trouble visualizing what top I would wear with them. 499 more words

Women's Sewing

Pattern Review: Sewaholic's Minoru Jacket

I completed the Minoru Jacket! Of course the minute I finished it, Ohio weather went from nice crisp fall air, to a steaming 80 degrees in a matter of 24 hours. 1,235 more words

Stash Busting