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Bonus fabric

The fabric store won again! I wanted just a bit more fabric for my new little squares idea. Lucky for me, I found what I needed, though it was from a different bolt. 91 more words


Squares, simple squares

I have an idea percolating.

There are about 87 million choices…

It’s amazing how many of my fabrics can go together. I have always said that we tend to work in the same colorways. 42 more words


Weekly Specials...uh-oh!

I am definitely behind on my Weekly Special goals. I have finished several other items, but that’s not a good excuse. The whole point of the Weekly Specials is to always have something at hand to work on. 253 more words


Enough for now...

Punishment sewing is over because a plan has emerged! I found some more green fabric to add to what I already had, but I felt the need to organize a bit before I proceeded. 180 more words



It’s been a long time coming, but it’s finally finished—sleeve, label and all!

The name of this piece has been very elusive for me. At the moment, I think it is called Is This El Dorado? 89 more words


Easy improv lesson 2

After making sure that each starter block had a complete frame of the blue-ish fabrics, it’s time to start adding the peach-ish family of colors. However, I still had a few of these strips left and I think this round is the best time to use them up. 396 more words


Easy improv lesson

I decided that I had been away from my sewing machine for waaaaaay too long and needed some machine therapy! I’ll show you what I’ve done and perhaps you can play with some of your scraps the same way. 319 more words