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Family "Secret"

I suspect it seems odd that I’d be willing to talk about a family secret. No one remembers where it originated from but everyone enjoys it so obviously it’s not a sinister thing like you were all thinking. 267 more words


Baby Bear Baby Quilt

An Island Batik Ambassador Adventure

Our Ambassador challenge for July: Baby and Crib quilts. Wonderful timing as there is a family I know expecting a baby and of course I wanted to make a quilt. 134 more words


25 Years, and a Sundress for Winter

Happy 25th Birthday to me! In a long-standing tradition of Sewing Bloggers who have birthdays, I made a dress for the occasion. 1,385 more words

Clothing & Dressmaking

InspiWriting Challenge

In the search to find something new and creative to do, I have come up with an idea. Flash fiction using Inspirobot as a prompt. 696 more words


Natural Dye Experiments: Turmeric Part 1

Today, I bring you a pesky but informative experiment, and an unfinished project.

I love anything that could be classed as putting color on fabric. At school, I took several textile classes and learned a lot about dyeing, printing, and general application of color, which only fed the fire. 1,247 more words

Clothing & Dressmaking

Support to Another Quilter

Recently a quilting friend was going through some medical difficulties.  As a show of support, a call went out for 12 inch finished blocks. Within just a couple of weeks the blocks were assembled and a long arm quilter, who also made a block, quilted it. 178 more words