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December OMG

:( I did not make it for November’s OMG.  I was supposed to sew 20 pineapple blocks but I only did 10 blocks by the end of November.   319 more words


Brother Quilts

I spent last winter making Cub a quilt, which she received along with her big girl “happy birthday bed” for her 3rd birthday this summer. Pfeff has an Ikea duvet on his bed, which is totally sufficient … but he has a mom who loves quilting, so a quilt he will receive. 240 more words


Remove the Clutter and Create

I strongly believe that in order to create freely, we sometimes have to get rid of the clutter in our lives. That clutter can come in different forms: doing the laundry, cleaning the house, volunteering, helping with homework, and many times for me, cleaning up my sewing room and knocking out some unfinished projects. 413 more words


2016 Quilter's Planner Sew-Along

I’m so excited to be participating in the 2016 Quilter’s Planner Sew-Along!  Hosted by Stephanie at Late Night Quilter, we will be making the Scrappy Picnic Plaid quilt, designed by… 387 more words


Storm at Sea Quilt Finished!

Here it is, after 10 or so years.  Hand pieced and hand quilted.

Here it is all done and hanging in the local quilt show. 29 more words


Sandwich...not food. The process of layering a quilt.

I’ve been asked many times how I sandwich my quilts?  Do I spray baste or pin? I guess this is time for a how I go from finished top to making my sandwich and quilting.  318 more words

One Modern Floral Block, So Many Ways

I recently checked out Amy Gibson’s book, The Quilt Block Cookbook, from my local library. After hearing her guest appearance on my favorite quilty podcast, … 476 more words