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Castles, pandas and balloons

It is August, the eighth month, and I have eight humidicrib quilts finished – one for each month this year. Hurrah!

In an earlier post… 525 more words


Work in Progress

This summer I have been working on the pattern Melissa by Wendy Schoen.  It is a darling dress that buttons up the front and has beautiful shadow work embroidery on the skirt and embroidery on the yokes also.  55 more words


Whimsical quilts

I am catching up on my humidicrib quilts. I have sewn quilt tops for June and July. By next month, I might be up-to-date or even ahead of my self-imposed schedule. 426 more words


Back-to-front baby quilt

Have you ever started a quilt with the backing fabric?

A bit more than a year ago, I bought one metre of a Japanese fabric from… 315 more words


Little bits and pieces

I have a few tiny finishes to report.

On my last trip to Victoria to visit my stepdaughter, I bought some red and white checked mason jars… 303 more words


Puppies and scraps

I finished the top of my April humidicrib quilt in April, but I had a bit of a setback when I started to quilt it. I sewed about four straight lines before deciding that straight-line quilting was not working. 469 more words


Sewing projects A little Oliver and S Music Box Jumper in Liberty Chambray 

Don’t you just love it when things go perfectly to plan! Back when I purchaced 1 3/4 yards of this stunning Liberty Chambray in Capel… 293 more words