Archives for September 2010


Yesterday I ordered some fleece panels from for a Christmas gift that I'll be working on and ended up splurging on a few Michael Miller fabric panels for myself. I will make a … [Read more...]

Quiltcast Block Swap 2010

I swap with Swap-bot!Join the swap by signing up for Swap Bot and going to our swap page. Password is required for this swap since we wanna keep it to Big Tent/Quiltcast members. Swap … [Read more...]

Pinwheel quilt ready for binding

I think it is going to look fantastic. … [Read more...]

Quilty Weekend

Saturday started with taking my corgi to a local dog boutique where we won a Facebook contest. I picked up a few things for my puppy that will be coming home in a few weeks, got our picture … [Read more...]

Corner border pattern

I like the paisley style of the pattern. I should have chosen a darker thread but it's ok, it's subtle. … [Read more...]

Future Sewing Machine Cover?

This pieced section came with the box of scraps I won off of eBay. I have a variety of options I could use it for but I think I'm gonna add a border, quilt it and add ties on the sides … [Read more...]

50 square in a square blocks later

Trimming them took a while. They look good though. … [Read more...]

Divine New Ruler

I love my Square in a Square ruler!  Last night I spent most of my time ironing all the little scrap blocks I'd sewn two strips onto.  After that I started sewing strips to the … [Read more...]

Charity Quilting

Listening to an episode of the Off Kilter Quilt I heard about the Downey Quilts for Kids program.Kit comes with pattern and fabricIf you request a kit from them they will send you the fabric … [Read more...]

Getting Rid of Scraps

Earlier this week I took a break from quilting my pinwheel quilt to try and work on my bobbin thread tension. That nearly ended in disaster. The teeny, tiny screw that is in the bobbin … [Read more...]