Archives for November 2011

Fabric Diet Update

I'm hitting that point in my fabric diet where I'm having some bad withdrawal. I keep reminding myself I only have two weeks left. Fabric Diet Countdown   I managed … [Read more...]


Is that fabric basket giving birth to another basket? I'm still sick but I'm making progress in the right direction. I didn't venture out all weekend which the corgis loved. Most … [Read more...]

Headcolds and Orca Bay

Last Tuesday I started feeling funny with an odd scratch in my throat but I hoped for the best and attributed it to allergies. Then Wednesday it got worse and finally Thursday it really set … [Read more...]

My First Quilt

Quiltville has a great post about her first quilt and I thought I'd share mine and link back too! This is my first quilt, small as it is.  It is an applique wall hanging that I purchased … [Read more...]

WIP Wednesday

I'm at 300 sets now.... 150 to go Finishes this week: 1 Cardigan Wallhanging (on Etsy now) Works in Progress: 3 (Orca Bay Mystery Quilt, Butterfly Quilt, Corgi … [Read more...]

Facing Reality & Having Some Fun

Tonight I sat down and realized I just don't have enough time to put something together for the International Quilt Festival of Ireland.  Even if I didn't work on anything else until … [Read more...]

29 – Quilting Efficiently, Customer Service, Fabric Diet Update, 2011 Goal Update, More Longarming

  Playing Pinball is Serious Business! Read my recent post on some easy steps to improving your quilting efficiency! A short fabric diet update I love my new … [Read more...]

Orca Bay Update

While the hubby was posting some stuff on eBay I took the time to do a few test units of the first part of the Bonnie Hunter mystery quilt. It involves making 224 hourglass units out of … [Read more...]

Free Pattern Friday – Ticker Tape Quilt

This is a quilt along that happened earlier this year and I just stumbled across a link to it.  It includes a tutorial on how to make the block using the "quilt as you go" method.  I think … [Read more...]

Fabric Diet Update

The Beautiful Reorganized Fabric Closet I've made it past the 2 week mark on my fabric diet! So far two people have decided to join me - Celia and Jill! They both e-mailed me their … [Read more...]