Archives for July 2012

My take on Modern

I'm entering a block into the Quilt Con block challenge! I just got it done moments ago. Couldn't wait to share it. I love the solids we got to work with. The deadline to send it in is … [Read more...]

48 – Lots of Reviews, Sew Day, and Strings

Quilting Book review - String Fling by Bonnie Hunter I can see said the blind man (I'm getting glasses) TV Tray Portable Pressing table made Sew day with Tampa Modern Quilt … [Read more...]

Free Pattern Friday – Portable Pressing Board

I've got another sew day to go to tomorrow and I'm determined to make a small, portable pressing board to take with me. I've been meaning to make one for a while and just haven't picked up a … [Read more...]

Feeddog Bunnies, Fabric Flowers, Movie Review

On Saturday I decided to attempt to use an attachment on Betty that I'd never tried before.  The ruffler. It came in the box of attachments that I got with Betty when I picked her up. I had … [Read more...]

Free Pattern Friday – Springy Bucket

Spring-form Bucket Tutorial I don't know about you but I often find myself looking for little bins to catch crumbs, triangles, snippets from binding or applique and they are never … [Read more...]

New Summer Handbag

I purchased this tote while I was in Panama City at the Hobby Lobby and didn't quite know what I was going to do with it until a few days ago.  I remembered a design I'd seen over on … [Read more...]

Recipes from the Mom Interview #2

Here are all the recipes we discussed in podcast episode 47. Original Nilla Banana Pudding Prep Time: 30 min Total Time: 50 min Makes: 12 servings, 2/3 cup each 3/4 cup sugar, … [Read more...]

More Fabric Bowls and Popcorn!

I'm still in a sewing funk. So for now, I'm not going to pressure myself to sew. I have some deadlines and I'll work on that stuff to get it out of here. Maybe I'll feel better after that. I … [Read more...]

47 – Traveling, quilt shop review, Mom Interview #2, Jelly Roll Race quilts

I visit Quilting by the Bay in Panama City, Florida (see photos here) My first trip to Hobby Lobby New camera lens! Basil travels with me Progress on Orca Bay Two new Jelly Roll … [Read more...]

Two new Jelly Roll Race Quilts!

Mom asked me to bring a jelly roll so I could teach her how to make a jelly roll race quilt. While we were at Quilting by the Bay she picked out a Key Lime Bali Pop, accompaning border … [Read more...]