Archives for November 2012

New Quilting Room Organization

My thread organization has been bothering me for a while in my room along with a few other things. I didn't like the way I had my rulers on my wall and the placement of my design wall behind … [Read more...]

The Big Quilt Show Photo Post!!

Well I survived my very first quilt show and it turned out fantastic! Everyone worked really hard to put this show on and I think we all deserve a huge pat on the back (or glass of wine) in … [Read more...]

Free Pattern Friday – Chevrons!

I'm seeing Chevron fabric everywhere I turn - lots of custom machine embroidery shops are getting a huge demand for appliques done in Chevron fabric and now I'm seeing them translated into … [Read more...]

Announcing the Veteran’s Day Sew in! Now with Google Hangout!

Pam from Hip to Be a Square podcast and blog fame has been chatting with me regarding the Veteran's Day Sew In that is coming up! Normally we chat on Twitter and that's it but I thought it … [Read more...]

54 – Quilt Show prep, thread storage, bowls, photography

Custom zipper cases - owls! More quilt show prep Label for viewer's choice basket ballots Bowls, bowls, bowls A bowl gets purchased before it leaves my … [Read more...]

Bowl Bonanza (huge photo catchup of the weekend)

The quilt show is in 6 days! I can't believe it. We had our second dry run on Saturday which went much better than the first one. I showed up at 11AM not knowing we were supposed to be there … [Read more...]

Free Pattern Friday – Storm at Sea

The storm at sea quilts aren't new but that doesn't stop me from marveling at them every time I see one! I bought this fat quarter bundle and thought it would be perfect for a Storm at Sea … [Read more...]

My New Favorite Cleaning Tool – Hoover Twin Tank Steam Mop Review

I'm slowly working through my house for "Fall Cleaning" and one of the things I hate doing is mopping my tile floors. I have tile in both my bathrooms, eat in kitchen and kitchen area along … [Read more...]