Archives for February 2013

A Start and a Finish

I finished the Midi Bag! it turned out pretty cute I think. The colors remind me of the 1980's. … [Read more...]

An Oscar Bag! Quiltsmart Midi Bag *almost* finished in one night.

Last night I worked on a sample for a new class I want to teach. This is the smaller version of the Mondo bag I made a while back. ┬áThe Mondo bag required 208 squares of fabric and the Midi … [Read more...]

62 – Back from my Cruise! Taught first quilting class, Iris quilt finish, and much more

Thank you Ruth for your generosity! Also thank you Connie and Jaye for the mail this week. I got published! Taught my first quilting class Iris quilt gets a binding … [Read more...]

Having Fun with Vine

Vine is a relatively new app that lets you create a 6 second movie. I know that doesn't sound very interesting or useful but it's kind of a fun way to share small snapshots of your day! … [Read more...]

Photos from the Cruise! (Very pic heavy)

I've had a trying few days so I didn't get this post up as fast as I thought I would (if you're on Twitter or FB you know why). Long story short - Bernie is having some orthopedic issues … [Read more...]

Iris Quilt Finish

The poor Iris quilt has been waiting for a binding for several weeks now so yesterday I sat down and made the binding for it finally. I decided to just attach it all by machine since this … [Read more...]

Viking Dealer BBB Complaint Response

For the Entire Saga start here: Part 1: Why I Will Never Again Purchase or Recommend Husqvarna Viking Sewing Machines Part 2: Final Thoughts on Husqvarna Viking So the day we left for … [Read more...]

Free Pattern Friday – Quilted Wallet

Here's a cute idea from That * Darn * Kat on how to do a pretty quilted wallet! These make great gifts and come in handy when you need to make something to match a new bag. Pull out that … [Read more...]

I’m on a Boat!

Well today I leave behind Florida for a bit! I will have a full podcast to update everyone on my adventures when I return. I need a break from prepping for my vacation (dog sitters, house … [Read more...]

Free Pattern Friday – Easy Applique Chevrons!

I saw this posted on Pinterest by Pat Sloan and thought "Gosh what a great idea!" ┬áChevrons are totally the thing right now and I love seeing how people do them in different ways. I've … [Read more...]