Road Trip to Atlanta – And an Engagement! Bonus Mystery Fabric Bundle Video

A few months ago my boyfriend asked me to take a certain day off of work for a surprise. Then on my birthday he revealed he was taking me to Atlanta for the weekend to see the Margaret … [Read more...]

Spending time with Betty and Veronica my vintage Singer machines

It's been very dreary and rainy this past week, moreso than the typical tropical Florida summer thunderstorm weather. The corgis and I have been entertaining ourselves indoors. I pulled out … [Read more...]

92 – UFO Progress, Tips, Videos, Paper piecing

Goodnight Moon #cardiganwelshcorgi #corgi #corgisgonnacorg #snuggle #dogsdoingpeoplethings A photo posted by Katie V. (@magnoliafly) on Jul 21, 2016 at 8:21pm PDT UFO Work - Origins … [Read more...]

Video Tutorial – Mitered Binding with no rulers!

Since I haven't seen a video showing how I was taught to do a mitered binding I wanted to share the technique I learned with you.  This method works with any width binding, you don't need … [Read more...]

WIP Wednesday – Progress!!

I'm really making a lot of progress on old projects. As it stands today I have two quilts ready for binding/labeling (my half-square triangle Origins quilt and my Butterfly quilt) and one … [Read more...]

Finished – Gemology and Bamboo Pillow

Two new finishes to share! I think these are my favorite type of posts since they seem to rarely happen.  I do hope that changes.  Anyhoo - First up is the Gemology pillow! This is a paper … [Read more...]

91 – TV Appearance, New Logo, The Minimalist Quilter, Saying No

My daytime TV appearance! How it happened, prep and the actual taping Revamp of logos and podcast intro - music from Incomptech Royalty Free Music The Minimalist Quilter What I … [Read more...]

Dog Show Ribbon Quilt, Gemology and WIP

I've been working off and on with various projects and I feel like I'm making a lot of progress in several things that have been sitting around for years. I also finished the dog show ribbon … [Read more...]

Meet The Quilts Featured on Daytime

Today my segment with WFLA on young, hip quilters aired! It was a challenge choosing which quilts to bring with me as they all have a special meaning but I whittled it down to my more … [Read more...]

Minimalism and Quilting

Since I began Project Simplify months ago I've been having this one topic consistently on my mind to discuss in the blog. Minimalism is a movement sweeping the world right now. People are … [Read more...]