“Nostalgia” is coming along

I finished sewing the tubes last night and cut them into blocks! There were a lot of them, even with a few blocks I had to discard due to miscuts. I scattered them across my pressing … [Read more...]

Strip piecing galore! Plus Cruise Tote and new toys…

I've had two honeybuns from April Cornell's "Nostalgia" collection sitting on my shelf gathering dust. I originally planned to make a log cabin with them but decided last week to break them … [Read more...]

Free Pattern Friday: Summer in the Park with Honeybuns!

I've got a few honeybuns that I wanted to do something with and I think I've found their calling. This is a great little strippy quilt and involves only sewing straight lines! They have a … [Read more...]

The Weekend in Pictures

Last night I felt burnt out and flipped on the TV. Normally I don't just sit and watch TV but I found myself watching E! with the pre-Emmy award coverage.  I think I met my Ryan Seacrest … [Read more...]

Another Jelly Roll Race Quilt Bordered!

I finally got the border on my second jelly roll race quilt. I don't see myself doing a three tiered border for a very long time. Extremely time consuming to do and I probably could have … [Read more...]

Border Added!

So I asked for your opinion on Facebook a few weeks ago for border options and what you saw for this quilt: And here is what I ended up doing for it (please excuse the bad … [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...]

Reorganization and getting my mojo back

We finished putting together the sewing cabinet Thursday (minus the doors which will go on when I get the replacement screws) and I started feeling a little better. I cleaned up my sewing … [Read more...]

WIP Wednesday!

I haven't done one of these in FOREVER! It's good to see the progress I've made in the past few months though. I feel like I'm getting somewhere. Recent Finishes: Doggie Commission … [Read more...]

Jelly Roll Race Quilt Revealed!

Mom got her quilt in the mail today so I can finally reveal pictures of the finished quilt.  I think it turned out very nice! The border is fabric I had in my sewing studio and I thought it … [Read more...]