Monday Photo Catchup – Tinkerbell, Serger fun and Technicolor Galaxy progress

The last week and a half I've been battling whatever Phlegmy plague has been traveling around my office. I'm finally on the tail end of it so I'm hoping I can record another podcast episode … [Read more...]

Hand Woven Bali Basket Finish

I've had this pattern for a month or two now and it ended up being the one quilty/sewy thing I did on my holiday break. You don't have to use your sewing machine at all to make these and … [Read more...]

WIP Wednesday – Bags and Such

I tried a new Quiltsmart kit 'The Bitty Bag" (the smallest version of the Mondo and Midi bag) this weekend and really had fun with it. There are so many cute variations you can do with this … [Read more...]

Tinkertote Finish!

I fell prey to the latest Instagram craze - the Tinkertote! This is the bag from Tara Rebman's class on Craftsy - Quilt as You Go Patchwork Bags.  So many firsts in this class for me - my … [Read more...]

Birthday Gifts!

My birthday isn't till the end of the month but they're already showing up in the mail! It's so much fun to get quilty packages. Had to share these with you! First one is from Mary Jo and … [Read more...]

A Little Iron Caddy

I've been wanting to make a little iron caddy for a while so that when I go to a sew day or a class I can pack up my hot iron and go without having to wait on it to cool. This is a great … [Read more...]

Another Midi Bag Finish, Shopping at Rainbows End, Meeting a Podcast Listener

It's been a busy weekend and I'm working on finishing several projects I've had on the back burner. I'm doing class previews and decided to teach a new class that I think a lot of people … [Read more...]

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.  The Mondo bag required 208 squares of fabric and the Midi … [Read more...]

61 – Cruise prep, Tank Top Dresses, Serger fun, Viking Update

Prepping for my cruise that's coming up in less than a week! More involved than I'd like but I'll make it. I've spent the last few days working on some tank top dresses and really had fun … [Read more...]