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...]

Folding Clutch Handbag class and Sparkles

I took a sewing class on Friday night and actually finished my project! I'm really bag challenged so I was surprised I managed to complete this project with minimal difficulty. I had a few … [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...]

WIP Wednesday – Fall Edition

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Free Pattern Friday – Denim Quilt

Lucy goes over the basic instructions for how to make your own denim quilts using old jeans.  You can make your own design using whatever size squares you manage to get out of the jeans you … [Read more...]

Free Pattern Friday – Funky Denim Jeans Bag

When gutting bluejeans for denim rag quilts you end up with a ton of the "tops" of jeans. Here is a cute way to make use of them! Funky Denim Jeans Bag Tutorial … [Read more...]

Free Pattern Friday – Denim Seam Bag and Denim Cathedral Window Quilt

I think the month of August is going to be Denim theme month since I just picked up a whole bunch of used jeans at the thrift store! I know I'll have leftovers for days once I trim … [Read more...]

New Summer Handbag

I purchased this tote while I was in Panama City at the Hobby Lobby and didn't quite know what I was going to do with it until a few days ago.  I remembered a design I'd seen over on … [Read more...]