Bohemian Star – A paper-pieced design – Free Pattern

I'm very proud to finally publish this design I've been working on the last few months.  This design began as a sketch on a piece of scrap paper as I wanted to create something … [Read more...]

Finished – It’s Complicated

This is my first larger sized quilt using all paper pieced blocks. I pulled a bag of leftover scraps I had from two different jelly rolls that seemed to coordinate well together - Kate Spain … [Read more...]

Minimalist Boho Chic DIY Wedding Ideas

Plans are slowly coming together for our elopement (which my mom kindly reminds me isn't really an elopement if it isn't a surprise) and I'm having fun picking out little things I want to do … [Read more...]

Finished – Two Sew Together Bags and a Pumpkin

I've been working on a handful of different things all at once lately. Several UFOs are making progress as I pull them out and I've finished my swap items for the Instagram Over The Rainbow … [Read more...]

Finished – Three Quilts and an Apron

All three of these quilts are UFOs, some more than five years of age. During Project Simplify I took stock of all of my UFOs and kept what I wanted to finish. The rest of this year and … [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...]

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...]

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...]

Color and Machine Embroidery Mmmmm

Urban Threads embroidery is hosting a coloring contest using one of their freebie embroidery designs. I jumped on this the day after they announced and started coloring away with some … [Read more...]