Is the fear of failure holding you back?

"I could never do that." - Overheard at many a quilt show I know a lot of quilters that are perfectionists. I'm sure you know a few too; they're the ones that point out 10 mistakes the … [Read more...]

The Making of Corgi Fairytale

I wanted to share the progress photos that I took during the making of Corgi Fairytale. It's kind of weird doing this backwards - normally I've already blogged the progress of a quilt but … [Read more...]

Finished – Corgi Fairytale Quilt

Update: Pattern now available for purchase and instant download! After lamenting on my last podcast about not feeling like I knew where I fit in quilting this quilt came to be. I designed … [Read more...]

Catching up! Quilting, corgi keyfob and new challenge

The last few evenings I've been quilting the Nostalgia quilt. I finished last night and sprayed away my marking lines so it could dry before I bound it. I wasn't sure what to do in … [Read more...]

Quilt All of the Things

I have a whole bunch of tops that need quilting now, several of them have already been pin basted and are just waiting for me to get my act together. I haven't quilted anything in a while … [Read more...]

I’m getting a sewing cabinet!

I've been wanting a sewing cabinet for my computerized sewing machine ¬†ever since I got my Singer 201-2 that is built into one and realized how easy it made piecing and quilting! I have an … [Read more...]

One down, one to go!

I finished my mother's quilt on Sunday and it will go out in the mail today. ¬†Once she receives it I'll share photos! Quilting on my embroidery machine was very time consuming but it made a … [Read more...]

Distractions & A Bargello Quilt Along Plan

Wednesday night, after coming home from a dinner with the hubs, I went into my sewing room and looked at The Butterfly Quilt on my sewing machine waiting for some more quilting to be done on … [Read more...]

The Top You’re Scared to Quilt

I recently experienced that fear I think all quilters run into... you finish a top and you don't know how you should quilt it. You stare at the top for a while. Then you have an idea as to … [Read more...]

27 – Needle and thread, “The Modern Garden” gets finished and I practice feathers galore!

Sketched Freeform Feathers If you missed my post on finishing "The Modern Garden" go take a look! Tons of pics. Follow me on Instagram! (Free iPhone app to share fun photos you can … [Read more...]