Studio 3.0 – Reveal!

This weekend I worked hard on getting my studio finished so I could start quilting and sewing again. Most of Saturday I spent unpacking the last few boxes, organizing some of the larger … [Read more...]

Project Simplify – Did I Destash Enough?

The state of my studio is still in disarray.  I'm working on it as much as I can in between the myriad other things that have been going on.  Sadly, it hasn't made a ton of progress and … [Read more...]

The Reality of a Kind Divorce

Here's to new beginnings. #divorceday #divorce #30something A photo posted by Katie Vickery (@magnoliafly) on Jan 11, 2016 at 10:01am PST Oftentimes the right thing to do is a really … [Read more...]

Project Simplify – Part 1: How did I get here?

I recently shared photos of my studio in complete disarray (compared to how it looked when I first set stuff up it's kinda scary) and it really made me think - I haven't even been quilting … [Read more...]

Extreme Studio Makeover – BEFORE

As far as I know we don't have earthquakes in Florida so... I can only assume all of this was caused by me. I want to spend the next couple weeks really going through my stuff and thought a … [Read more...]

Scrap Storage Organization – Affordable Penny Candy Jars

I've always adored the people that organize their scraps in colorful jars but never jumped on board because... well have you looked at the price of large glass jars lately? Even the pretty … [Read more...]

Memorial Day Sew In – Photos!

I got a new tool! The Versa Tool by Handiquilter has lots of different applications and so far I like it a lot even on my sit-down longarm. They don't recommend using longarm rulers on … [Read more...]

Tour the New Quilting Studio

It's been a flurry of activity over the past several weeks. We've been prepping the old house to get it ready for sale (it got listed yesterday - hurray!) and so now I took the time today to … [Read more...]