Found this on my Facebook page the other day accompanied by, "This is your thought process, right?" A few other comments followed making reference to the cost and need of expensive computerized sewing machines. First let me admit that I don't make doilies and probably never will, but yes, an expensive machine would more than likely… Continue reading Why I love to Sew
Yesterday, I went to two local quilt shops to cash in on my birthday discount. One shop offers 20%, the other half your age. The one day it actually pays to be older! I came hope with 2 jelly rolls and fabric to make gifts for friends. A quilt kit for me! Seriously, I actually… Continue reading Happy Birthday Discount to Me!
Have you ever seen something that you just had to try? Perhaps a recipe, a patio table, or even a new route to a familiar place. For me, it's almost always a fabric thing and if I don't jump on in right away, it ends up in the forgotten, "Someday" file. That file exists in… Continue reading Spooky Table Runners…just because
I have numerous holiday kits and decided to get this one out. The pattern, Haunted Cottage© by Jain Barrett , was available at one of the local quilt shops. The basic method is fusble applique with numerous opportunities for embellishing, which I did not take full advantage of. GO ME for not over-thinking this. For the fusible, I… Continue reading September: Haunted Cottage