7 02, 2011

Spring Bunting & Tutorial

By | 2017-02-06T09:18:41+00:00 February 7th, 2011|finished project, Tutorial|9 Comments

Hi friends!  I hope you had a great weekend!  I've been busy with the family, and watching the Super Bowl - Joe grew up in Wisconsin, so the Packer win was very exciting here!  On Friday, I had to sew, I woke up grumpy and knew that if I didn't sew something I wouldn't be happy, [...]

24 01, 2011

One Thing, One Week Challenge :: Link Up 6

By | 2017-02-06T09:18:43+00:00 January 24th, 2011|Challenge Week, finished project, finished quilt|31 Comments

Are you ready!?  85 of you left comments telling me what you hoped to accomplish in the last week!  I'm expecting some great progress from all of you this week! Today we link up and show off what we got done. If you haven’t already, go post about it on your blog (or flickr) and [...]

18 01, 2011

My New Crochet Bag

By | 2017-02-06T09:18:43+00:00 January 18th, 2011|bag, finished project, My kids|9 Comments

I'm so excited to see so many of you taking the challenge on!  I'm happy to report that I pieced a table runner for our dining table last night...just need to quilt, and bind it and I will share it with you.  I'm excited to have it together - already! Over the weekend I devised [...]

31 12, 2010

Doll Quilts

By | 2017-02-06T09:18:44+00:00 December 31st, 2010|finished project, finished quilt|17 Comments

Hi there!  To round out the dozen Christmas gifts I made this year, are three doll quilts!  Nieces and my cousin's daughter were the happy recipients. Sophia helped me with the pictures before Christmas - Diamond in a square alternated with squares, in It's a Hoot fabrics, and quilted on a diagonal. This one is [...]

28 12, 2010

More Christmas Presents!

By | 2017-02-06T09:18:44+00:00 December 28th, 2010|finished project, finished quilt|19 Comments

Hi there!  I have a bunch more table runners to share with you!  Up first is one I made for my mom. I used Dream On and my Go! Cutter to cut all the HST's.  They sewed up in a hurry, just what I needed!  I quilted with straight lines to compliment the geometrics. This [...]

22 12, 2010

Teacher Gifts!

By | 2017-02-06T09:18:44+00:00 December 22nd, 2010|finished project, finished quilt|14 Comments

With our last day of school yesterday, I'm free to share some of the sewing I've been working on this last month!  Teacher's are hero's in my eyes, and my girls' - they adore them.  Last year with the book...we baked cookies and shared, but I had really wanted to give something quilty.  So this [...]

4 10, 2010

My New Bag

By | 2017-02-06T09:18:48+00:00 October 4th, 2010|bag, finished project|29 Comments

Hi there!  I hope you had a great weekend.  My sewing time last week was - ZERO - and I used the weekend to make up for that...at least a little!  Do you look at stuff and think "I could make that!" and then never do?  Or take months to finally figure it out?  I [...]

30 04, 2010

Roman Shades Complete

By | 2017-02-06T09:18:55+00:00 April 30th, 2010|finished project, sewing|46 Comments

Checking this project off my list feels SO good!   Our lamp is still trying to find the right home, since rearranging everything.  We did have a table lamp, but, one little boy accidentally trashed the shade....upFabrics are Amy Butler, the home decor fabrics have such a nice feel to them.  Slightly more $$ but worth [...]

26 04, 2010

Houses in Frolic!

By | 2017-02-06T09:18:55+00:00 April 26th, 2010|finished project, Thankful|23 Comments

I'm so glad to have you help me celebrate 500 posts!   It wouldn't be possible with out all of you  :)I took a little time on Saturday to make some house blocks for V.  Pulled out a little extra yardage, from a different project, cut, and whaalaa -Houses in FrolicWhat do you think?  I [...]

28 01, 2010

For a New Big Sister!

By | 2017-02-06T09:18:59+00:00 January 28th, 2010|finished project|16 Comments

One of Ella's teachers is expecting a new baby boy, and has a 2 year old little girl at home.  When I learned this I started thinking about what I could do/make for the new babe!  Unfortunately, I've had zero time for extra quilt projects, so I put it on the back burner in my [...]

25 01, 2010

Springy Table Runner

By | 2017-02-06T09:18:59+00:00 January 25th, 2010|finished project|26 Comments

Hi there!  I had a fun and productive weekend, and the best part is - there's no school today!  Friday was the end of the quarter, so the lovely teachers have a day to work without students.I finished piecing a quilt, and prepped the backing, made from this beautiful collection - Botany by Lauren and [...]