Tag Archives: quilting

Attack of the Grannies!

So it should be no secret by now, that when I get an idea into my head, there’s no stopping me. I saw these blocks last week and I haven’t been able to get them out of my head. I … Continue reading

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Inspiration strikes and I forget to sleep

 My friends are constantly teasing me about my coffee swilling, night owl tendencies. I’m glad lucky that I don’t need as much sleep to function as some people (ahem Ben and Manda). That being said, I stayed up into the … Continue reading

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Pinwheels & postage Stamps pt.1

I finally finished half of this massive project. Here’s the first of two quilts that I’ve named Pinwheels & Postage Stamps. But when you say it, you should really sing it to the tune of this song…. Ok, are you … Continue reading

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Willow’s Spring Garden

I knew that I shouldn’t take on yet another project, but I couldn’t help myself. I just had to make my little stinky a quilt for her very first birthday.  At first I was thinking of something pieced and intricate. … Continue reading

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Urban Home Goods Swap

I’m pleased to have (finally) finished my wares for my partner in the Urban Home Goods 3 Swap. This might be the most fun I’ve ever had in a swap, certainly one of the most inspiring groups on flickr right … Continue reading

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Waiting for Spring

Forgive my absence, its been an intense couple of weeks here in the high court of her Royal Majesty Queen Willow. Oh wait, what, am I in charge? You’d hardly know it, we seem to be exiting the separation anxiety … Continue reading

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A doll quilt for Clare

I’ve been sewing up a storm these past two weeks. I’ve managed to finish up some little WIP’s and I finally did some mending I’ve been meaning to do for ages. I whipped up this little doll quilt for the … Continue reading

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Pieces of a puzzle

Do you ever wake up at 3 am with a lightening bolt idea? An idea so wonderful you have to get up and put it down on paper because otherwise you might loose it forever? I had one of those … Continue reading

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Ticker Tape Quilt

Seeing as how I’m only sleeping about four hours a night now that my insomnia seems to have reared its nasty little head, I’ve been using my extra hours of consciousness sewing. It beats laying in bed, tossing and turning! … Continue reading

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Fiber Arts

I am obsessed. Seriously obsessed. I’ve always loved art and crafting.  My mother always found the most interesting art classes for me to take as a child. I spent more time at Maryland Hall (for the creative arts) than most … Continue reading

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