Tag Archives: sewing

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

Posted in Fabrics, modern quilting, patchwork, Quilting, scrap sewing, sewing | Tagged , , , , , | 6 Comments

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

Posted in Fabrics, patchwork | Tagged , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Art Student Tote

Ever since I saw this pattern, I knew I needed a bag like this. I like big bags. Always have. If I can’t fit at least three books, a variety of pens, wallet, phone and the occasional whisk or lemon … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | 15 Comments

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

Posted in Bernina 440 QE, Bernina Stitch Regulator, embroidery, patchwork, Quilting, sewing | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Fabric linky-loo!!!

I like fabric. A lot. This is just a part of my stash, some favorites and piles that just seem like they belong together. I’ve been getting a lot of inquires as to where I buy my fabrics lately so … Continue reading

Posted in Fabrics, patchwork, Quilting, sewing | Tagged , , , , , , | 5 Comments

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

Posted in Fabrics, Quilting, sewing | Tagged , , , , | 5 Comments

April Flowers & New Leaves

I’m already swamped with projects. I have 4 quilts I “owe” people, not to mention the three I’m working on for us. So by all accounts, I shouldn’t start anything new. But I did….oops. This idea has been churning around … Continue reading

Posted in Fabrics, flickr swaps, motherhood, patchwork, Quilting, sewing, Uncategorized | Tagged , , | 2 Comments


I’m in standing starkly in the middle of my current project. The exact point where you’ve already sunk a good 30 hours of work in, although the proof seems to be missing. It’s that perfect spot where, no matter how … Continue reading

Posted in Fabrics, family, home, motherhood, patchwork, sewing, Single Girl Quilt | Tagged , , , , , , | 4 Comments

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

Posted in Fabrics, flickr swaps, home, patchwork, Quilting, sewing | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Springing Forward

It gets really hard for me to focus around this time of the year. I’ve already spotted some daffodils, crocus’ , and a few hardy pansies peeking their little faces out. Camilla’s start to explode this time of year and … Continue reading

Posted in embroidery, home, motherhood, patchwork, Quilting, sewing, Single Girl Quilt | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments