Well, maybe not, but it sure seems like it. OK, so it's the 24th one, coming up on a quarter milestone, which will get made this week. Not that I think I will end up making 100 over the course of my sewing, but hey, I've already made 24 in 7 months. So that would… Continue reading Cosmetic Case #1,002,939,499
I'm going nowhere. Just happy to be home from our 4 day trip back to the hometown. Isn't this print gorgeous! But I don’t really have any place it would go. So this week, here is where I am going: Cut and sew two window treatments for my Mom’s house. Cut and sew a window… Continue reading It’s Monday, and Where are You Going?
Mac is back, but I still don't have all my old files restored. So my count totals are estimates since I don't know what the running total was on the poncho project. This is only important to me, but considering how OCD I am, this is driving me crazy!!! The only REALLY important files I… Continue reading Sunday Stash Report/52 Hats Challenge
Or maybe useful items for the idiot? I have been on a shopping spree again. This time for hard objects, not soft fabrics. But they all help to make the cutting/quilting better, so it's all good. First up is the new ruler I got for cutting. The smaller one I use is losing lines, and… Continue reading Useful Idiots
On Saturday we are attending a friend's daughter's graduation party. I wanted to make something for her to use in her dorm next year at college. So I thought about it and this pattern came to mind. Perfect for desk or dresser, to keep whatever she needs at hand. First thing, buy a #10 can… Continue reading Caddy for the Graddy
Quilting is done on Pie Birds, and oh is it ugly! I have some ripples and bumps, my stippling is anything but even and loopy, and I even quilted 2/3 rds of it with my feed dogs up! Bleh. Oh well, lesson learned. Check the settings! I had forgotten I sewed something in between quilting… Continue reading Quilting, Shopping, Knitting, I Do It All!
I finally took the time to sandwich Pie Birds and get it under the quilting foot. I am trying to get better at controlling the quilting and towards that end I got a pair of quilting gloves. So I put them on and sat at the machine and tried to to work my magic. But… Continue reading Pie Birds gets its Day
I can't believe I am already done with the piecing. After I finished the Rue d'Osage items I had nothing to sew which required leaders/enders. So I just focused on the OYGWE top. In no time I had the borders on and it is now tucked away in the closet waiting for quilting. With the… Continue reading Orange You Green With Envy is a TOP!!!