Tuesday was a busy day. I had my parents come up for a flight out of Indy, so I started a roast early on. I did 4 loads of laundry throughout the day. Started on a quilt project, made the rest of dinner, then drove them to the airport. But what was most fun was… Continue reading Wednesday WIPs and Wait Loss
Where are my weeks going? Well, goofing off and crafting. This week it is intense knitting as I try to get my niece's shawl done before her wedding this weekend. The shawl plays no part in the wedding, I just want to gift it to her since I will see her, at her wedding. LOL.… Continue reading Wednesday? Again?
For September my OMG and Goals were: Maluka Shawl Niece’s Wedding Gift(Knitting OMG) MTT-Anthem from Simple Whatnots Pumpkin Applique Project-design stage OMG Fall Table Runner Toddler Sweater Baby Sweater Afghan Squares Afghan Seaming DrEAMi 52 Hat Challenge-need 8 hats by the end of Sept to stay current So, how did I do? HORRIBLE!! Well, maybe that's… Continue reading September OMG and Goals
I have been wanting to make Anthem since I saw this version at the Indiana State Fair last summer. These are the original fabrics used in the Simple Whatnots Club from Kim Diehl, which I could no longer find. So I was on the lookout for similar fabrics. I would find a red here, and navy… Continue reading Anthem will finally get it’s day!!!
OK, I’m done!! Notice anything wrong with this top? I’ll wait..... Bingo! Lower left corner, Hour Glass block is turned the wrong way!!! Gah! I was trying to get the blocks sewn together before I traveled to my hometown for a visit. OK, hair cut. Yes I drive 3 hours for a hair cut every… Continue reading Wednesday Wait Loss
So, it's September? Really? This doesn't seem possible! But it is and it's time to decide on my OMG. For September I want to piece and quilt a Fall table runner. The hard part is, deciding which one!! Here are my choices: I love this Sunflower Block, I can envision it in all those golds… Continue reading September OMG
August OMG: make the top for Scarlet Stars √ I changed fabric plans at the last moment and went with a semi solid, a check homespun, and Kona Snow. Original, My version quilted I also changed the borders to insert a narrow red border, 3/8" finished, and then added the check at 2-3/4". Finished it… Continue reading August OMG, Sewing Goals, Knitting Goals Recap
Wednesday was lit! I cast on another afghan square, and I did enough quilting to get 2 projects closer to done! #1 Rue d' Osage!!! I finally got it quilted! It took me 3 days of filling in lines with my walking foot. I tried to do some FMQ with rulers, but it was a… Continue reading Productive Day!