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
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
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!!!
I went home last week to attend the going away luncheon of a friend. Her husband was promoted and transferred to a new job in Missouri. She is the 2nd of our PTA moms group to move away, I was the first. I didn't want to go empty handed, so I knew a cosmetic case… Continue reading Cosmetic Cases Make the Best Gifts
PEOPLE!! I am in panic mode!! My Mac is sick, not Mackie, my MacBook!! Hopefully his appt with the Dr tomorrow afternoon will be quick and painless(cheap). But I’m not holding my breath. Oh yes, I’ve tried all the recovery modes, nothing. Just the white screen of death. On the plus side, I guess I… Continue reading Sunday Stash Report/52 Hats Challenge