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Stranded – in the Best Possible Sense of the Word!

Have you seen the headlines at the Moda Blog?     I was lucky enough to get stranded on this mysterious island too! It has sewing machines and Moda fabric! This is my dream island! Find out what I would want with me on the island HERE!   What would you want?!? Share

Doing A Favor

My husband quickly learned not to ask me to make baby quilts for everyone. If he wanted to give something, I would often make a receiving blanket instead of a quilt. I have only made a quilt for someone he knows a handful of times. This is one of those times. A few months ago,…

Sand Dollars

This is another quilt I designed for Timeless Treasures. It uses their batik fabric, Tonga Coastal. In this picture, it is the one hanging behind.     It uses 10″ squares and 2 1/2″ strips. Here is the link to the free pattern: Sand Dollars     I love this quilt! I guess these are…

Lemon Poppyseed Picnic

Lemon Poppyseed Picnic is a free pattern I designed for Timeless Treasures. It uses their batik fabric Lemon Poppy. They showed it at Fall Market.       It uses 5″ squares and 2 1/2″ strips. Here’s the link to the pattern: Lemon Poppyseed Picnic   If you would like the pattern, download it now….

A Secret Project

Last month I spent hours and hours and hours making half square triangles for a magazine project that will be out in August. The colors are fairly light. I wanted it to look sun faded.     It’s queen size with yards of white background and practically a gazillion half square triangles. By the time I…

Christmas Sewing Part II

I am not quite sure how I got this bee in my bonnet, but I ended up making 6 quilts for my kids for Christmas. This is the first time I have made all my kids quilts for Christmas.       Last summer I made a scrappy irish chain from a brown bag guild…

Christmas Sewing Part I

One of my sewing projects for Christmas was pajama pants. Usually I buy my kids pajamas at Target on Black Friday. This year for some reason I decided to make them.   For the girls, I bought a bolt of Kate Spain’s purple dragonflies from Good Fortune. My son got rockets that I had – Rocket…