I haven’t been doing much garment sewing lately (aside from the odd mend) because I’ve been hard at work on this busy quilt! As you may know, I spend some of my free time making quilts for my local hospice group. Many of them turn out to be very patriotic because they are given to… Continue reading What’s on My Sewing Table: A Busy Quilt
Is it really September already? Where has the summer gone to? Well, here in Missouri, the summer has not yet relinquished its grasp on us yet, but there are occasional cool days that bring the promise of fall! Every year, I reaffirm that fall really is my favorite season. Cool days, beautiful leaves and colors,… Continue reading Fall Sewing/Quilting/Knitting Plans
So we finally got all moved out/in! Unfortunately, we’re still at the stage where boxes abound, as we’re not quite sure where to put it all . . . So I decided to dig through some boxes and showcase some Americana fabric that I’ve been holding onto in honor of the Fourth of July! Some… Continue reading A Little Slice of Americana
So you may not be aware of this, but not only do I sew, but I quilt as well! I have a perpetual stack of unfinished quilts (I have something like three waiting to be finished right now, depending on how you count them), and occasionally I’ll pick one up and continue it. However, on… Continue reading A Patriotic Lap Quilt!