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
Things are just getting busier and busier around here! One set of classes have wrapped up, but summer classes have begun again for me. On top of that, on the days when I’m not in night class, my husband and I are spending our spare time visiting family before he starts his new job at… Continue reading Sewing Update
My hasn’t spring moved along fast! Days are still a little cool here in Missouri, but we got temps into the 80s a week ago, so summer planning is full speed ahead! I have a LOT of sewing that I want to do this summer, with very little idea of how much is going to… Continue reading Summer Sewing Plans!
Before it gets too close to spring, I wanted to share some sewing plans and recent finds! In the last few days, I’ve picked up some nice retro patterns from Joann’s during their pattern sales. Unfortunately, most of them are going to be put away for right now. I also picked up some fun things… Continue reading