Category Archives: crafts

Blue & White Medallion

This quilt began in the winter of 2016 with squares from the Splendid Sampler series.  I was planning on using the blue and white fabrics and making 48 of those 6″ blocks as a sampler lap quilt.  However, I found … Continue reading

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Tennessee Waltz

This Tennessee Waltz quilt was begun in 2013.  I intended it to be an anniversary present for my parents in 2014, but I finished the top, just before our daughter was born.  The quilt got set aside and other projects … Continue reading

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Pathfinder Vest

The patterns from Twig & Tale are so well written and flattering.  After making the Dragon coat, I made the Pathfinder vest for my second daughter.  I love that they encourage re-using/re-purposing. I’ve already made sweaters and shirts into dresses. … Continue reading

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Dragon Coat

My daughter requested a dragon costume for Halloween this year.  I found a very well done pattern for a pea coat with animal features here and made the dragon modifications.    She loves it and so do I. I used a … Continue reading

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Plus Quilt Finished

I’m so happy I finally completed this quilt today. I started it late August in preparation for my daughter’s new room. I used many fabrics from an Alison Glass color sampler pack and added in other fabrics from my stash. … Continue reading

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