Category Archives: sewing

A Quilt for my Sister

My sister got married at the end of last year.  In the early summer, I asked her and her fiance what colors and styles they’d like in a quilt. We looked through some I’d done before for ideas.  Sarah wanted … Continue reading

Posted in 2015, quilts, sewing, W.I.P. | Tagged | 2 Comments

Corduroy Quilt

I finished a lap quilt made from up-cycled corduroy for our friends Sarah & Nathan who were married last weekend. It’s tied because that’s what life and time allows right now. Sarah loves Jersey cows, so I found a fabric … Continue reading

Posted in 2014, quilts, sewing | Tagged | 1 Comment

Craft Bazaar Preparations

This Saturday, I’ll be at a local craft Bazaar from 9-3. If you’ve local, leave me a comment and I’ll let you know where to find me. I’ve been preparing an inventory for the last month or so. Here’s some … Continue reading

Posted in 2013, crafts, quilts, sewing | Tagged | 1 Comment

Orange & Brown Chevrons

This baby quilt was finished last week.  It was a custom order.  The customer was inspired by this quilt, and developed a layout she liked based on that. I put the top together based on her design and then basted … Continue reading

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Blue Irish Chain

This blue & white Irish Chain quilt was a wedding gift. The large white spaces gave a great place for some detailed hand-quilting, so I filled them with the pattern called “Lover’s Knot” The stripe of white along the back … Continue reading

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