Archive | June, 2013

spoilt rotten. . .

yup, that’s me. . .completely, wanna see why?  I knew you would: the ribbon my partner snuck into all those pockets already came in handy! my picture doesn’t do the tote justice. . . she used variegated thread, with my favorite purple and lime green. . .now look at the back: I forgot to get […]

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Secret tote Swap – completed tote. . .

I really enjoyed participating in this swap, seeing the fabric selections all the way to enjoying the creativity of so many in the secret Tote Swap Flickr group that Lia of Lia*s Handmades created.  I was a little worried, first swap, first tote – but I think it turned out OK. My partner doesn’t have a blog, […]

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Placemats done, check!

Done! Oh what an awesome feeling! I have to admit, I am rather fond of my placemats! They are in use, but I’ll spare you a shot of our forever cluttered kitchen table. . .I’m actually more than a little embarrassed to let you see the place of honor the popcorn maker has 😉 Here’s […]

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Obsession confession. . .

So I have a little obsession confession. . .I love the creativity of Sarah Fielke. It all started when I saw this on one of my favorite blogs – Little Island Quilting So I grabbed myself a copy of Material Obsession II And knew I had to try this out, piecing without the basting. . […]

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Hexie Placemats WIP

While my machine was in the shop, before the work on the house took over, I prepped some 2″ hexies for place-mats. While auditioning the background fabrics. . . . . .my mister wandered by and said he liked the black background. Black it is! I’ve managed to join the hexies and build the quilt […]

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