Category Archives: Quilting

Lemoyne Star

Another Purl Bee inspired project – the striped star. I thought that I could make this the same size as the Stained Glass Window block and then the star would be the focal point of a pieced back. It was way harder … Continue reading

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Stained Glass Window Quilt Top

I did some sewing! It has been a while, but it felt good to sit at my machine. I’ve had the blocks from the Block-a-palooza that happened last winter sitting on my shelves for far to long. I didn’t make … Continue reading

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Eric Carle Quilt Done!

All quilted up and on its way to its future owner even though he/she is not quite here yet. This is a baby quilt for the Updegrove Baby #2. Congrats to Wendy and Gary! I can’t wait to meet the … Continue reading

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Basting – Check

I’m getting closer with this one but will miss the 2011 deadline. Darn. Another fun gaget from Christmas – my magno-grip wrist band. Next step – quilting. Christin Tweet

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Sewing/Quilting in 2011

1. oops my toes got in , 2. Block 2, 3. Front, 4. Two More Kindle Covers, 5. Kindle Cover, 6. Planning and cutting , 7. soccer sock kindle covers , 8. Hurricane Irene Quilting, 9. with the ipad inside, … Continue reading

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Hope Valley Squares

When my sewing machine was in the hospital I cut some Hope Valley fabric in preparation of making some more squares. Last winter there was the Block-a-palooza that I followed along with, but I never made anything because I wanted … Continue reading

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Eric Carle Baby Quilt

Earlier this week I did some planning and cutting. This weekend I got to lay it all out, and make it into the big block. All I have to do now is frame it, make a back, baste, quilt, and … Continue reading

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All done!

I finished the Wonky Star Baby Quilt and it will be off to Charlotte some time this week. I was at my parents’ for the long weekend so I took some pictures (with Kevin as a very patient holder) outside … Continue reading

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Hurricane Irene = A Day of Quilting

Hurricane Irene brought in lots of rain and high winds and time for me to spend at the sewing machine, which was excellent timing because the proud new owner of the Wonky Star Baby quilt arrived yesterday. Charlotte was born … Continue reading

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Wonky Star Baby Quilt – Continued

In the new apartment I have a sewing “balcony” — the new apartment is on the third floor and the balconies start on the fourth floor, so the space that would be the balcony is the sewing/crafting corner. It is … Continue reading

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