Daily Archives: January 25, 2014

Vikings Quilt: Change of Plans

At first I was planning on just stitching in the ditch, but then I decided to do that and also to stipple! I’m in love with it already! You like?

Viking’s Quilt: Top Is Pieced!

I finally did it! Between waiting on fabric, and then returning fabric, and then finding out they never had the right fabric and re-ordering it from a different vendor, and then that fabric being delayed by the weather, it took me quite a while to piece this! I will at least start the quilting today. I wanted to start it last night, but I ended up going to a class for embroidery software this morning, and yesterday I had the job interview. I’ve just been running around a mile a minute. Now that I am back home and sewing, I know I can power through a big chunk of this tonight! Wish me luck!

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Guess Who Has A Regular Job…

This Guy! I got hired today! I’m just so happy I could die, but too happy to die! Instead, I’m just going to roll around in my fabric and pet my thread! I feel so pretty! However, before I do all of that, I have to go an shovel snow. I love winter, but he snow shoveling really eats into my sewing time! I’m just super happy and wanted to share!

Confessions Of A Quilt-aholic: I Love Thread

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As all quilters and sewers know, we love fabric! We have collections we call ‘stashes’. I think they are called that because we are always ‘stashing’ it away from our significant others. However, people don’t often talk about the thread they have accumulated. I was going through mine looking for some grey thread to piece with and I realized, “Dang! I have a lot of thread!” I mean a lot! Continue reading

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