15 11, 2010

Pretty Pieces

By |November 15th, 2010|work in progress|16 Comments

What a nice, relaxing weekend!  I hope you are refreshed and ready for the week to come!

Early Saturday afternoon, I found opportunity to cut out a quilt top…then I decided to cut another while I was at it.  Starting is often my point of procrastination, so I cut them both!  Then couldn’t resist piecing them both.

On the […]

11 11, 2010


By |November 11th, 2010|work in progress|22 Comments

I have the beginnings of a commissioned quilt…just haven’t had the chance to open the fabric quite yet!

Actually, I just opened it.  I brought it with me to the couch to inspire my post and couldn’t resist any longer!  The Lily & Will prints are so sweet, and soft.  I love the double polka dot and the […]

21 10, 2010

5 Ways to Know if You Are a Fabric Addict

By |October 21st, 2010|Inspiration, work in progress|35 Comments

Hi there!  If you can answer yes to any one of these, you are an addict!

Your grayest day is suddenly great, when you receive fabric in the mail.
You regularly entertain the thought of getting a wholesale account with one or more fabric manufacturers.
You follow (stalk) designer blogs, and talk with friends about a line that […]

14 10, 2010

Quilt Progress!

By |October 14th, 2010|work in progress|13 Comments

Hi there!  We have a long weekend here in Utah from school, which is great, but my schedule is a bit off today!  Partly because I knew I could stay up late last night without having to rush everyone out the door this morning.  I stayed up sewing!

This is the mystery quilt from last weekend! […]

11 10, 2010

Mystery Quilt

By |October 11th, 2010|work in progress|18 Comments

Hi there!  I hope you had a great weekend.  I did!

Friday night I participated in a Mystery Quilt class, we had a cutting list and a 10pm start time.  Armed with Fandango, snacks and a frappuccino, we got started and sewed all night long!  I shared a table with Natalia, and had a lot of […]

20 09, 2010

One Thing, One Week Challenge :: 3

By |September 20th, 2010|Challenge Week, work in progress|62 Comments

Hi there!  The weeks and months keep flying by – and it’s time for another challenge!

Are you ready!?  How will you challenge yourself this week?I don’t want you to be stressed out about this challenge, but I do hope to MOTIVATE you.  Finish something, start something, just don’t be overwhelmed by everything – One Thing!

You decide, […]

17 09, 2010

I’m Declaring

By |September 17th, 2010|work in progress|18 Comments

Today, will be a creative day!  I’ve pulled my fabrics, decided on my plan – It will happen.

I know I destashed a while back, but I didn’t let everything go.   My GO! cutter will make for a fun day (or hour) of cutting, I think I’ll return later today with a pile of pieces!

What […]

26 08, 2010

Back to School – Messenger Bag

By |August 26th, 2010|bag, finished project, work in progress|24 Comments

Today is the day – off to school!  Yesterday we went and got new shoes for each of the girls, happy smiles all around.  Shortly after school ended in June, Ella and I talked about a new bag for her.  She decided that she wanted a messenger bag, and I asked if we should make […]

3 08, 2010


By |August 3rd, 2010|work in progress|16 Comments

I’m currently working on a project with these:

I love the colors in the Fandago group by Kate Spain – and I can’t wait to share a tutorial with you in a couple of weeks!

What are you working on?


PS – that wedding I mentioned yesterday?  Out of state – we are on our way home today!

30 07, 2010

Collaboration Quilt

By |July 30th, 2010|work in progress|10 Comments

A few months back I was invited to be involved in making a quilt for a good blog friend – Amy.  Many of you probably know that she recently had a sweet baby girl, and moved out of state less than a month later!  We set about making a cute baby quilt to encourage our […]

13 07, 2010

Sewing with Linen & a New Quilt Top

By |July 13th, 2010|My kids, work in progress|74 Comments

Hi!  I’m excited to share a new quilt top with you.  I sewed blocks into the wee hours of the weekend, and yesterday started sewing the top up with my morning coffee.  I really wanted to see this quilt top come together!Sewing with linen….it’s kinda squirrelly and needs lots of pins.  As the weave is larger […]

8 07, 2010

Another Project

By |July 8th, 2010|work in progress|38 Comments

Yes, I’m cutting into some more fabric!  I use to be a one project at a time sorta girl, but that’s so not true anymore :)  In fact I might cut another quilt while I’m at it – I love being able to piece and press in an assembly line!Crossweaves + Natural LinenThese are the […]