Check out the new quilt our Little Man received for Christmas! My mom had him draw a few dinosaur pictures. She used the pictures to create the appliquéd blocks. She also pieced the rest of the quilt and my aunt quilted it! He also got a new set of bright orange (his [...]
I have to show off one of my Christmas presents.
If you’ve been a blog reader for more than a few months,
you know that I can pears every year.
imagine my surprise
and my laughter
when I opened my first [...]
I have to show off one of Mom’s latest quilts and the sweet baby it was created for:
As for Thomas’s onesie: I fussy-cut a frog from the scraps. I applied it using head and bond and then zig-zagged around the edges. Too cute!
Welcome to the World Thomas William!
Sorry, I have no pictures to show, but I didn’t take my camera to the hospital yesterday. Thomas is the new son of a very close friend. His Mommy has loved my kids and cared for them like family. I gave her a few hand-made things, but none [...]
A lot of folks have recently shared their sewing backstory. So, like Kristine, Dawn, and Summerset, I have decided to share mine. I grew up surrounded by women who sewed and the men who loved them and let them accumulate stashes and wander through fabric stores. Rather than give you dates and details, I [...]