Holiday Projects Around the Web

Are you looking for the perfect holiday project?  I'm part of a group of crafters on Facebook, and we have a great group of holiday projects for you this year. Kimberly at Sweet Red Poppy has this fantastic Advent Calendar Susan at Super Mom, No Cape has a bunch of fun projects A Prarie Point … Continue reading Holiday Projects Around the Web

Another Dog in a Sweater

I decided to make a pillow to continue my experiment mixing non-traditional fabrics in my piecing.  This time I used quilter's cottons, minky, faux fur, and leather.  This is a Dog in a Sweater from Elizabeth Hartman of Oh, Franson. Leather is by far the most difficult to piece with.  I can't pin it perpendicular … Continue reading Another Dog in a Sweater

Tea Cozy for Heather

My friend Heather and I did a craft swap this year.  She made me these amazing fingerless gloves, because my hands get cold when I hand stitch or use the computer.  This isn't a great photo - they are a fabulous purple color.             I made her this tea cozy. … Continue reading Tea Cozy for Heather

Blogger’s Quilt Festival – Lady Lily

I'm joining in on the Blogger's Quilt Festival, hosted by Amy at Amy's Creative Side. Since I haven't finished anything new this week, I'm going to share one of my favorite creations, from 2005.  This was an experimental quilt for me.  I was inspired by an episode of Simply Quilts that demonstrated using fusible bias … Continue reading Blogger’s Quilt Festival – Lady Lily

Roses for Susan

I've been pretty busy this week.  Not enough stitching progress on anything to take photos of.  Instead, I'm sharing an older piece.  Enjoy! This is a raw edge appliqué quilt I made back in 2003.  I can't remember exactly when I made it, but it was a gift for my aunt, who was undergoing treatment … Continue reading Roses for Susan

Rainbow Mosaics

**Be sure to read to the end to find out how you can win this quilt.** This is a UFO that has been waiting to be finished off for a year or so.  The pattern was originally published as a quilt along at Stitched in Color.  Rachel made a great html button for her quilt … Continue reading Rainbow Mosaics