Do all of you have one of these? No, not the gorgeous quilt up there...a crafty wish list? I do. I have my crafty wish list of things I'd love to make or have, if money and time (which sometimes seems just as hard to find as cash) weren't a factor. Here are my top three! 1. … [Read more...] about My Crafty Wish List
As you can see I am making very slow progress on my Halloween block of the month quilt, but I still am totally and completely in love with hand applique. It's obvious this quilt will not be ready to enjoy this fall, but I actually have a pretty tight timeline I'm working with. … [Read more...] about Baltimore Style Halloween Quilt: My Love For Hand Applique Continues
It's been such a long time since my last post...I've been buried in sweaters, which,of course, is a good thing. This year, I dropped off 125 pairs of mittens and about 30 hats and scarves. I already have over 100 sweaters banked for next year, and it seems like every day people … [Read more...] about Merry Christmas To All: An Adventure in Applique
I know, I come back to this too often, but I love hand applique. Not only is it beautiful, but it's portable (a must for a mom on the run), and it's easy to put down, change a diaper, let the dog out, play a quick game of Hi Ho Cherry-O!, and pick back up...again, a must for a … [Read more...] about Five Unconventional, Unprofessional, and Somewhat Provocative Tips for Perfect Hand Applique
I know...it's only June, but those of you that know me know that I start thinking of next year's Christmas, gifts, decorations, etc, Dec. 26th. I've been restraining myself from showing you all of the great ideas I have for handmade gift, but I just couldn't keep quiet about … [Read more...] about I’m In Love!