To Quilt or Not to Quilt

Indie Chic by My Mind's Eye for Riley Blake Designs

As I pondered what I was going to share today, I decided to be a bit sneaky.  Don’t tell my daughters but I’m going to share a “Handcrafted” Wednesday on “For the Home” Thursday.  Yes, we try to specialize each day of the week with a topic for the Blog[Read more]

Pow Wow Quilt Piecing

quilt block step 2

I’ve been hard at work piecing squares for my Pow Wow quilt. This is probably my favorite part of quilting because you get to see how the fabrics take shape into a work of art! I learned a new method of piecing in order to put these blocks together. Although[Read more]

Pow Wow Quilt

Pow Wow Quilt Fabric

All those gorgeous fabrics are going to turn into the Pow Wow Quilt by Allison Harris over at Cluck Cluck Sew. I finished up the top of my previous quilting project shortly after buying this fabric. I told myself I couldn’t start on this until it was finished, but this[Read more]

Quilting Fabric Sneak Peak

Pow Wow Quilt Fabric

Look at the gorgeous fabric this girl picked up! I can’t wait to get started…but I told myself I would have to finish my last quilting project first! I have a really cute project in mind for these fabrics which is my motivation for finishing the other quilt! Alexandrea Nicole[Read more]

The never ending project is finished!

Never Ending Project Done!

You know those projects that you start, and then they never get finished? The ones that you set aside to do a new and more cool project, then when you finish that new project, you don’t have the energy or motivation to return to it? Well, if you don’t, I[Read more]

Machine Quilting

Longarm Machine Quilting

Another Spring Break project nearing completion: Yesterday I had my first experience in machine quilting thanks to my mother-in-law (Mom J). THANK YOU! It took all three of us (me, Mom J, and Mom N) to attach the quilt to the machine. How people do it alone, non of us[Read more]