On Friday, my sister-in-law, Jody, and I went to the Quilt Expo in Duluth, Georgia. We were a little disappointed with the show because we thought there would be more fabric vendors there. Also, they did not allow you to take pictures inside the building So, while there were some … [Read more...] about My Fabric Haul From The Quilt Expo
This weekend was so nice! I saw the first sign of spring, daffodils! There they were, blooming on the bank by the spillway: Other signs of spring: Lots of campers in the campground, fishermen in boats on the lake, and teenagers wading in the creek: And the redbud trees … [Read more...] about A Nice Weekend At Payne Lake Campground
So, I guess you thought that since I live in a 34' travel trailer that I would have nowhere to store a fabric stash? Dream on! I could not live without fabric. Even if I don't have time to sew for several months, I MUST have fabric with me at all times. I would probably perish … [Read more...] about Did I Tell You That I Love Fabric?
I have so many projects to get done that sometimes I don't know where to begin. I made a rule for myself a couple of years ago that I have to finish one thing before I can start another, because I had gotten into the habit of not finishing things. I would make the quilt top, but … [Read more...] about Hurray! I Got Some Sewing Done Today
As you may have noticed, I love to sew. I mostly make quilts and crafts, but have been known to sew a little bit of clothing every now and then. One of the reasons I haven't been sewing a lot since I started living the RV lifestyle, is that I am always in remote locations where … [Read more...] about FABrics I Love
My fabric shopping trip last week included some heavy-weight interacing so I could make some tote bags for my daughters. That stuff is expensive! But, I got enough to make four bags. I have two of them finished already:Greens, blues, and browns for Becca. Pinks, … [Read more...] about I’m Turning Into A Bag Lady
I have not been to a real quilt fabric shop in almost two years. When we are at the North Rim, there is not a fabric store for at least 200 miles, and that is a Joann Fabrics. I thought I had found a fabric store in Kanab, Utah one time, but it turned out to be 2 aisles in an Ace … [Read more...] about I Got My Fabric Fix
When I lived in my house in Georgia, my daughter had painted on the inside of the mailbox "I love gettin' mail!" along with a smiley face. My mail carrier told me she never failed to smile when she opened my mailbox. But I do, I do love getting mail! And I got a lot of it … [Read more...] about It’s Been A Mail-a-palooza!