After that zipper pull came off, I had a date with my good friend, the seam ripper, to take it out and start over. By the time I got the zipper ripped out, I was O.V.E.R. sewing for a bit. While I love to sew, I really hate taking out stitches. Bleh! Today was my day off, … [Read more...] about Sarah’s Backpack Is Finished
Last year before Amelia was born, I made her an adorable baby quilt. While I was making it, I took lots of pictures so that I could make a tutorial on how to do it. I have finally gotten the whole project finished and saved in a PDF file, so that I can now offer the pattern for … [Read more...] about Amelia’s Baby Quilt Pattern
I finally got a chance to sit down at my sewing machine today, and make a tote bag for myself. I have been wanting a new one ever since I got my NOOK Color, so that I would have a bag big enough to take it with me everywhere I go. I wanted to have pockets inside to hold all my … [Read more...] about A New Tote Bag
Yes, I do! Sewing is fun, and creative, and artistic. Sewing lets me take that pile of fabric over there: or this fabric here: and turn it into something beautiful and gorgeous and cute, like this laptop bag: or this tote bag for my daughter in law made out … [Read more...] about I Love To Sew
I missed the last Blogger's Quilt Festival, because I didn't find out about it until after it was over. I have had this one on my calendar for quite some time, just waiting to be able to participate. I have been working on a lot of projects lately, from re-doing my RV bedroom, … [Read more...] about Blogger’s Quilt Festival
When my sister saw the little bag I made for myself for Becky's Wedding, she asked me to make one of her to wear to Stefanie's wedding. She bought the fabric to match her mother of the bride dress. Today I made my sister's bag for her. This bag is not very big at all--that … [Read more...] about My Project For Today
We went down to Kanab, Utah today to buy groceries and pick up Judy's T-Shirt quilt from the quilter. Oh, MY! is it ever beautiful! Jorja did a fabulous job on the quilting. I couldn't wait to get home with it so I could take some pictures. Now all … [Read more...] about Oh, Judy! You Are Going To LOOOVVVEEE This!
Here are links to the rest of the tutorial: (I'll be adding more as I go until I get this quilt finished.) Making a T-Shirt Quilt Tutorial, Part 2 Making a T-Shirt Quilt Tutorial, Part 3 Making a T-Shirt Quilt Tutorial, Part 4 Making a T-Shirt Quilt Tutorial, Part … [Read more...] about Making a T-Shirt Quilt Tutorial, Part 1