Hi friends! I have been debating my quilt storage for a while now. When hubby and I moved here, I had a few quilts. Well, quite a few. But in the 6+ years we have been in Colorado, I have made a lot more. Like a lot more. So I started storing them on the… Continue reading Quilt Storage
Today is another scrappy post- a great way to use up chunks of your leftover fabrics is to make scrappy backs. I have always liked pieced backs- it seems like you get two quilts in one that way! But who wants to use small pieces for that? For my quilt Autumn View, I cut the… Continue reading Scrappy Backs
Hi everyone! Welcome to Seams like a Dream and the Quiltmaker's 100 Blocks Blog Tour. Wow! 10 issues, 100 blocks each= 1000 blocks! We are so excited to be part of the fun. Here is our block, Starry Hearts. I know everyone is prepping for the upcoming Thanksgiving, Chanukah and Christmas holidays,… Continue reading Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks Issue 10 Blog Tour
Last week as I was getting ready to go to Quilt Market I had a ton of things to do. And not one of them included making this adorable scrappy strap for my camera! But I couldn't resist! Here is the tutorial from We All Sew. I will show what "tweaks" I did to make mine.… Continue reading Scrap Monday- see what I made!
What a great weekend we had- beautiful weather. Sat morning I walked a lot; went on a group walk with some neighbors and we met up with Walk with a Doc group and walked some more. Then we walked home! Phew! I went for a walk this morning so I didn't lose momentum. It was… Continue reading Scrap Monday
Have you ever been asked- "Do you pin?" I have and I thought it was a weird question. For of course the answer is: "Sometimes yes, sometimes no." I come from a family of sewers; my mom sewed, my aunt sewed, my sister and I sewed, some of our cousins sewed.... but no one quilted.… Continue reading To pin or not to pin- is that really the question?