Well, it’s happened. Nesting has begun. I went from having to-do lists in the back of my mind to having them on paper (in multiple places around the house, ha!) and filling the Amazon cart repeatedly. Here’s some of the things I’ve been up to. It reads kind of like a to-do list, and for… Continue reading Nesting gone crazy!
I mentioned on Friday that my goal for the last few days was to put together the top of my friend’s t-shirt quilt. I got burned out on it a year ago when my sewing machine died while working on it. So the pile of squares has been sitting there waiting patiently to be sewn… Continue reading Another t-shirt quilt
I did it! I have made enough maternity clothes that I can officially call it a capsule wardrobe. In addition to the hacked and modified ready to wear clothes I posted last week, I also made several pieces from scratch. You know me, I loooove having variety in my clothing. However, when making maternity clothes,… Continue reading A maternity capsule wardrobe
Guess what! I did a thing! That’s right, that is the final Summer Sampler block, the orange-yellow Saddle Star. For a 6″ block that was traditionally pieced, this one about broke my brain. I kept sewing things on backwards or upside down. I had to do the center part 3 times before I got it… Continue reading Summer Sampler blocks
Hi, ya’ll! I mentioned on Friday that this baby is a girl (hooray!). I have been collecting baby quilt ideas, but I’m having a hard time deciding, so I’m asking for your help today. Last spring, my mom got me a small bundle of red-white-blue fabric off a sale table at Joann’s. It has flowers… Continue reading Baby quilt ideas- Please vote!
What’s the fun of having only one project going at a time? I’m working on a few different projects right now. I’ll admit, I’ve been pretty slow about working on stuff, mostly because I’ve been napping at the same time as Noah. I tried sewing with him in the room yesterday, and he drooled on… Continue reading I’m definitely not bored
So I shared some overall life goals with you earlier this week, but what are my specific sewing goals? I feel the need to share them because that will help keep me on track and focused on the projects I want to be working on. My hope is that it will keep me from bouncing… Continue reading Sewing goals