Category Archives: sewing

Bearnaise Sauce and Bendy Straws

Whew! I haven’t had any spare time in over a week to sit down and continue my Swedish adventures. I think I left off when we departed from Mariestad for Ekjsö, to visit Rajne’s older brother, Ula, his wife, Molin, … Continue reading

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Sundries 

Howdy, y’all! I haven’t been accomplishing too much lately so this won’t be an expansive post.  I started on another baby quilt (using my fave pattern, Space Place), but haven’t finished the top yet. I love the bird fabric!  (Side … Continue reading

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What I do in my copious spare time…

Hi there, y’all! Yes, I know, I have been rather lazy about posting lately. There’s just so much to do while the sun is shining!  I love this wonky block quilt pattern I just finished recently. I bought it at … Continue reading

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Spring Ahead

February and March have been busy months…emerging from hibernation and getting spring stuff done. An amazing trip to Aruba for a week with my honey got me ready for warm weather and sand volleyball season. Woohoo! Six days of sand … Continue reading

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Odds, ends, giblets and more

I have been working on a few things recently. Patrick, Emily (his precious girlfriend) and I made guitar heart Valentines together. Emily gets special credit for figuring out how to make these so quickly! She had two done before Patrick … Continue reading

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And for the grand finale!

I tackled the largest of the UFOs this week and finished the binding on this quilt. It’s a pattern called Surfside, using Timber & Leaf fabric. I wasn’t sure I was going to like this much until it was totally … Continue reading

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More Quilter’s Crack

Finished at last! I completed the Juggle pattern quilt (by Camille Roskelley, I think) using Hand Drawn Garden (Anna Maria Horner reissue fabric)! I love the rich jewel tones! Bam gave me this fabric last year. I fussy-cut many of … Continue reading

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