Monthly Archives: May 2009

May Giveaway Day! Sew Mama Sew!!

Comments are now closed.  The winner of the fat quarters and the book is #359 (picked by the random integer generator) So, Kelly Jo of knit. Frog. Repeat – you are the winner! It’s pracitally a holiday.  Hundreds of blogs … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash – On a Monday ‘Cause It Feels Like Sunday

Solids.  They’re kind of the unsung hero of fabrics.  My belief however is that they provide breathing room to let the prints you choose shine through.  I’ve been finding out about Essex cotton/linen blends, solid poplin, vintage sheets and of … Continue reading

Posted in craft, design, fabric, quilting, quilts, repurposed, Sewing, Stash, sunday stash | 5 Comments

Happy Mother’s Day

I want to say to all the moms out who may be reading this – have a wonderful day.  Being a mom isn’t always easy, it’s messy, sometimes lonely if you’re home with them all day, and it’s a great … Continue reading

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A Girl & Her Dress

My older daughter loves dresses.  In her perfect world, she would wear one every day and she’s felt that way since she was about 18 months old.  When I first started sewing about a year ago, I knew that I … Continue reading

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Amy Butler Squares

I love piecing these.  They’re addictive, given the beautiful Amy Butler fabrics and these beautiful colors.  The idea for this quilt came directly from this quilt. I’ll also be putting white sashing around these blocks because I think that’s what … Continue reading

Posted in Amy Butler, design, fabric, quilting, quilts, Sewing, wip | 9 Comments