The challenge is out, lets see how many of us can join the wonderful new campaign called Stitching for Pink !!! Starts today until 30 October. Its gonna be so much fun with 10 projects to complete. Come on Embroiderers lets unite and join the fight against Breast Cancer !!!
I use Pellon Stacey (SF101) to stabalize my T-shirts... I have the general process that I go through for my T-shirt quilts on my page... Since they moved things around now on the pages, I'm not quite sure exactly where on the page, but it is titled "My T-shirt quilt process" or something like that! LOL!!
I signed up for classes at the Desmoines show in Oct. I can't wait either
We also have a boston terrier and yes Dahli does boss him around. I can't wait to hear how your classes go and what you took. Keep me updated. :) Nancy
WOW, just looked at you pictures. Your quilts are really beautiful. I am a newby . Have been sewing and piecing off and on for many years. Since High school i guess. I took a strip quilting class back in the 90"s but never finished the quilt. I started hand quilting it. Then when my oldest was pregnant last year i decied i wanted to make a baby quilt which i tied. i didn't quilt it so really it is a comforter but it turned out really cute.
anyways, Thanks for sharing. they are beautiful.
Hi Hazel, Welcome. You sound me only soon my middle daughter will have my third grandchild. My oldest daughter and the middle daughter both got married in the same year and now will habe babies less than a year apart. My son has the oldest GC. She is 5 y/o.
I registered for some classes at the DM show in Oct and can't wait.
And my little Dahli is my constant companion. She sits right in here with me while i sew. Every now and then i take a break and give her a little cuddle. she is so sweet. She is 2 y/o.
Right now i am working on my Scrappy Friendship Quilt top. 30 women in the iowa quilters group sent 10 - 6" squares of fabric to each other. 5 lights and 5 darks. the gal sho coordinated it gave us 9 patterns to choose from. It has been fun working on itand it was really fun getting all those envelopes of fabric. it was like christmas in the mail everyday. :)I am working on the borders now and when i get the top pieced i will post some pictures.i would like to machine quilt it myself but i need to take a few lesson first. we'll see. Hope you have a great day. Nice talking to you. Nancy
I hope you enjoy the show and the classes. It sounds like a fun and learning thing to do. I am sitting up waiting for my daughter to make it back to S.C. after leaving my home where she was visiting us on her vacation.
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