Merry Christmas to all my Quilting pals. I wish you a Happy, Healthy, and Prosperous New Year. I look forward to chatting with you and looking at all your wonderful projects as we move through this coming year.
Holly is 3 yrs. old today. Many of you will remember us getting her when she was six months old and a "holy terror". She still has some frisky moments but, she has calmed down allot and is a sweet loving dog and we love her so much. We had moments where we felt like giving up on her, like finding my bedspread with so many holes in it that it looked like swiss cheese. Or finding my computer mouse under the sofa chewed to bits. One day she met me at the door with a new loaf of bread…Continue
I got this pattern and a pair of pot holders at one of my Christmas parties and thought they were soooo cute. I made this pair to give to a good friend of mine. The pattern is called HOT CAKES ST-935 It's a Susie C Shore Design. I have the table runner and place mat pattern that is cute as well.…Continue
The snow is here and I'm one present closer to being done Christmas sewing. (only three more to go). Wednesday we got a big storm of heavy wet snow. It knocked out my Time Warner service so was without Internet, phone and t.v. from 9:00 a.m. Wed. to 4:00 p.m. Thurs. The electricity kept going on and off but I was able to finish this purse. …Continue
I started a purse for my GD back in October. I just finised it last night. When you sew for other people its hard getting your own projects done. Especially this time of year with so many other things going on. This is another Simplicity pattern #2169. I picked it up at WM. It's a fun purse to make and I might just make myself one after Christmas. I think it would be cute in pastels to go with Summer clothing. This picture makes it look a bit squatted but the bottom ruffle is hiding…Continue
The Christmas parties have started. The bingo group that I belong to had our party last night. We draw a name for a Secret Sister and this is what I made for mine. I got the pattern from "Decorating for Christmas" (House of White Burches). Design by Sandra Hatch. It's a fun project to make and works up rather quickly. …Continue