For those of you who have ordered and used the CT material semi-solid mirage- has anyone else noticed a difference in the way the material feels? I've gotten a few orders or the material to use as backing and just washed and dried one of them to use in a new block and it has a very different feel to it. I like it, it feels softer and holds its shape pretty good when cut on the angles.
I was just curious to know if it was just me or if it's the material.
Having read everyones posts about the snow and weather, I can't complain. It's raining in Washington still but at least its not freezing. Things have been fairly quiet around here. just finishing up some things left hanging in the wings for my quilt patterns and getting ready to send out the first of my test patterns. I would have gotten them out sooner but for some reason when I went to add the photos to my instructions, the photos disappeared from my computer. I blame the dogs for…Continue
Whew I finally got the pieces put together for the Remember When quilt top. This wasn't difficult, just time consuming or is it that I have too much on my plate??? By tomorrow I should have the borders put on. :o)
For those of you curious about the herd, yes I did have to fight with them to keep them out of the room while I finished piecing this together and to get the photo without the dogs taking all the glory for my work! …Continue
This morning the BF finally got to go back to work. Don't get me wrong, it was nice to have him home for the holidays but that came with a price on it. To the tune of several thousand dollars in truck repairs. Altough we aren't paying the repair bills, it's still a chunk of change that I wouldn't want to come up with. All that means is that now I have time to get back to working on my quilts. It was difficult not to spend all my time working on finishing up these quilts and working on…Continue
Almost anyway. Things have been so busy around here that I forgot I have vacation time coming. I have a new department manager and I've been keeping him busy with all the wonderful things that he needs to know to run our department. Yesterday he started asking me about vacation time sense the first thing I handed over to him was making out the department schedule. ??? I completely spaced on it coming up. My plans you ask? To lay on a warm, really warm beach and bake in the sun. Ok so…Continue