Here is the latest project - not a quilting project, but a fabric project nonetheless. I'm re-upholstering a couch and chair for DS and his future bride. My folks got the the set (it comes with 2 wagon wheel end tables and a coffee table) used from her older sister in the late 50's and they'd seen their better days. No one wanted the furniture, but I have always loved them and thought they were too good to just junk. (They don't make solid furniture like that these days - at least in my…Continue
This weekend is our future DIL's bridal shower here in our community. DD is coming in from CO. Future DIL and her 3 roommates are coming from the NE panhandle. They are all staying here. Can you say slumber party? :D DS says he'll be bunking down at Grandma & Grandpa's. (They live here on the ranch.) What do you think? If DS bails on us, will that be too many girls for DH to handle?
It is always interesting to see fabric trends come and go. Themes like chickens, roosters, and now owls. Fabrics like 30's, pinks & browns, jade & brown, lime green & orange, Civil War prints, etc.
A few months ago I was looking for a gray/yellow combination for an apron for a gift. My nephew's bride-to-be had chosen gray and yellow as their wedding colors. I am obviously out of the loop, because at the time, I thought it was an unusual choice. I have since…Continue
DD sent this to me. Their first baby is due in about 8 weeks. Does she know her momma or what?!