Category Archive: fabric

A quilt top in pictures

I wanted to see how it would work to make a log cabin block starting with a hexagon instead of a rectangle. Then I got a little obsessed and spent the whole day… Continue reading

Fabric therapy

I hope everyone is in the middle of having a lovely Thanksgiving weekend. I had a moment this week, between hosting my now three-year-old’s birthday party and Thanksgiving with just three days in… Continue reading

A few finishes

I know that Wednesdays are supposed to be for works in progress, but I have three, yes, three finishes to share. The first is my Echino rhino messenger bag! Besides learning to use… Continue reading

WIP Wednesday 11.13.13

I have three works in progress at the moment. The first is my messenger bag, my first bag, for which I’m taking a class: I think my next one of these will be… Continue reading

WIP Wednesday 10.30.13

It worked! My evolving brick design has yielded a finished top, and I love it. I love it so much that I want to try it in different colors. I want to make… Continue reading

Less is not more

I’ve typically been a minimalist when it comes to fashion and design. I strive, in life and in quilting, for deep and simple, pure and meaningful. I started a new quilt with a… Continue reading

That thing I do

Do you ever do that thing when you promise to call someone to catch up, but something comes up or you forget and it doesn’t happen? And then you are too embarrassed to… Continue reading

WIP Wednesday 9.25.13

It’s been a long time since I’ve been focused enough and had WIPs to show off on a Wednesday. Today, I made a sample quilt top for my new session of Beginning Quilting… Continue reading

Happy birthday to me (well, on Friday)

A present for you: I have a new quilt and free pattern over on the Cloud9 blog! I really fell in love with this line, Rashida Colman Hale’s Koi, and I fell completely… Continue reading