Tag Archives: hand dyed fabric

Jam Packed 24 Hours

It’s a busy week in the sewing room. First I finished the cat top. Then my iron broke. It has gone to the great appliance graveyard in the sky. For now I’m using a circa 1950 General Electric steamless iron … Continue reading

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The Original Plan – Thoughts

It feels good when a plan comes together. A piecing project now lives on the table with the piecing machine, and a UFO that needs quilted lives next to the quilting machine. There will be some preliminary stitching done on … Continue reading

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Thread Catchers And Other Thread Thought

The thread catchers are done and ready to go to guild for donation to the silent auction. The meeting isn’t until the 21st, but I wanted to get them done early so I wouldn’t stress about them. When I put … Continue reading

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What If Wednesday: Paint Fixes Everything

The Circle quilt is one of my January Short List projects. When I pulled it out of the UFO box I discovered it had a couple problems. The fabric must have gotten damp while it was folded in the box … Continue reading

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All About Stitches

I have a new fascination with stitching combined with surface design, which lead me to a few books from the library. Elegant Stitches by Judith Baker Montano is basically a stitch bible. Nothing new there as I already own a … Continue reading

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Friday Photos

The other day I moved a shelf from the garage into the sewing room. I tried to sell this shelf at four different sales and no one even looked at it. As you can see, all my paints fit nicely … Continue reading

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Stash Report And A Stroke Of Luck

There are some purchases you just can’t regret, no matter what it does to the stash. We always stop at the Goodwill in Delaware, Ohio when we pass through Columbus. It’s the best one ever, clean and well organized. I’ve … Continue reading

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