Quilt-as-you-go, quilted in the hoop finally finished. Unofficial name is The Cat Covid Quilt, since it was started during the lock down and finished shortly after. These pictures are from my sister's guest bedroom--the quilt's home. The last picture is
Seat cover for Pepper, the four legged, 70 pound member of the family. Pepper was only a year old when this picture was take almost about 1 1/2 year ago. At that time, she weighed around 55 pounds, she has grown since then. I made the vest she is wearing.
If anyone is short of ideas for old jeans, here is another way to recycle them, a car seat cover. I made this for the back seat of the truck to help protect it from a very adorable but sometimes dirty "man's best friend", our 70 pound 2 year old dog.
At Aunt Annie's request, this is a quilt-as-you-go in progress. Currently working on the border. Using mostly scraps for the border, it sure takes longer thank just cutting strips of fabric to sew together. It might take a while to finish since there is
I have enjoyed reading about everyone's sewing room. It is good to know I am in good company. Does anyone get excited when they open a color of thread that they have not used before? I have only been embroidering for three years, have two different b
As promised, here are pictures of the ballerina quilt that I have been working on. I would like to thank everyone that gave me advise and encouragement. There are several firsts for myself, first quilt-as-you-go, first time quilting in the hoop, first tim
After ten years of good use with a desk top windows 7, with an upgrade to windows 10, I had to give it up before it completely crashed. Now using a laptop HP. The key board and mouse will take some getting use to, relearning where all the keys are and the
Hello Everyone. I have decided to finish my granddaughter's quilt "in the hoop" and need advice. I am trying my first as a quilt-as-you-go and first quilting in the hoop. I have some basic questions. Normally I would use 30wt cotton thread when quilti
Hi everyone. I would like everyone's input whether or not to fix the design flaw on this quilt started for my granddaughter before I go any farther. My anal part of me says yes fix it, the other part says I really don't want to take the time to fix it a
Small, medium and large zipper pouches,for mom's birthday. She can select the size that best suites the needs for the day. On the two bigger purses, I added my own twist with open pockets for driver's license, credit cards and cash. The smallest pouch w
Here are before and after pictures of a curtain I was considering replacing. After closer inspection of the curtain I realized it is a nice quality fabric just not such a pretty color and too long. When I saw the rose design, I knew it was the design that