sewing holiday strips

sewing holiday strips

hello Monday! just love seeing a pile of fresh cut strips! so I decided to mix holiday with some fun neutrals – some Christmas themed and some Alison Glass…. I knew my project with the strips would be to make a variation of Courthouse Steps…old block done in modern fabrics…always love that twist! this gives […]

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round and round

round and round

hello Monday! so I am going to take you back to this snail trail project…. since there was some big bias edges in this project, I decided to quilt it myself and use my off center big circle… super, super happy with the finish!! now to do the binding and we are good to go! […]

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holiday

holiday

hello Monday! Happy New Year! so after saying that I shouldn’t be allowed to buy anymore Christmas fabric…. I did….holiday from Alison Glass and some low volume Christmas fabrics…. I was inspired by a few projects I saw on Instagram… looking forward to cutting into these…. hope y’all enjoyed a wonderful holiday! we were blessed […]

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Christmas sewing

Christmas sewing

hello Monday! today I thought I would share some of the Christmas projects I have been working on…. I have come to the conclusion that where some like to do last minute Christmas baking, I like to do last minute Christmas sewing! anyone else?? the above picture is one of my finished Sparkles Fusion projects…. […]

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snail trail top

snail trail top

hello Monday! as promised….I said I would be back with more of my snail trail blocks…I decided since these blocks are large and time is marching on, to do four of them for this quilt project…. then I decided as I was laying these out to make one large snail trail…what do you think?? do […]

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sparkler fusion

sparkler fusion

hello Monday! I decided to pull out some fun fabrics from my stash… this was a fabric line from Art Gallery…. it was fun to do some creating with these yummy fabrics… rediscovering gems like these in my stash is so awesome! it was fun to create this weekend…be sure to check back and see […]

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tried and true

tried and true

hello Monday! making mug rugs…it has been awhile…but I had a special request… fortunately my strip sets were already sewn together…so just need to sandwhich and quilt… just have some handwork to do… now back to sewing my snail’s trail…. a little sneak peek…. Happy Sewing!

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snail trail

snail trail

hello Monday! this past weekend I jumped into this fun project… so a few tips…there are a lot of triangles…handle them as little as possible to avoid too much stretching… make sure you follow the illustrations…at least with this book, there are minimal directions….does something look off?? ahhh…yes, this looks much better!!! decided it was […]

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I bought a book

I bought a book…

hello Monday! last weekend when I was scrolling on instagram looking for some inspiration….I saw gogokim working on this amazing snail trail quilt! I have been smitten with doing that block for awhile. I was able to see that gogokim was using this book….so I bought a copy! this is a super cool book! lots […]

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