so happy – Work In Progress

so happy together by Deena Rutter…I have been holding on to this charm pack for almost a year…oh my! I decided on a simple, but fun tablerunner…. love, love this solid ombre fabric from Riley Blake!! I am using it sparingly….but thought a star would be perfect in this runner….don’t you think?? since this is […]

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designing and a giveaway

Do you design quilt projects?? Have you ever tried it?? Do you like it?? I personally enjoy designing quilt projects… I am currently working on a project using these fabrics…what do you think?? Do you like them all together or would you weed out a couple?? I would love to hear your input… The main […]

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blue iced flowers and a winner

so let’s announce the winner first…. Sandie is this week’s winner!! congratulations!! email me – remember these lovely fabrics?? I made this placemat…actually have one more to finish for a set of two… I then created this set of two mug rugs…do you like?? as my final project – a tablerunner… I must admit […]

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WIP – garden party

so I am working with a bit of garden party tango fabric by Melissa Ybarra of Iza Pearl Design… I have made some half square triangles… I am experimenting…what do you think?? I did a mug rug…but then again you probably guessed I would… since all this is a Work In Progress…I am linking up […]

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don’t be blue and a winner

So let’s begin with announcing the winner of this week’s giveaway….hooray for Lisa Marie!!! Email me at Congratulations!! I recently pulled the blue colorwary from Wrens and Friends… to make one of these… you can find it here… on facebook this week, I posted this picture to see how many still love this combo… […]

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madhuri quilt

Ahhhh….madhuri by the quilted fish – love it!! While my Mom was here, the horrible mudslide in Washington occurred. The location is not far from where my parents live, so we were touched! Jean of Layers of Hope is collecting quilts to distribute to the victims. Mom and I decided we needed to make a […]

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newsletter peeks and a giveaway

A new month tomorrow….means newsletter time here. I thought you might enjoy a few sneaky peeks…. here is one…. and here is another… be sure you are signed up for both… Silly Mama Quilts newsletter and Go Create Inspire newsletter!! one more Spring Break finish… my French General top is done!! Hooray! one last crafting […]

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spring break sewing and a winner

Let’s begin by announcing the winner of the giveaway for this week…. Anita!!! Congratulations!! Email me at So if you remember…it is Spring Break at our house… so along with crafting…there is a Sorry tournament too… Luke and Gramma made a sock monkey… Heidi and Gramma made a quilt top… Heidi selected fabrics from […]

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willow – WIP

I have been saving these Willow fabrics for a bit….for just the right project. My niece is expecting her first baby in the fall and I think these will be perfect for a baby quilt…don’t you?? I have cut a few different size strips… but it is Spring Break here…my parents are visiting and so […]

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