Author Archive | Brooke Sellmann

sewing with Holiday

playing with Holiday

hello Monday! so this week….I enjoyed some sewing time….I finished putting all these pieces together… laying them out on my dining room table…trying to decide how to put them together… I decided to try two smaller pieces…like a centerpiece…so one looks like this…. and the other looks like this…now trying to decide what my next […]

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sewing with Holiday

starting a new Holiday project

hello Monday! awhile ago I borrowed some drunkard’s path templates from a quilting friend…I have a smaller set, but really love how these make a 7 inch block… the secret to sewing with curves….lots of pins! not really sure where this project will lead, but I am having fun sewing with Alison Glass Holiday paired […]

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sneaky peeks

WISH…wish I may, wish I might…

hello Monday! so you might remember this photo of when brand new fabric from Carrie Bloomston arrived!!! Squeeeeellllll! since this past weekend was Quilt Market…I can finally share what this new fabric line looks like…. a nice variety of prints and colors…true to Carrie’s style… I love how she mixes in some of her tried […]

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sewing with Holiday

sewing with Holiday

hello Monday! so you might remember seeing this photo… it is no surprise that I am a huge fan of Alison Glass fabrics…and have been since I met her in person during her first Quilt Market several years ago…so when I saw Alison decided to add a Holiday line to her collections….well…it was a no […]

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puzzle mystery blocks

puzzle mystery blocks

hello Monday! so you might recall this picture from my sneaky peaks post… and remember back to the puzzle mystery quilt project I agreed to be a part of where several quilters sew mystery blocks together and the quilt is raffled off… so, let me say, this mystery quilt is the bomb! you get great […]

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my tilda bag

my tilda bag

hello Monday! let me begin this post by saying that I have an amazing bestie!!! for my birthday gift….I received this amazing Tilda bag!! this bag is HUGE! perfect for all sorts of uses…overnight travel…quilting retreats… make sure to check out Donna’s blog…she has some great projects on there! she even included a matching zippy! […]

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sneaky peeks

sneaky peeks

hello Monday! so….first up…my block for the Puzzle Mystery Quilt arrived!! so fun…can’t wait to get sewing… and then….FABRIC in the mail!!! who doesn’t love that??? Carrie Bloomston’s next line…just wait until you see it…and my project… but you will have to wait a bit…sorry… Happy Sewing!

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bird pillow cover

bird pillow cover

hello Monday! so this is where I left you…. as you can see, I ended up going with the pinky-peach birds…one because all these fabrics coordinate since they are from the same designer…two, this project was for my MIL best friend and my hubby and his sister voted for this option…I did some simple in […]

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savannah quilt top

savannah quilt top

hello Monday! so this is where I last left you with my Savannah quilt project…. I finished sewing the blocks into a quilt top….but…. I decided to add some borders to make this a bit nicer size…I used wider strips on the sides than the top and bottom…now to quilt it…but that is for another […]

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