Author Archive | Brooke Sellmann

sewing once again

hello Monday! well….slowly but surely I am finding my new normal… our summer was full to brim with three of my four kids home and then taking my two college-age kids to college and enjoying a lovely family vacation….now we have one left at home… so this weekend, I pulled back out my baby quilt […]

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a little blue and green

a little blue and green

hello Monday! I pulled my blue and green fabrics from this fun line….I had a request for a lap quilt in this color scheme…. I pulled my coordinating solids out and put them in color order…. I am working on making some crosses for a border first…so fun to re-visit these from long ago project… […]

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finished

finished!

hello Monday! you might remember this quilt…. I finally finished the hand sewing of the binding! just really love this finish! so now I can jump into the next project…although lately I have struggled to find my quilting grove…so instead of obsessing over it, I have decided to ride the wave… I thought you might […]

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sweet baby animals

sweet baby animals

hello Monday! I was inspired this week! my bestie writes a blog…and she posted about this fabric line… as you can see, I have plenty to work with! so I pulled these pieces out… here is a bit of my idea…off to play some more… another outdoor shot…biking on a trail not far from my […]

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two by two

two by two…

hello Monday! so…last post I talked about making a bright baby quilt… one of the aspects of this pattern that I absolutely love – you make two blocks at a time and then move on and make another two – awesome! perfect for me who seems to have just a few activities going on… like […]

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we love brights

we love brights!

hello Monday! this past week….we learned a new baby is on the way in our extended family! great reason to do a bright fabric pull for a baby quilt!! I am looking forward to sewing this up using one of my favorite patterns…. just had to share…this photo of a double rainbow…so cool! Happy Sewing!

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finished pinwheels

finished pinwheels

hello Monday! so…I am happy to say that we have a finish! love so much how this project came together…. found this lavender dot piece for binding…and you’ll notice the big circle quilting again… so, so happy with the finish…now to move on to other projects… Happy Sewing!

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sewing mojo

sewing mojo

hello! so…lately life has been a bit of a roller coaster…some highs and lows… the thought of sewing just wasn’t speaking to me…so I walked away for a bit… I was so delighted when Saturday morning dawned and I was excited to pull out these orphan blocks from a very long time ago….I am highly […]

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finished ice blue centerpiece

finished ice-blue centerpiece

hello Monday! so…you might remember my post about this centerpiece for dear neighbors who are moving…. well…I am happy to say it is finished…. and gifted…it was warmly received and I am sure it will be treasured along with sweet memories… so fun to give treats… linking up here…. Happy Sewing!

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finished t-shirt quilt

finished t-shirt quilt

hello Monday! so….you probably remember this t-shirt quilt.… sewing on this fun print for binding…for me sitting and hand stitching on binding is satisfying…almost to the end of the project… and the finished quilt…. for some reason….I love the back…maybe it is because I was able to incorporate these last t-shirt designs from the same […]

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