Wanting to learn free motion quilting, I decided to create place mats and other small-medium size projects to practice on. Quite enjoying the mosaic designs that can be created using border striped fabrics, I went looking for free patterns and … Read more
Took me several months, but I finally completed this cross-stitch. I love the design and colors, but cross stitch takes me forever.
Purchased on ebay as a kit, it is 18 count, 21cm by 40cm cross stitch kit called Physalis … Read more
This blog page is a brief discussion of how I created my first quilt, my Purple Bargello lap size (60- by 52-inches) quilt. I assume you are either comfortable with the various stages of creating a quilt, or like me, … Read more
This blog page is a brief discussion of how I created my second quilt, my All Aglow lap size quilt. I assume you are either comfortable with the various stages of creating a quilt, or like me, you viewed several … Read more
My notes for creating pillow cases and decorative stitching (on the cuffs) pillow cases:
14 by 28-inch size pillow forms purchased online from Joanna fabrics.
100% cotton fabric: Maywood Shadow Play (purple).
Pillow cuff: decorative stitch functionality of my sewing … Read more
I have greatly been enjoying completing projects and learning something new this summer.
I have been working on two Hardanger and one Bargello designs for the last year and a half. I lose myself in designing and embroidery work. Shame … Read more