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Dresden Daydreams

Warning, extremely wordy post! Happy Wednesday y’all!! I cannot believe it- my Dresden plate quilt is FINALLY finished! You may remember I gave you a sneaky peak, here. I don’t even know where to start. As usual, I went into … Continue reading

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Seriously? I haven’t posted in weeks. I cannot believe I have nothing new to show! I’m sewing like a madwoman and in the process of making a bazillion things. The problem is, they’re either a) something you’ve already seen in … Continue reading

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Messed it up and made it again…Monday.

A LOONNG LOOONNG time ago I saw this post on Penny’s blog. I fell deeply and immediately in love with her footstool pincushions. SERIOUSLY. How adorable are they?! I took no time in jumping over to Etsy and procuring myself … Continue reading

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Sewing (for me) Sunday!

I bought a panel of Anna Maria Horner’s Little Folks Voile (Square Dance) a while back. You may remember, that I also tried to make a scarf out of it and that it didn’t exactly work out. I love the … Continue reading

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WIP Wednesday

On my very first Wednesday as an unemployed woman, I wanted to do a “Wordless Wednesday” post However, I’m not quite capable of putting up pictures without words (at least not until a project is done). So here’s what I’m … Continue reading

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Really? I’m too old for this.

ALL I wanted was a Little Folks scarf. THAT’S IT. However, despite lessons and years of practice on paper crafts, I can’t cut in a straight line to save my life (especially when it escapes the confines of my far … Continue reading

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Adventures in JoannaMath (and other fun things)

I have a confession. I’m afraid to cut my fabrics, not because I want them to live on my shelves forever (though I do love looking at them) but because I’m scared I’ll screw them up. I’m not a math … Continue reading

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Ready for next weekend!

Yesterday was just insanely fantastic. I mean, I haven’t had a day like that in, well, we won’t go into that. But it was a great day. I had a great time at my sewing bee, though dork that I … Continue reading

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A Crafty Valentine’s…

Evidently newlyweds aren’t as out of sync with each other as everyone keeps telling us! The Hubs and I got similar themed presents for each other aaannndd we did really well, if I do say so myself. About a month … Continue reading

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Not done yet, but on our way!

The Hubs came with me to the quilt shop last Thursday and got sashing, backing and batting…and he’s on his way! He’s also figured out how to free motion quilt-BY HIMSELF. @&^%! I mean, I’m proud of you honey! Wanna … Continue reading

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