October has arrived! In a year of extreme everything, the promise of cooler temperatures, longer evenings and a bountiful harvest seem normal and absolutely welcome. Autumn has always been my favorite time of year! The colors and smells of the season are as comforting as the favorite cozy quilts that start coming out of storage. … Continue reading Welcome October!
Sometimes I just want to sit down and sew. The hum of my sewing machine is meditative, and I enjoy the calm it can bring me. Maybe it’s been a long day after a busy week at work. Maybe I’ve got a special concern for a friend or a situation on my mind that I… Continue reading PreCuts and Me
Today is an exciting day for me! It is the publication date of Make Modern’s 26th issue and my newest pattern, “Chain Drive” is featured in this edition. “Chain Drive’ has the appearance of an intricate and difficult pattern, but in reality it's actually super easy to do! It uses a traditional motif that has been… Continue reading I’ve been published in Make Modern Magazine!
Today marks the end of a journey. I have successfully completed 31 days of the 31 Day Blog Challenge, which I boldly agreed to at the first of the month. Do you want to know what I’ve learned? Blogging is a bit like quilting. Funny that! Some days I am inspired. I can see the… Continue reading 31 Days!
We are almost to the end of the #31dayblogchallenge and I would like to celebrate! You have followed along with my meanderings, and hopefully, you’ve gotten to know me a little better through these personal stories and crafty posts. Your individual comments, emails, and participation here and beyond continue to be absolutely priceless. To thank… Continue reading Pattern Giveaway!