I made this quilt top a good long while back. Read more after the jump!I used a video tutorial from Missouri Star to make the top. It took less than 90 minutes for me since i was a bit rusty at the time.It's also been basted for a while before I got around to quilt… Continue reading Quilt for Sofia
I made this quilt for Isabel in 2004 just before she was born. Today I can't believe I actually got it finished. A pin wheel design isn't something for a beginner.It's not perfect but it filled its purpose and now it's too small for her. So I've been toying with the idea to make her… Continue reading Remake
I'm joining Kirsty's My Creative Space again this Thursday.This week I'm trying to get into the spirit of quilting. I bought those gorgeous prints and I'm planning on making a quilt for our sofa.Tonight I cut the first strips to make up the side panels.I think the top will come together fairly quickly - I'm… Continue reading My Creative Space 2009 Aug 20th
Our new cousin is due to arrive today, but so far we've heard nothing. BigBrotherCousin was 10 days late so it may be that it will be a while.In the meantime I've started on a quilt for BabyCousin. It's made from Little Blessings by Nancy Davis-Murty in green, yellow and purple.I love the little blessings… Continue reading Blessings Quilt
My friends ask me how I find the time to craft as much as I do, which btw isn't as much as some craft bloggers out there.I work full time and I have two kids, but I also have a husband who share my life and he does as much at home as I do,… Continue reading Quilt top done and basted
On Monday I started work again after 5 weeks of summer vacations. Near my office is my local pusher quilt shop and i popped in during my lunch break to buy backing for Isabel's quilt.They have batting there as well and I bought two packs of Heirloom cotton batting.Now that I added the white sashing… Continue reading Trouble and plans
Isabel's quilt top is finished. Or is it? I'm thinking I need to put some of the white sashing as borders around it to make the binding really pop?The blocks were so much fun to make and when I looked at some other projects with the Disappearing 9-patch pattern I discovered lots of other ways… Continue reading Quilt top done?