Crafty Updates I am carving out some time to work on some much needed quilts, that has been promised for awhile now. Quilt UFO 1 – The Dragon Quilt, this one is for my brother. And I meant to have a dragon quilt done for Christmas, …. last year. I had every intention of designing the dragons for this quilt, but time was not on my side. These dragon patterns was designed by Michelle Thompson, a very talented pattern designer. You can see more of her work on her blog Misha29. Plus the patterns are featured on Fandom in Stitches as well. This is theRead More →

2017 Year of the UFO It is sad to say, that the second half of 2016 flew by so fast, I hardly had time to post patterns and tutorials. From September to this past Wednesday I was super busy running a quilt along which was hosted by Fandom in Stitches. I blogged and posted a LOT on FIS and the Facebook page for Fantastic Beasts Quilt Along, and did not have time for my own site. This will be corrected asap. And should not have happened, but I did learn a lot from this Quilt Along, even though I prepared for it for a year,Read More →

Paper pieced

Buttons Paper Pieced Blocks Progress has been made with the My Favourite Things Block of the month hosted by Jennifer Ofenstein at Sewhooked This month’s block is buttons. I am making 3 of each block. This one is for me. This one is for my mom. This one is for my aunt. You can find the BOM below. Last month’s block was the sewing machine block, here is what I did with those. *** For the Star Trek fans, I have not been neglecting those patterns, I a, busy testing Deep Space 9 patterns. After I recovered from being sick, I had to catch upRead More →

Block 1 Quilt 3 My Favorite Things After I finished off my other 2 block 1 for My Favorite Things, I needed to make a third one. My mom and Aunt’s blocks will be turned into sewing bags. Mine will be a quilt for my bed or maybe just a wall hanging. You can find the pattern by clicking on the button below, you will go through to Sewhooked, where all the information about this block of the month is. Here is the other 2 that I already made, in case you missed that post. And don’t forget the X-Files quilt along, which started yesterdayRead More →

My Favorite Things Block 1 Jennifer Ofenstein from Sewhooked has a block of the month running this year called my favorite things. Here is my first block, making three, but showing 2 so far. Mom’s 6″ block My 12″ block. I am having so much fun with this bom, and can’t wait for the next block to arrive. Which will be on the 1 of February 2016. My decided she didn’t want a quilt, but she wants a quilted sewing bag, with these blocks in it. I will be making a quilt for myself. I hope you will click through to Sewhooked and see whatRead More →