This quilt came as a kit. I saw it on Craftsy and loved it immediately. I’d never bought a kit for a quilt; I enjoy choosing colours and materials. This one, however, I couldn’t stop thinking about. A few months later, it came up on their sale page, so I got it. I still love… Continue reading Rolling Meadows Quilt
In late 2015, there was a crochet pattern going around for a peppermint afghan. The pattern was available for free from Red Heart. I loved it. I still love it. I went out and got yarn and decided to make it. It was going to be my take-along project for piano lessons, swimming lessons, etc.… Continue reading Another one with yarn
With our house expansion, we got a new table. A big table. It’s ten feet long. We don’t have a formal dining room, so this table is it. It’s where we eat, play games, do schoolwork, etc. Because it’s so big, none of my old table linens fit it, so I made a new runner.… Continue reading Green Table Runner
I really enjoy crafts, and usually before Christmas, I spend a couple of afternoons with my kids doing Christmas crafts. Of course, I get a lot of my ideas from Pinterest. This year, I found an idea for something I’d never tried before – stitched cards. We made a bunch of cards and it was… Continue reading Stitched Cards
I love making personalized gifts. Having the embroidery machine makes it pretty easy. Here are some of my latest projects: G2 is invited to a birthday party. I’m surprised that she made it until January before someone in her class invited her. I guess it’s a good thing that there are not many girls in… Continue reading Fun Gifts
I had a great time last weekend at one of Canada’s biggest events of its kind – the Creative Festival. I haven’t been to this show in about ten years, and I really missed it. Cameras were not permitted, so I couldn’t take any pictures, but I stole some pictures from the website. I don’t… Continue reading Creativ Festival
Isn’t it fun to begin a new project? I did some cutting today for a new quilt. It will be a baby quilt with appliqué and 9-patch blocks. I think the colours will be fun.