Busy with charity quilts.

I finished removing all the stitching from quilt on my previous post. The best way to secure was using monofilament thread and stitching in the ditch on all the blocks. Ended up doing that on the other queen size quilt, my daughter's, I'm working on too. Making some headway on that quilt with free motion… Continue reading Busy with charity quilts.

It’s all about place mats – Start to finish

Every year our quilting group from my church has a wonderful tea in the fall.  We have the tea, food, entertainment and most important, a raffle of the wonderful items we have made.  It is quite a bargain at only $13.  This year we are expecting 104 quests and at least 65 items for the… Continue reading It’s all about place mats – Start to finish

What is a fabric stash and why it’s great to have one? Part 3

My fabric stash collections inspire me to actually quilt.  Having a great stash in the closet is comforting, as I'm certain most quilters will agree.  It is hard to get inspired from a closet full of fabric when there does not seem to be any connection between the fabrics.  As I mentioned in Part 2… Continue reading What is a fabric stash and why it’s great to have one? Part 3