Tag Archives: stash

My Kind of Florals

Last weekend, I was in Portland, Oregon, for Spring Quilt Market. In addition to meeting up with several of my freelance clients, I took the opportunity to peruse the new offerings from the various fabric companies with an eye towards … Continue reading

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Two Quilts

If you’ve been following this blog at all, you may know that I am always working on multiple projects. Currently, I am stitching a hand pillow, there’s a kitty ready to stuff, I just turned the heel on a sock, … Continue reading

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Disappearing 16 Patch

The latest quilt project I’ve been working on, in an effort to use fabric from my stash, is making a whole bunch of Disappearing 16 Patch blocks. I used a pack of 6-1/2″ strips of Kaffe Fassett fabrics and a … Continue reading

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My New Tote Bag

Some time ago, I set aside the fabric to make a tote bag. Today, I finally made it. Some of the fabric was left over from a shirt I made for my husband. We had been on a day trip … Continue reading

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Not So Ugly After All

For the last few months, I’ve been engaged in an ongoing project where I am making a series of blocks using fabrics from my bin of batik fabrics paired with the same background fabric. There is this one fabric that, … Continue reading

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Improvisational Piecing

This morning, on the Craftsy blog, I saw a phrase that perfectly describes much of what I’ve been doing lately out in my quilting studio — “improvisational piecing.” A prime example is this pillow that I made a couple weeks … Continue reading

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Weekly Roundup

The past week has been spent hopping back and forth, here and there, among the several various projects I have underway at any given time. In addition to ongoing work on the usual kitties and hand pillow, I finished and … Continue reading

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