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Star light, Star bright

First star I see tonight, Wish I may, Wish I might, Have the wish I wish tonight.

This all started because I wanted to applique on a Mariner’s Compass.  65 more words


After a bit of a wobble on its road to completion, my quilted table topper is finished and was definitely worth the upset! 

I finally managed to bring myself to get out my table topper and get to unpicking the horrible quilting I had damaged it with the last time! 647 more words


At Play

A while back, I saw this delightful combination of stitches at Mary Corbet’s blog. It wasn’t long before ideas crowded my head, so it was time to play a bit. 8 more words


A Few Finishes

April has been a month for finishing things. For my friend’s new baby, an I-spy stroller/nap quilt. For friends, a half-square triangle throw quilt. For my kids, a freshly painted room with new shades. 553 more words


From dream to reality: The sewing/crafting room!

I was wishing out loud the other night about how I’d love to turn the “extra” space in our den into a crafting room.  It was originally added on to accommodate a large pool table.   190 more words


Fairy Border 3

Though I struggled some to find border 2, border 3 was easier for me to envision. It finishes at 3.5″, so whatever I did had to be petite in scale. 1,166 more words


My Creative Inspiration: Week of April 13, 2015

Today I had a hard time trying to come up with how I would approach this post.

I knew I wanted to use up all the unused, decent, photos that I had taken last week, but how was I supposed to make all those little moments, that didn’t fit into any of  last weeks posts and put them all into a single post? 461 more words