Monthly Archives: August 2006

Bunny and Monster

I made this bunny as an experiment with wool felt. I had never made anything with wool felt before and decided a little bunny would be perfect. It wasn’t until after I completed him that I discovered that there is … Continue reading

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Logcabin Purse

This purse wasn’t planned. It kind of just happened. I have this list in my head of projects I want to do and in what order I’m going to do them. Then, I get an impulsive idea, like this one, … Continue reading

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Tulips Aren’t Green

This wall hanging took a lot longer than I thought it would. In fact, I still have some threads I need to tuck in in the back and it needs a label, but I just had to take a picture … Continue reading

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More Sampler Blocks

I finished two more blocks for my ongoing sampler charity project. As I make these blocks, I realize that I am in danger of loving this project too much. That will make it very difficult to give it away. Of … Continue reading

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Fun With Reconstruction

Last weekend, I went shopping with my mom to a discount clothing store. I was browsing through the petite section when I found a size 24, irregular, pair of Liz Claiborne jeans for $2.99. They must have been reduced at … Continue reading

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Bridesmaid Dress Revisited

Back in May, I posted about dismantling my latest bridesmaid dress and the fact that I wasn’t sure what to make with it (you can see me modeling it on the right; four months pregnant and filling out that top … Continue reading

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Playing With Color

I have so many little scraps of fabric that they are taking over my sewing room. And yet, I can’t resist the basket of $0.05 scrap pieces every time I go to the fabric shop. Anyway, I decided to have … Continue reading

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Label Completed!

The label is designed and it is definitely in the spirit of keeping it simple. I mean, it’s only two inches wide, so there isn’t much room there for detail. I chose the flower because it is a motif I … Continue reading

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WIP Friday

Today is Friday and I’m a little reluctant to post a work in progress, since this latest piece I’m working on is my baby. I decided to continue to try out the machine applique, as you can see. But I’m … Continue reading

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Parting With My Quilts

I have a habit of making baby quilts with no baby in mind and then stockpiling them. This is great because when a baby shower comes along, I can just reach into the stash and wrap one up. This is … Continue reading

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