Monthly Archives: September 2006

More Birthday Crafts!

Now that Simon’s party is over, I can post about some other birthday crafting that has been going on. Simon invited his three best friends (all girls) to his party. OK, I invited them, but I like to pretend that … Continue reading

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Guess Who’s Turning One Tomorrow??

Simon’s first birthday (and party) is tomorrow and I’ve been crazy busy with cleaning and menu-planning, but I’ve managed to find time for some crafting too. First is this birthday banner. When my mother first saw it she was all … Continue reading

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Goodies From Grandma

I went to New York this weekend to visit family. While I was at my grandmother’s house, I got the urge to poke through her button collection. She has a whole box of buttons that she saved from various clothing … Continue reading

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Honk Honk

The next baby quilt I’m working on is inspired by a crocheted blanket and features the Flying Geese quilt block. A few years ago, I saw an episode of Simply Quilts that gave a great shortcut for making flying geese … Continue reading

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Finally Finished!

It’s funny – once I actually got down to the business of quilting this baby, it took no time at all. I decided on doing all free motion quilting with no markings on the quilt top – something which usually … Continue reading

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My New Diaper Bag

I finished my diaper bag and I’ve already used it. Not only does it look great, but it has so much room and is very functional. Check out my modeling skills: I made this diaper bag not only because I … Continue reading

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It’s Friday and I Have Works in Progress

First is a sneak peak of my new diaper bag. It’s loaded with features and I’m experimenting with techniques. So far, everything seems to be working like it should, but you never really know until the project is completed. I … Continue reading

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Bag Completed

My tilted squares quilt is still in the same folded up pile and I still haven’t started sketching any quilting designs. Sigh. I was really excited about this quilt, but now it’s starting to loom, and looming leads to dread. … Continue reading

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Pink!

I finished the tilted squares quilt top over the weekend, but it has been sitting untouched for the past couple of days because I can’t decide how I am going to quilt it. Since it’s all straight lines and angles … Continue reading

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WIP Friday

I feel like I’ve been pretty busy this week, yet I’ve obviously been able to make good use of the little time I’ve been crafting because I have two projects to show for it! First up are of couple of … Continue reading

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