Gathering Threads




    Posted by on Nov 18 2014

    No, I haven’t take up another craft. ūüôā ¬†It’s just been a bit hectic here and I haven’t made huge strides on any one project, so today’s post has a bit of this, a bit of that. Making good progress on my winter themed quilt. ¬† Here’s where I’ve got to with it. ¬† Three […]

    A Beginning on “Oh My Tangled Stars”

    Posted by on Oct 14 2014

    As the year begins to wind to a close, I am trying to keep my New Year’s Resolution on track: completing all of my UFOs (quilted, smocked and sewn) by Dec. 31. “Oh My Tangled Stars” is¬†a quilt that I haven’t mentioned in ages, so it definitely qualifies for UFO status. OMTS has been sitting […]

    A Quick Vintage-Style Quilt

    Posted by on Jan 22 2014

    So, my sewing goal for 2014 is to eliminate all of my UFOs. No. ¬†Really. ¬†Stop laughing. ¬†I’m serious! I am hereby announcing that I intend to finish all of the UFOs currently lurking in my stash and in my sewing room before the end of 2014. I already finished up Shiny Brite. Now here’s […]

    Dots and Spots and Polka Dots

    Posted by on May 28 2013

    I mentioned in my last update on “Raise the Roof” that I was planning to tackle a second quilt this summer. ¬†I think I’m so determined to get all my UFOs and wanna-sews done while I can because I know the fall is coming and the fact that I’ll be heading back to school to […]

    Spring Bouquet Update #2

    Posted by on Feb 18 2013

    Ta-da! I’ve reached a big milestone with my LBQ applique project. I’ve finished cutting and prepping all nine of the centre blocks. ¬†Each block has between 45 and 75 individual pieces, so I’m approximately 60% of the way through the prep. ¬†Here are some close-ups, in no particular order. I think they look fantastic, don’t […]