Family Reunion Chi- Town Style

Oh how I have missed sharing my progress with you.  I have had so much going on! One Minute update:  I had stem cell eye therapy this weekend so continue to keep me in prayer!  Initially it was VERY PAINFUL but everything is looking great at this stage in the treatment so Amen! When the […]

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My First Quilt Experience

Quilting is so enjoyable.  I had such a great time making first quilt.  I remember looking at quilts and thinking …even though that’s sewing its not for me.  It’s just not my style.  That was until I discovered Modern Quilting.  As in all hobbies the principles are the same, the shapes are appear to be the same […]

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Mail Haul

I love craft gadgets. There I said it. If it will make my crafting go faster and with ease I am all about it!  Yes I get packages…often as most of gadget hoarding acquiring is done online.  Check out my latest mail haul. Joanns Dalek Fabric Marvel sketch Fabric True Grips Needle saver Scissors Sharpener Hera […]

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Stella Sew Along- Week 2 Handles and Piping

  This bag is something!  I love the way its turning out. Mom Update: She is all cut out but had a funeral to attend so I will put her updates in next week. This week I added the piping around the  main panels and worked on the handles. Piping:  This fabric I chose did […]

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First Quilt Ever

I am a quilter. One of my goals for 2015 was to learn to quilt.  I got a little tasting by  making my mug rug. I decided to just dive right into it an make a throw sized quilt using the Fat Quarters Shop Layers a Charm Quilt from their short cut quilt series.  When it […]

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WIP it Wednesday

I have a bazillion works in progress ….so what’s new right? Here they go:   Quince and Co. Haiku Crochet Shawl   Serena Shadow Shawl 3 Custom Bags   Fiber handyed by me   Three waters Farm can’t think of the colorway! Husband socks trench coat socks…. all done…for now. In fact this is all […]

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Stella Sew-A-Long Week 1

  Luvin’ It!!!!  My Stella from Swoon Patterns is coming out great!!!!!!!!! Swoom patterns has the most A_M_A_Z_I_N_G  facebook group…with perks.  I found a sew a long for the Stella and have been following along.  Now this is not for the faint at heart or someone looking for a quick sew.  I would rate this […]

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Fabulous Mom

Hi! Its Fabulous Mom Month.  Welcome to Spring and the month of Mom.  I created this layout to highlight a special day for me that was made even more special by my mom.  This Layout is  simply titled Fabulous Mom. Lets gather our supplies to make this layout speedy. Create your base layer.  I knew […]

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Stella Sew-A-Long

May!  Definitely a sign of spring! Yasssss! Since May is the Month for Mothers I decided to do a sew along with my mom.  How cool is that!  I am sure we will work on this past the month of May but that’s ok.  Want to join us feel free.  Want to see the Bag…. […]

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Yarncon 2015

  What’s going on peeps!  I have been working on a few things and still battling the eye!  I have an appointment this week and I am so glad.  Amist the eye misbehaving and critical changes at the office I managed to squeeze a little bit.  I went to Yarncon this year and for some […]

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