Monthly Archives: August 2013

Ripple Afghan Finish

This ripple afghan is finished because…. ….I ran out of yarn :). This yarn came to me a few years ago when my husband, sister and sons all went to the “Stitch and Pitch” ball game in Toronto with the … Continue reading

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Crazy Finish!

The crazy quilt is done! I talked about how it all started here, but here are some photos of the finished quilt. I really like this quilt – I smile every time I look at it. It’s part scrapbook with … Continue reading

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And a Little Quilt…

This is my go-to baby quilt – it’s quick and easy to sew up, yet striking when complete. I’ve probably gifted this quilt 5 or 6 times in a variety of colours by now. The pattern is the Stacked Coins … Continue reading

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A Little Bear…

…for a little girl – or at least I hear it will be a little girl, and the third great-niece, due sometime in September. I like the green and think he/she looks like a Basil, since the last bear I … Continue reading

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The Grandpa Project – Tilley Quilt

About a year ago (August 4, 2012), my father-in-law passed away at 85 years of age from complications due to Parkinson’s disease. He was a very nice man, who enjoyed his grandchildren very much, even when they called him “Grumps” … Continue reading

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Celebrating a Long Weekend

I love long weekends! And what better way to celebrate than with a finish – for the sewing room, no less! I’m even going to provide a tutorial for the balloon valance I made :). Years ago, I wanted to … Continue reading

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