Monthly Archives: August 2010


Hello Quilters ~ I’m glad to hear a bunch of you that were interested in making custom bed skirts. (See my last post).  In addition to finishing the two bed skirts from that post, I have finished a quilt to go with … Continue reading

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Bed Skirt Tutorial

Hi Everyone!  I hope you all had a good weekend.  Here in MN the weather has finally turned, so my windows are all open and the fresh air is blowing through the house.  We’ve had lots of heat this summer, … Continue reading

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Playing Catch-up on My Knitting

Hello Everyone, I am working on a couple sewing projects to share, but in the meantime I thought I would catch-up on some of the knitting I have been doing in my spare time this summer.  I always enjoy summer … Continue reading

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European Inspiration

On our recent trip to Europe, I was fascinated by all the patterns in the architecture.  They were absolutely everywhere. For example, here in the cathedral in Seville – from the floor, to the wooden doors, to the stone around … Continue reading

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The Bella Beach Bag

Good Afternoon ~ In my last post I promised a bit about a beach bag.  In fact, I think I said I would be back “shortly” with the beach bag.  Now a week has gone by and I am just … Continue reading

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