Monthly Archives: October 2013

Functional Use for Scraps

We quilters or crafters when going to workshops, retreats, etc. carry a lot of items with us. Even when traveling for work or personal pleasure, a number of items we carry are much easier to lug around in their own … Continue reading

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Crochet Hat For My Mom

Happy Hump Day Everyone, I leave tomorrow morning for Laredo, Texas for work and I haven’t started packing. So guess what I will be doing tonight because I have too. 🙂 In a previous post, I posted a picture of … Continue reading

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Revisiting “New Knitting Project”

Well I had good intentions and didn’t quite make it. In my post, New Knitting Project, I expressed my goal to challenge myself and tackle a project I normally wouldn’t attempt. When knitting, I like to have a quick ROI which … Continue reading

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Diva Dane’s Not Lost in the Woods Progress

Happy Monday Everyone!!!! I hope you all had a wonderful weekend. Mine was good. I was able to get some sewing in and also do some tasks that I need to get done for the Guild before I left for … Continue reading

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In Chicago

My husband and I took a weekend trip to Chicago so I will not be doing any crafting this weekend. I did not even bring a traveling project with me although we drove. A weekend trip to Chicago with my … Continue reading

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Crochet Projects

TGIF Everyone!!! I’m glad its Friday and I don’t have any plans for tomorrow which means, I can finally work on some crafting items. Earlier this week, I completed  my first shawl.  The only thing I have to complete is … Continue reading

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Help! Any Tips……

I am trying to make this block from Sew Mama Sew BOM and being the perfectionist that I am, it is driving me crazy that I can’t get the corners of the bend to match. I know I cut the … Continue reading

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Bright Shiny Objects (continued…)

Hello Everyone, What Day Is it?                 I always love a new technique or project. Bizzy Lady and I attended the AQS Grand Rapids event in August and we saw this cool quilt.  … Continue reading

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Bizzy Lady’s Round Robin

As I showed in my last post, I was trying to decide how I was going to contribute to the round robin I had received. To refresh your memory here it is before my contribution. The starting block was the … Continue reading

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Bright Shiny Objects

Hey Everyone, I hope the weekend was nice for everyone. As you read in Bizzy Lady’s previous post, we went to see Hello Dolly stage play. It was really nice. I didn’t do a lot of sewing this weekend. I … Continue reading

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