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  • Fairly Isleish Quilt Finish

    Fairly Isleish Quilt Finish

    Big news: the Fairly Isleish Quilt is finished! I just finished creating a digital PDF quilt pattern as well! I’m so excited to be done. It feels so good to complete a big project, and to have it turn out good is the cherry on top I need right now! Here it is: What do […]

  • Fairly Isleish Quilt Progress

    Fairly Isleish Quilt Progress

    I’m so thrilled to show you my progress on the Fairly Isleish Quilt! But first things first: HAPPY NEW YEAR! I can hardly believe it’s 2022… and that I’m still here! I really didn’t think I’d make it past 25, so each and every year beyond that is BONUS. Now I’m past 50 so it’s […]

  • Fairly Isleish

    Fairly Isleish

    Big thanks to Kim from KMJ_Creations on IG for helping me come up with a name for my new quilt pattern! She said my quilt pattern reminded her of the knitting patterns of the Fair Isles. I looked it up and she was right… very linear geometric designs. The knitting patterns are more limited, both […]

  • Special Quilts

    While I’ve been sewing my whole life, I didn’t really get into quilting until 2010. Since then, I’ve been making both hand and machine-pieced quilts. The hand-pieced quilts tend to take many months to years to complete. I also created a series of quilts based on the Chakra system for a big emotional self-healing journey. […]

  • Quilt Fix

    Quilt Fix

    Oh oh… I made a mistake and now need a quilt fix! In this case, it was more of an accident, but something I could have avoided. When I was getting ready to quilt, I noticed this big red smudge on my quilt – it’s from the very old quilting gloves I was using. Some […]

  • How Should I Quilt This?

    How Should I Quilt This?

    I finally have the Fairly Isleish Quilt basted – whew! That was some work. I spray-basted it and I have exercise mats I use to lay it out on and to tape it to. They help a lot, but I still pulled a back muscle so I haven’t been able to start quilting just yet. […]