Category: Day To Day

  • 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 […]

  • 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. […]

  • Ironing Through Anger

    Every time I start a new blog post, something happens in the news that makes me angry. This makes me feel a great desire to go off on my political beliefs. Instead I’m going to start this one with a real quilt-related topic: Ironing. You might be following my progress on the Fairly Isleish Quilt […]

  • New Tool

    New Tool

    I just got a new mini-iron! I’m so excited, I love new tools – especially when they make things better. This one should make things easier when it comes to ironing my pieces for the Fairly Isleish Quilt. My larger iron is quite heavy and is really hard to manipulate around these small pieces. You […]

  • Trying New Things

    I’ve been a bad blogger. I’ve been so busy trying out some new ideas, I lose track of time and all of a sudden it’s a month or two before my next post! Trying new things has been a little out of my comfort zone, but totally worth it. Recently I presented a virtual trunk […]