Eleanor Burns Goodie-Bag Giveaway *update*

In case you have not heard, I am hosting a very neat giveaway! 🙂 I had the pleasure to attend Eleanor Burns “Historical Bed Turning and Tea” event and it was great! 🙂 Please read about that here, as well as enter my giveaway! The *update* is that most of the time stamps I have linked in that post were to the youtube video of … Continue reading Eleanor Burns Goodie-Bag Giveaway *update*

SAN DIEGO IN A DAY: San Diego zoo and the San Diego quilt show!

Remember my post about wanting to do what makes me happy, “life before his eyes-my ponderings…” ? Well I finally acted on doing what makes me happy; I took a last minute trip to the beautiful San Diego!! Due to me being the main factor in this household running smoothly, I couldn’t be gone too long; I managed to run through the San Diego zoo … Continue reading SAN DIEGO IN A DAY: San Diego zoo and the San Diego quilt show!

My new and IMPROVED Crafty Room! :) Peg-walls and all!

I swear quilting and babies are so synonymous to me now!! I’ve always loved kids and want to start a family soon, a lot more now that I’m sewing and quilting!! There are so many adorable patterns, quilts, clothes, diapers and , oh my goodness, the list is endless of things I want to make for kids. Am I the only one with baby fever … Continue reading My new and IMPROVED Crafty Room! 🙂 Peg-walls and all!

My hand-quilting class with Jill!

I took a hand-quilting class, shortly after finishing my first hand quilted quilt. The amazing Jill, at The Quilt Cupboard, taught me how to properly stitch/ hand-quilt using the rocking motion. It was quite fun learning how to quilt the right way! Lol We sandwiched muslin, batting and some plaid fabric on a hoop. Jill had us trace and stitch a pretty medallion-like stencil design! … Continue reading My hand-quilting class with Jill!

The Quilt Festival day two: I bought some goodies! :)

So day two at the quilt festival AND I’M HAVING A BLAST! Every time I come, I meet new people and just want to stay here all day, but thanks to the parking meter today, I was only allowed about two hours to shop at the festival. Boo! Luckily, I got ALMOST everything that I wanted. I was glad to have gone to yesterdays preview … Continue reading The Quilt Festival day two: I bought some goodies! 🙂

Tutorial: Fabric Keychains

I just got back from The Quilt Festival’s preview night and, MY GOODNESS, I NEVER WANTED TO LEAVE! 🙂 So many nice people, so many beautiful quilts, kits and patterns!!! I’m so glad I decided to buy the package weekend tickets! I met so many nice people and will soon post about what I bought, what I will be featuring and creating tutorials and many … Continue reading Tutorial: Fabric Keychains