Block of the Month – Month 5

If, like me, you cut all your squares at the very start of the project you will notice that this month you use up the last of your small squares!!! Da da darrrr!!! These are two easy blocks before we get into the last few blocks. And of course finishing up -putting it all together. Here they […]

Here we go…Month 1 of the Block of the Month

Here we go! Of course the first block is a doozie! All Half Square Triangles. The second is a little easier. As it happens I’ve chosen directional prints. I guess we’ll just have to wait and see how that turns out. I’ve already decided not to be to fussy on which way things run. That […]

Rotary Cutter Blade

Ahhhh there is nothing better than a new SHARP rotary cutter blade. I don’t know why I wait so long to change the blades over. I have replacement blades. I really appreciate a smooth and complete cut. None of those annoying little joiner threads lingering after a cut with a dull or notched blade. I […]

Bubble Butt…

A friend told me about “bubble butt” outfits for little ones. The perfect little dress-thingee for a crawler-almost-walker. They sounded so cute I had to try my hand at making one. Now I didn’t want to fuss around with yokes, pleats, closures and the like so I decided to make a little shirred dress, then […]