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Something Old Into Something New

When my mother in-law's mother had passed away I offered to make her a quilt out of her mother's favorite gowns. Seemed reasonable since everyone was doing it with men's flannel shirts. This quilt is special in many ways. It's my first quilt on my new sewing machine I got for Valentines Day. It's the… Continue reading Something Old Into Something New

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Batman to the Rescue!

Again, I know its a few months late but better late than never right? I made my sister in law a make-up brush clutch for Christmas. She loved Batman and who can blame her? Must be why we get along so well! Lol. I found the fabrics at Joann's and found a few different tutorials… Continue reading Batman to the Rescue!

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A Quilt for Grandma

I finally  gave my grandmother what she has been asking for! I made her a quilt for Christmas. It was the biggest one I've made so far and It turned out great. I think I used two Jelly rolls from Joann's. Its been so long I don't remember much. I really need to get better… Continue reading A Quilt for Grandma

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Christmas Table runner

I know its a few months late but I made this Christmas table runner on a whim for some more decorations. I ordered the Christmas themed fabric on Etsy and followed the same process as I did in The Only Runner In The House post. I didn't put any batting inside since its just a simple decoration… Continue reading Christmas Table runner

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Armed Forces Day 

It's been a while since I've posted anything. But today seems like a great day to post my most recent project!  It is national Armed Forces day!!  I made this garden flag for my mom for mothers day and I made myself one as well.  It holds near and dear to our hearts.  I found… Continue reading Armed Forces Day 

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A Special Quilt, for a Special Lady

 A few years ago I was toying with fabrics and quilting. I made a few things as practice and then decided I wanted a cover for my sewing machine. I got a charm pack and measured my machine. Its a Brother. Nothing special but She is special to me. She works hard, sometimes fusses and doesn't… Continue reading A Special Quilt, for a Special Lady

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The Only Runner In The House

I wanted to make something that would stand out and be new and pretty with the table revamp. So I searched and searched and came across a quilted zigzag table runner by The Missouri Star Quilt Company. I loved it! It was so unique. So I went to Joann's the other day and picked out… Continue reading The Only Runner In The House