Thank you Mail-Man! {quilting edition}

As most of you know, I just love SwagBucks.  My favorite ‘prize’ to redeem my SBs for is $5 Amazon gift cards.  {I have scored 13 $5 giftcards so far this year… which is $65}  Not sure what SwagBucks is?  Check out this post. Currently, I am working to save and purchase the Electric Quilt 7 software program with SwagBucks.  I would love to be able to record all the thoughts I have … Continue reading »Thank you Mail-Man! {quilting edition}

Fresh Flowers Table Runner ~ FINISHED!

I used a self-binding miter corner technique from Eleanor Burns Quilt-In-A-Day show, but can’t find an on-line video for her version.  It worked very well, and I love how the corners look finished.  Not perfect by any means, but they are done, LOL! I am ‘sew’ excited to have this finished!!!! ::Table Runner Stats:: Made For: Ms. E and Ms. V’s room Fabric: Fresh Flowers by Deb Strain for Moda, … Continue reading »Fresh Flowers Table Runner ~ FINISHED!

WIP ~ July 8th, 2011

Officially finished = quilted, washed and in use! Ms. E’s Fresh Flowers quilt. I used embroidery floss I had on-hand to tie this quilt.  I had plans to do some machine quilting, and then decided finishing was more important.  214 knots later… Ms. E is in L-O-V-E! This quilt has already gone through the wash several times since she is carrying it around the house with her.  Amazingly the knots have … Continue reading »WIP ~ July 8th, 2011