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Quilts for Snuggle Time

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  journal entry: Everyone is coming.  Tied them on the kitchen table and bound them by hand. Started months ago since I am not as productive as I would like to be and need more time than I used to. Ended up with 20 finished quilts, designed for evening snuggle time after a long day […]

Funky Stuff Primary Colors Quilt

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” Nothing is so fatiguing as the eternal hanging on of an uncompleted task.” -William James- This funky quilt needed a funky label. This illustration by the wonderful illustrator Yaniv was perfect. I have several Yaniv illustrations saved on my computer in Picasa. They are such happy and interesting illustrations and most are made out of […]

Bike Bags for Girls

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  journal entry: Last week it was bike bags for boys. This week it is bike bags for girls. The wonderful elephant fabric is from a local quilt shop. The bright tassel was a find in a discount basket. The bag ties to the handlebars with pink gross grain ribbon. It is lined with gray […]

Tag. You're It !


“Perhaps one has to be very old before one learns to be amused rather than shocked.” -Pearl S. Buck- journal entry: Well, I’m amused how many fun tags I have but you might be shocked.  I must be older than you are.  Over time I have come to love one particular Etsy shop called “iluvdesign”.  […]

Tags and Labels


“Think left and think right, think low and think high, Oh, the things you can think of if only you try.” Dr. Suess journal entry: Well, Dr. Suess.  I have searched high and low for unique labels to sew into my projects.  I have found nice labels . . . but not the kind of […]

Sunday Apron Fabric Label

“If nothing is going well, call your grandmother !” -Italian proverb- journal entry: Everything is going well . . . for me. I am very grateful for that.  I don’t know about everyone else.  actually . . . I do know about some people and wish all would be well for them too. I know […]

Finger Towel Toddler Bib


“You too, my mother, read my rhymes for love of unforgotten times, And you may chance to hear once more, the little feet along the floor.” -Robert Louis Stevenson- journal entry: It is true.  When I make things for my grandchildren I think about my  own children when they were the same ages. I do […]

Labels and Tags for Everything


“In the beginner’s mind there are many possibilities, but in the expert’s eyes there are few.” -Suzuki- journal entry: What a weakness I have for labels.  I love address labels, fabric labels, gift labels, book labels, labels for files, labels for closets, labels for drawers, labels for the playroom, labels for the pantry. I made […]

Sunday Aprons

“Be content to remember that those who can make an omelet  properly can do nothing else.” -Author Unknown- journal entry: What is it about Sunday Aprons that makes a woman’s heart go pitter patter  and give a little flutter ?It must be a longing to be a lady.  Being a lady is a trick in […]