Category Archives: Reviews

Episode 80 – Sewing School

The book I reviewed in this episode: (note this is an affiliate link) You can find my downloadable pattern, Spin it Like You Mean it, here in my shop. The shop where I bought my moda layer cake: Missouri Star … Continue reading

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Episode 70

I finished the cloverleaf quilt! Here is another teaser view: Have you heard of the show Sherlock? You can catch it on Netflix. Also I get to hand over this quilt tomorrow: It is always exciting (and a little sad) … Continue reading

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Episode 69 – Stitch Savvy review

Today I talked about this awesome book: [Note this is an affiliate link to Amazon] I’ve been seeing it around the blogosphere a lot and after picking it up twice in the book store I decided it was time to … Continue reading

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Episode 66 – Angela Walters Craftsy class review

I finished quilting the Cloverleaf Quilt! ┬áCheck out some sneak peaks. This is the back: And then I started playing with the camera a bit…and found I could make these neat tiled pics. ┬áSo here is another shot(s) of the … Continue reading

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Episode 55 – Swapping, anyone?

Would you participate in a swap if I organized one? What would you be interested in swapping? I loved this book…I can’t wait to quilt something! She made it seem so easy. Note: this is an affiliate link to Amazon. … Continue reading

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Episode 54 – perfection revisted & fabric design

Can pursuing perfection be just another form of procrastination? Darla of Scientific Quilter thinks so and I would have to agree that it can be used that way. What do you think? This is the book I talked about this … Continue reading

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Episode 53 – Perfection is overrated

Today I talked about perfection and how it can be used as a shield. Do you get upset when your quilts aren’t perfect? What is the difference between quilting with excellence in mind versus quilting with perfection? I also talked … Continue reading

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Episode 52 – GenerationQ

Have you seen the new magazine, GenerationQ? In this episode I talked some about the first issue. It isn’t yet available for subscription but you can probably find it in your LQS or book shop. Though now you should look … Continue reading

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Episode 47 – Quilt shops closing?!

So in the past week I’ve received notice of two area quilt shops closing their doors. One was my LQS before we moved a few years ago. I have to confess that I never cared for it all that much … Continue reading

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Episode 37

Is anyone else having a throw-your-pc-out-the-window time with WordPress these days?! I can’t edit anything worth a darn! This post should have taken me 3 minutes and it’s been half an hour. And I’m pretty sure it still isn’t going … Continue reading

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