Sunday, May 21, 2017


I finished this quilt.

You will have to forgive me,
I'm feeling victorious right now.

I went to an estate sale yesterday.
I walked in the house and the entire living room was
full of tables stacked with fabric.
They were selling it by the pound.
It wasn't really selling.

I need to tell my family,
If anything ever happens to me,
Just give the fabric away...
Throw it away.

I did buy these.
Who remembers when you could buy thread for 29 cents?  

Love them.

Sunday, May 14, 2017

Just keep swimming

My oldest son had a roommate in college that kinda became part of the family.

One day, he said, 
When I get married, will you make us a quilt?

Of course I said yes.

So here I am two weeks before school ends
machine quilting a quilt top I had in my 
'to-do' pile.

It's all good, and I couldn't be happier for him.

I finished it!

 I finished it! I'm pretty happy about that. We had a little bit of snow, so I took it out. There is something about the...