Tag Archives: fabric

Fabric for the nursery

Look what arrived on my doorstep yesterday!

I spotted this fabric from David Walker a long time ago at the local quilt shop and thought it would be adorable for gifts for a baby boy. So as soon as we found out that the twins who’ll be joining us this fall are both boys, I immediately [...]

P.S. I bought fabric, too

On our way out of Minneapolis, we stopped at IKEA!
I was hoping to find a new desk for my sewing machine. That didn’t pan out. But I did get some fabric! I had spied this “green annamoa” print online and hoped that the store would have it in stock.  It did!

I’m not sure what I’m [...]

Three little pigs

Look what my friend Linzee brought me from Quilt Market!

I must have mentioned to her one day how much I adore Japanese fabrics. I love this. The full charm pack includes a couple more patterns, but this one was my favorite. So cute.
I know it’s been quiet around here. My sewing machine’s been busy though. [...]

The problem with sewing gifts…

… is that you can’t play show-and-tell on the internet!
Here’s a peek at what I’ve been working on lately, though. I love that blue!
That’s all.

My $5 Orla Kiely storage basket

I think I’m going to put together some sort of warning list: Signs of a woman newly obsessed with sewing.

Del.icio.us bookmarks dominated by tags like “diy” “sewing tutorial” and “fabric.” Check.
A Friday night happily spent chilling out with the sewing machine, a stack of fabric, and an iPod full of tunes. Check.
Sewing/craft blogs overtake Google [...]