Quilts

Grandmother’s Flower Garden Quilt #4 – Harebell

The Harebell  As the quilt club members assembled for their weekly meeting they heard the strains of "Blue Bells of Scotland." That gave them the flower of the day. It was Jeannie's turn to make the block and she exclaimed in pleasure over the dainty blue bells which Nancy had designed. She said she could… Continue reading Grandmother’s Flower Garden Quilt #4 – Harebell

Quilts

Grandmother’s Flower Garden Quilt – Progress #3

Progress #2 Progress on Grandma's Flower Garden Quilt seams to be moving along. The Fuchsia block was constructed the same as the Crocus block, by taping it to the window to correctly place the prepared pieces. This block, like the first one, doesn't have the handles.  I still haven't been able to get more of… Continue reading Grandmother’s Flower Garden Quilt – Progress #3

Workbasket

Workbasket Wednesday – Knitting Night Treats

Previously in my workbasket Once upon a time (a few weeks ago) our knitting group agreed to meet at my house for knitting night.  I mentioned to DSH that I believed that DW kind of liked it when people came over.  She said that she hadn’t seen any canapes. If he liked people coming over… Continue reading Workbasket Wednesday – Knitting Night Treats

Sewing

Monthly Mending – August 2021

(This may be a post of failed mends that have been made right) On June 2nd, I mentioned that I would be sending this jacket off to be mended. I filled out the estimate request form using as much detail as I was able and received the estimate quote the next day. To my cheap… Continue reading Monthly Mending – August 2021

Quilts

The Oregonian Modernistic Quilt #12 – Daisy

October 15, 1933 Block No. 12 - The Daisy (text) You may make this flower, block No. 12 of the Modernistic Flower Quilt, a daisy with yellow center and cream petals, or, for the sake of adding more color, you may call it a black-eyed Susan and make the center brown and the petals yellow.… Continue reading The Oregonian Modernistic Quilt #12 – Daisy