Monthly Happy Mail!

Happy Mail Day to meeeee, Happy Mail Day to meeeee! The last few weeks have flown by (my baby is now 3 weeks old!) and my mailbox has been empty.  Four kids = less time to browse Etsy for fabric I don’t actually need.  My husband is pretty impressed with my newfound “restraint”.  😉 Anyway… … Read More

Moon Shine Quilt Block

Lately I’ve been playing catch-up after losing my favorite sewing machine and then my childhood one as well I’ve been stuck in a bit of a rut.  I was ahead on my Sweet Treats QAL blocks and while it helped to keep things going even when I didn’t have a sewing machine, I’m now behind … Read More

Neptune & The Mermaid by TokyoMilk for Free Spirit Fabrics

Free Spirit recently sent out an email to retailers about a new collection called Neptune & the Mermaid.  Although I’m no longer a retailer, I still enjoy the sneak peeks and excitement of up-and-coming fabric collections.  Early this year, though, a particular collection stole my attention right away:  Neptune & The Mermaid by TokyoMilk. I’m … Read More

Banana Split – Block 8 for the Sweet Treats QAL Raw Edge Appliqué

Finally, finally, finally!  I can finally share block 8 for the Sweet Treats QAL.  Banana Split is the theme this (last) week, and I worked so hard to get it published before now.  BUT I ended up having to buy a new sewing machine which wasn’t in the plans for this month.  I worked really … Read More