Patterns of Life;

Patterns of Life Mystery Block of the Month Block 1:  “Garden of Eden” Patterns are important tools in the Quilter’s life. A quilter is either using patterns, creating patterns, or copying patterns. Quilters also see patterns in everything around...
How to Make a Lining for a Crocheted or Knitted Purse!

How to Make a Lining for a Crocheted or Knitted Purse!

This purse was crocheted a few years ago. It’s time to finally get it lined! This tutorial will offer a very SIMPLE method of creating the lining to fit in a purse. In the photo above, the purse is sitting on a piece of lavender lining fabric which I used for...

Ladybug Purse & Coin Purse

What a fun little project for my neices!  I designed a cute little purse for their birthdays. It was made from ladybug cotton quilting fabric. The girls loved them!  Here are a few pics which show how simple it was to put...

Upholstery & Button Quilts…

With a stash of beautiful upholstery fabrics at my disposal, I decided a few years ago to try my hand at what I call “Upholstery & Button” quilts. A variety of upholstery fabrics (usally five different colors:  a  very light fabric, two medium fabrics,...