Tuesday, November 29, 2011

A Christmas Origami Tutorial

A Christmas Origami Tutorial

I found this wonderful EASY  tutorial 

last night at

It is made out of a used book, glue gun and 

a piece of ribbon.

The directions are detailed and

the pictures are great.

What a great way to start decorating!

Saturday, November 26, 2011

2011 Fall Market part 4

A few more.

New Line from Sweetwater, Reunion

Another shot of Reunion

The Whole Country Caboodle

Cute display at United Notions booth

Aneela Hoey with new line, Walk in the Woods

more Walk in the Woods

Woodland by Natalie


Woodland with embroidery

Woodland by Natalie Lymer

Covered buttons with Woodland

Thanks, Kathy


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Thursday, November 24, 2011

Happy Thanksgiving to all!

these are some wonderful 
printables from

Go to printables and scroll down

Click on the picture and print.

I print on photo paper and frame.

Sunday, November 13, 2011

2011 Fall Quilt Market part 3

More of my favorite from market update.

moda booth 

moda sample spree table
Wouldn't this just be like heaven!

Monaluna organic fabrics

Parson Gray
Husband to you know who!

Pez is back, although they are now known as Magic Beans!   Magic Beans are part of the Fairytale Friends collection 
by Sandy Klop (American Jane) for Moda.

Some more Pez

Quilt by Caryl Bryer Fallery

Quilt by Diane Whittier

Quilt by Emily Nie

Ricky Tims and Luann

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Friday, November 11, 2011

Janome Hello Kitty sewing machine

Janome Hello Kitty

Oh, I think I want this for Christmas.

I think this could sit beside my 

Pfaff and be proud.

2011 Fall Quilt Market part 2

My favorites continue.  

So many great fabrics coming.

These are pictures I have collected from 

all the reports coming in.

fabric artwork found at the BasicGrey booth

flower sugar by lecien

Heather Bailey

Hello Luscious, basicGrey's

Jason of In the beginning

Jenean's booth display had be the flooring
She took her fabric and had tiles made of it for the floor.

Another angle.  Amazing.

Kaffe Fassett and Liza Lucy 

Kaffe Fassett and Liza Lucy 

Kwik Sew pattern 3698 with batiks from Island Batiks.

life-size guitar in Ty Pennington's booth -- 
I would LOVE to have this

Little Apples

log cabin bag

love this quilt

meet the gang

Have a wonderful long weekend!


Friday, November 4, 2011

2011 Fall Quilt Market

2011 Fall Quilt Market

I love when all the reports from Market 
start coming in and I get to pick my 
favorites.  I love the colors, the fabrics, 
the patterns, the ideas.  
I am excited about what is coming.

A wonderful applique seasonal quilt.

Beautiful batiks and a string quilt

Colorful Lecien threads

Pattern by  Cluck.Cluck.Sew which is so cute! 
Fabric is Salt Air by Cosmo Cricket 

Some very cute little dresses!

Daisy Cottage by Lori Holt

Dear Stella

These are some of the most incredible Applique patterns 
that I have seen!

They are done by Kelly of Don't Look Now! of Australia.

I am a true fan!

One more.  What little boy won't love this?

Celebrate Seuss by Robert Kaufman

The Cat in the Hat

Thanks, Kathy


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