Monthly Archives: December 2011

Top Five Posts in 2011

WordPress sent me a wonderful report of the year my blog had thanks to all of you. These are the posts that got the most views in 2011. 1 AAQI Donation Quilt — Let’s Go May 2011 2 “For a … Continue reading

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Christmas Knitting 2011

I didn’t do as much knitting this Christmas.  A nephew actually asked for a couple of caps so I happily obliged.  One uses Berroco Blackstone Tweed™ yarn and the other Berroco Vintage™ Chunky. I managed to knit two scarves.  This … Continue reading

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Susan’s Quilt

This was originally posted over at Sutured for a Living on June 4, 2010.   Several years back, my mother gave me a stack of old scarves she had embroidered through the years.  She thought I might be able to … Continue reading

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Taylor’s Horses Quilt

This was originally posted over at Suture for a Living on May 28, 2010.   I was asked by a fellow blogger if I knew anyone who could make a horse quilt for his 4 yo daughter.  What do you … Continue reading

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Backgammon Quilt

I used a cotton tea towel printed with a backgammon board for the center of this quilt.  I found the towel in the antique store when I discovered the bandana which I used for the “Say Cheese” baby quilt.  I … Continue reading

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Nutcracker Grandmother’s Fan

This was originally posted over at Suture for a Living on May 21, 2010.   This quilt was made for my niece, Kerina, back in 1995. A lovely child and a lovely young woman. Check out her website: Makeup By … Continue reading

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Flying Squares Baby Quilt

This was originally posted over at Suture for a Living on May 14, 2010.   This quilt is made from left over 2.5 in squares of fabric cut for other projects.  I have trouble just tossing unused pieces.  The block … Continue reading

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Holly Hobbie Album Quilt

This is the quilt that will go to one of the twin girls (see last week’s).  It too uses the Holly Hobbie fabric.  This time the Holly’s are featured in the center of each album block.  The quilt is machine … Continue reading

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First Quilt

This was originally posted over at Suture for a Living on May 7, 2010.   I made my first quilt while still in high school, then didn’t do much more until about twenty years ago. I did a few off … Continue reading

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Flying Colors Quilt

This was originally posted over at Suture for a Living on April 30, 2010.   Flipping through some of my quilting books, I decided to make an “airplane” quilt.  I looked at all the patterns in “Flying High:  the Airplane … Continue reading

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