Monthly Archives: July 2016

11 | Scrappy Swiss Cross Blocks are Complete!

Wahoo! I finished the purple, plum and grey blocks this morning:

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Then I started laying them all out on the floor of my family room, the only place big enough to lay them all out. I was pretty careful laying them down trying to keep the colors evenly distributed:

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A couple of tweaks:

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a few more:

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and I declared it DONE! I’ve got 4 extra blocks that I’m going to try out one more quilting pattern that I think may work on a large quilt, and then it’s on to quilting!!!

Summer Time is Dyeing Time!

I’m having a big sale on my online dyeing classes this week!! Although you can dye when it’s cool out, dyed fabrics batch faster when it’s warm out, which means that Summer Time is Dyeing Time!! If you don’t have an area to dedicate to dyeing, have no fear, I can help you brainstorm where… Continue Reading

Summer Time is Dyeing Time!

I’m having a big sale on my online dyeing classes this week!! Although you can dye when it’s cool out, dyed fabrics batch faster when it’s warm out, which means that Summer Time is Dyeing Time!! If you don’t have an area to dedicate to dyeing, have no fear, I can help you brainstorm where… Continue Reading

Operation Paint the House Trim has begun!

Once my Mood Indigo show was hung, it’s been full steam ahead on our next home decorating project: Operation Paint the House Trim!! I’m stoked to be able to get rid of the faded 80s blue trim and hopefully make it look clean and fresh, without us actually painting the stucco, which is in good shape… Continue Reading

Operation Paint the House Trim has begun!

Once my Mood Indigo show was hung, it’s been full steam ahead on our next home decorating project: Operation Paint the House Trim!! I’m stoked to be able to get rid of the faded 80s blue trim and hopefully make it look clean and fresh, without us actually painting the stucco, which is in good shape… Continue Reading

July Goals Check-in

Well PHEW! My Mood Indigo show was hung, the reception was received, and that’s a big to-do crossed off the list!!! Nows the time to check in and see what else I’ve got to get done, with some new additions! July Goals Dye Dye Dye!!! July 15 100% Move website to new hosting and re-design… Continue Reading