Thursday, February 28, 2013

A New Quilt Is Born.......

An on-line group I belong to decided to do a Mystery Quilt the past few weeks. I seldom do mysteries because it seems my fabric choices are usually so far off that I never finish them!!! But, with the encouragement of the gals, I jumped.......

My fabric selection:












My finished top:













Monday, February 25, 2013

Hearts for Hope

"Mom, do you have a quilt we could donate to the "Hearts For Hope" auction????"

Here is the quilt that went---


Monday, February 11, 2013

Sunday, February 10, 2013

"Lined Travel Bag"

Another bag, but this time it goes into my suitcase!!! Two fat quarters of fabric and I have a neat bag that holds all my personal bathroom supplies!! And so fun and fast to make!  I found the instructions here:
 http://beeinmybonnetco.blogspot.com/2012/03/lined-travel-bag-tutorial.html




I am sure I will be making more of these in the future!!
A sofa throw with a matching set of coasters. The quilt is the finished product of the Mary Mayhem's New Year's Mystery which I posted earlier.

This is going out the door this week to Samantha for her new apartment.



A New Bag

Saw this bag made up at a local quilt shop a few weeks ago. It is an "Indygo Junction" pattern. It's made out of strips, so I dug into the "strip drawer" and came up with these nine "Springy" strips.  I also used sewn together strips to make the handles. Now if the weather would let SPRING arrive...............