Celebrating

This Irish Chain quilt was finished just in time for St. Patrick’s Day! Which also happens to be National Quilt Day too! Thank you again for all your input into making “Rhapsody in Blue.” So, since completing my mixed (emotions) fabric quilt and reading all your comments with the resounding consensus “Invest in and use quality fabric,” … Continue reading Celebrating

Mixing it up!

“Rhapsody in Blue” quilt top finished and layers almost all pinned into place....yippee! 🎉 I’m sorting through some mixed fabric emotions. I can say now that I wish the lightest blue blocks, which are in reality more of a blue purple-ish gray, were a brighter truer blue. There is also some troubling puffiness with this fabric, … Continue reading Mixing it up!

Duck, duck, Geese!

I’m getting my ducks in a row and my Blue Rhapsody quilt is coming together! I’m also sewing some flying geese for my Mystery Quilt Along project. In other bird related news: Canadian geese and Mallard ducks 🦆  are easy to spot through out my Pennsylvania area (I think some stay year round!) Along the … Continue reading Duck, duck, Geese!

A case of the Fabric Crazies!

Thank you so much to everyone who weighed in on my “Rhapsody in Blue” quilt fabric crisis. I really needed and appreciated all of your input. It helped me feel grounded to continue this project as it could have easily have gone down the UFO path! 🛸 So when I arranged and rearranged the two different … Continue reading A case of the Fabric Crazies!

The Tale of Two Fabrics

Since I wanted to get started my “Rhapsody in Blue” quilt right away that I disregarded the fact the Joanns only had one yard of this fabric left in the store.   I mean they will restock the bolt or I can get it online, right? Well, the answer is no, it’s no longer available … Continue reading The Tale of Two Fabrics