WIP Wednesday: All basting all the time

carla Quilting 1 Comment

It feels like it has been all basting all the time around here, but that was really just Monday night. Since last Wednesday I have finished putting the sleeve on HST Journey and dropped it off at the gallery to be hung (the opening is Saturday, I can’t believe it!) On Saturday I also finished my Waterfront Park top, pre-washed …

carlaWIP Wednesday: All basting all the time
Briar Rose Giant Star

Finished: Briar Rose Giant Star

carla Finished in 2014, Finished Projects, Quilting 3 Comments

** If you’re looking for my Blog-o-versary giveaway, it’s this way! ** I’ve finished my Briar Rose Giant Star quilt inspired by Jeni’s great tutorial. The fabrics used are Briar Rose by Heather Ross and Essex Linen Yarn Dyed in Black (a 50/50 blend of cotton and linen). I added a thin border to the star and then a piano key border …

carlaFinished: Briar Rose Giant Star

WIP Wednesday: Not enough hours in the day

carla Charity, Quilting 2 Comments

I’m at the point where there aren’t enough hours in the day between my day job, prepping for MAGFest, packing for a weekend trip, and sewing. We even had a “snow day” yesterday, but really I had to telework instead of sew all day. Friday I was home and managed to get labels put on to my Nurture Circle Swap …

carlaWIP Wednesday: Not enough hours in the day