Yay for Vacation

This has been a working vacation but I have been managing to get things done. Yesterday I got some holiday baking done. Chocolate chip cookies are a must have at this time of year. A batch went to Sophia at College and the rest have been shared with family and friends locally. There will be…

Granny’s Attic

We were in Middleton, NJ at the 34th annual Granny’s Attic holiday craft show today. This show is an annual tradition, held the Saturday before Thanksgiving. This was my first year doing it and I will definitely be back – in fact, I will be sending in my application for next year tomorrow. They essentially…

Worlds colliding!

Normally when I write about worlds colliding it has to do with my day job and my crafting. But not today… Today my crafting is colliding with fashion. I love that the fashion world is picking up on the beauty of quilted details. This isn’t really a new idea – Burberry and others have been…

Goodies!

I have said many times before that collecting fabric is just as much of a hobby as the actual sewing. If the past weekend is any indication (between visiting San Diego and online ordering) than this is now a proven fact. I am so excited about some of the new goodies! Now I just have…

Visiting San Diego

I am out in San Diego for the weekend with Rob and Maddie. We are here to visit Sophia at University of California San Diego and specifically to cheer her on as she fences at the Bladerunner tournament tomorrow. Sophia in class today so we went gallivanting. We are in Old Town now, but before…