Trying to get back to blogging

Work has been cray-cray. It has been about six weeks since I have blogged and that is the longest I have abandoned my site. I have done some sewing, but not enough. Plus, beyond work being crazy busy, my long arm machine was down for the better part of three weeks – frustrating me and…

Awesome Swap Mini Quilt

I joined a Pink Swap and made my partner a Sugar Skull quilt. I loved it so much that I made one for myself too. I was very excited to see what I would get in return, and boy was it worth the wait!  First of all, you have to love a package that comes…

Quilt Shop Review – Sew Much More, Garden City, GA

QuiltCon was amazing in Savannah last weekend. After spending a ton of time at the show and then visiting downtown Savannah, Jen and I summoned an Uber and zipped off to See Much More Quilt Shop in Garden City, right outside of Savannah.  It is a fine shop with a little bit of everything. You…

Quilt Shop Reviews – Savannah, GA

As I mentioned in my earlier post, Jen and I went gallivanting in Savannah on Saturday. As we wandered about, we had the privilege of visiting two fabric shops in Savannaha nd one in Garden City. I decided to review the two Savannah shops together given there are a few days of QuiltCon related posts. …

QuiltCon 2017 – The Vendors

In looking at the quantity and quality of vendors, there appeared to be a robust market experience at QuiltCon. However, given this is my 3rd QuiltCon, I think the vendor experienced has deteriorated.  There were lots of manufacturers and some of them put a lot of effort into making it fun and informative for the…

QuiltCon 2017 – The Quilting

Yesterday I shared some of my favorite quilts from QuiltCon. They were all pieced amazingly well, but the quilting can make or break a quilt. There were several quilts that caught my eye for their extraordinary quilting that dramatically contributed to the overall impact of the quilt. Here goes, in no particular order.  This quilt…