End of an Era

I am so sad that City Quilter in New York Cityosed its doors this week as the owners, Dale and Cathy, have retired. They have served the NYC quilt market for more than 20 years and while I am happy for them I am sad for me.  I managed to visit on their last day…

Special Visitors

We had some special visitors this last weekend. It is a long story, but I will give you the cheat sheet. Way back in 2000 and 2001 I was doing a lot of fabric swapping on the Internet. A bunch of us realized that we all lived about an hour-ish from Albany, NY in different…

Another Owl Quilt

My good customer and friend Pat loves owls. I guess she has rubbed off on me as I find myself making owl quilts. There are so many cute owl prints out there and I keep buying them. LOL.  These happy little owls made two cute baby quilts from a six pack of Fat quarters with…

New Baby Quilts

  I am moving a little slower these days while I wait for my surgery but I was able to finish two fun baby quilts last weekend. The fabric has fun safari animals, polka dots and an adorable alphabet print. I didn’t have a fabric in my stash that I loved for the border and then…

 Santa’s Workshop

  Things are very busy right now with custom orders for the holidays. One order that I thought was especially cute is pictured above. A lady ordered five matching embroidered and personalized aprons for her son and his four young cousins. I would love to see the five little ones running around the kitchen with their…