Stitched By Me

A place to share projects from my sewing room.

Monthly Archives: October, 2012

Are You Going To Houston For International Quilt Festival?

Unfortunately, I am not going.   Maybe some day, though. Five of the mini quilts that I made and donated to AAQI will be for sale there, so if you do go, stop by and see (and buy one or more) of the over 2,000 mini quilts they will have for sale there. Let me …

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FNSI: Project Progress Update

I started this project just over 2 months ago. It is AnitaGoodesign’s Christmas Town. I was able to complete a few of the big blocks each week over several weeks, but now that I am on the smaller border blocks, things are going much faster.  All week-end long, including Friday night for the Sew In, …

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Friday Night Sew In

I missed signing up for the last couple of Friday Night Sew In dates, but I am signed up for this one, which is tomorrow night. I will be working on my AnitaGoodesign Christmas Town project. You are welcome to sign up and join in. Friday Night Sew In Check back Saturday to see how …

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AAQI October 2012 QAMC Submission

My October 2012 Quilt a Month Club quilt submission was inspired by a photo by Flickr member mamacjt. I enjoyed using the bright colors and was able to practice working with free motion quilting. I still have a LONG way to go on the FMQ technique, but it is projects like this that encourage me …

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My Biggest Embroidery Project So Far

I have been very busy stitching out the blocks for AnitaGoodesign’s Christmas Town project. There are 25 full size blocks, 40 border blocks and 4 corner blocks. So far I have completed 23 of the 25 full size blocks. I am making the 7″ x 7″ size blocks since that is the largest my machine …

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