Wednesday, October 22, 2008

DownTime


The stitch regulator went on MissMillie and lost two weeks while waiting for the part. Good news, it was a cheap part and the repair was easy to do!

So I played some catch up with some things of my own. This is quilted on my old Janome sewing machine

Monday, October 13, 2008

Pumpkins



I started this quilt last year with the hopes of finishing it for Thanksgiving. It didn't happen. I pulled it out last week and decided it was going to be done for this year.

The original pattern wasn't this long, I wanted it long enough to fit on our kitchen table so I added 2 more pumpkins. I McTavished around each pumpkin for the quilting. And I had it on the table before Thanksgiving.

Thursday, October 9, 2008

China


I spent a week in Beijing, China a few weeks ago. We toured the Great Wall, saw Tienanmen Square. I went to a silk factory and picked up these beautiful fabrics. Once I get my trip pictures edited, I'll post a few