Archive | May 2012
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I am finally working on my Prayer Garden Quilt again. This an “Anita Goodesign” special editon, that I got back in November and has been on my list since then. I started it back in February, but was unhappy with the fabrics. Now with new fabrics, I am trying again. When I tried it back in […]
I just got some new sewing books and couldn’t wait to try them out! One was Keri Mecca’s “More Sewing with Whimsy”, I love her books. She gives you the basic pattern pieces with a lot of different suggestions on how to put them together and with even more ways to add your own touch. […]
I have been working on learning how to use my “Pullen Pleater” that I inherited a while ago. It didn’t come with instructions, and I have tried a few times to use it, with not much luck. Well this week I got a DVD showing how to use pleaters and I am excited about giving […]
I have wanted a new chair for my sitting room for a while and I found this one yesterday. I love it! The colors are just perfect for my room, and it is just the right size. It is like it was made just for this spot!
I was inspired by “Thibeault’s Table” to cook Italian this weekend. She had a wonderful recipe for Bolognese Sauce and Italian Bread with Gorgonzola, which I couldn’t wait to try. So it was Italian Night at the Rafferty’s. There is a link to the recipes on my Pinterest board. Michael and I really enjoyed the […]
I am taking a class at my favorite sewing store, S & R Sewing, here in Huntsville. It is being given my one of my favorite instructors, Deb. The class is making a Domino Quilt. It is a pattern my Miss Rosie’s Quilt Co., Schnibbles. It is a small quilt with measurements of 33” x […]
I have wanted to get something done for George for a while now. I couldn’t send the Addie’s springtime dress to her without something for George. I had some ideas but nothing said yes to me. I found these shorts in Wal-Mart with the tee shirts; I thought I could do something to the shirts […]