Tag Archives: michael miller

Sunday Stash Enhancing October 19

I’ve said it before, my favourite part is playing with the pretty fabric. I have been trying to be more deliberate about fabric purchases, but here are some recent ones that are purely for the stashing enjoyment. I had a helper for my photo shoots, which I include for the purple fabric, since the individual […]

A Smallish Make

Along with my quilting activities this month I decided that my daughter needed another summer hat, using the free pattern from Oliver +S. She picked out the fabrics–pink of course–and was thrilled to wear it after I finished it late one evening. It is small-ish because I graded it up from the largest size on […]

Just because (Sunday Stash)

These shop newsletters are dangerous. 20% off here! New fabric over there! So now that I just bought 10 yards of new fabric from Pink Castle….This was the secret stash box–with the promotion they were running, essentially shipping was free. One think that worried me was if they would be repeats to what I already […]

Being a Modern Quilter – The Continuing Saga

My challenge project for the summer Modern Quilt Guild fabric challenge is getting close to completion–well, the top is, at least. After auditioning Kona Iron, Coal, and Ash, I decided to use the Kona Iron as my background fabric. This pattern is mostly based on the centre of a quilt called Wyoming Star, which was […]

Quilt Blocks in progress (WIP Wednesday)

Back from the cottage, back to work, back to the sewing machine. I have made this scrappy star for the Modern Quilt Guild fabric challenge using Kona Iron. This will be the centre of a baby size quilt. My personal challenge for this round is: 1. use all the fabrics (ok, I’ve done that) 2. […]