Quilting a Funky Case for Sunglasses

As promised, today we get started on quilting a funky case for sunglasses, because after a long and nasty winter, summer is about to arrive. Materials Outer fabric – 5″ x 16″ Scrap of muslin for foundation – 8″ x 20″ Quilt batting – 8″ x 20″ Flannel for lining – 5″…

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The Well Stocked Sewing Box

All craftspeople have tools, and well stocked sewing boxes. That includes quilters and those who love the needle arts. Over the years, I have amassed an impressive collection of tools. Some are gadgets and rarely see the light of day. Others are essential. Here is my essentials list: Great thread.…

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Creating memories for sunny days

Back when I was first learning to sew, I was given a tool kit of the basics: pins, needles, a seam ripper, a measuring tape, a good pair of shears and a book to help me in the first steps of sewing. Sadly, I chose to make a jumpsuit for…

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Summertime and the SEWING is easy!

Summertime and the sewing is easy, let me show you how! Time to have a little fun with the Husqvarna VIking H|Class 100 Q.  I have been talking about how the machine is perfect for sewing at the cottage, or the backyard. Well the weather was perfect yesterday and how…

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A QUILTING we will go…

Have you ever wished you had the time to just play with your sewing machine?  The more I play with the Husqvarna Viking H|Class 100 Q, the more I like the machine. Every time I turn it on, I find another feature or well thought out detail. This makes me…

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