Posts Tagged "sewing"

Quilted Table Scarf

Posted by on Feb 7, 2012 in Quilting, Sewing | 0 comments

Quilted Table Scarf

I started this double wedding ring quilted accent piece at least 9 years ago and I finished it on February 7, 2012! Here is an example of a project that was 95% done and waiting for that last 5% of effort. If this sounds like you, I want to encourage you to complete your projects. The mental clearing is phenomenal. Each finished project gives me the courage to complete the next and the next. I usually do a handcraft while listening to a podcast or watching a program; that way I feel super-productive. Declare a season of completion and watch those finished project fly!

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Luba’s Special Dress

Posted by on Jan 17, 2012 in Sewing | 2 comments

Luba’s Special Dress

I’m so excited about this season of completion. I have several projects that have been left undone for years. I started this dress for Luba for her sweet 16th birthday using Butterick pattern 6630. TheĀ pattern is available atĀ Amazon. – Butterick Patterns B6630 Misses’/Misses’ Petite Coat & Dress, Size 6-8-10 I managed to get the dress together for the party, but didn’t finish the lining or add all the lace. I wanted to have it re-done in time for Christmas 2011, so I started to take it apart in November to re-sew it. I added all the lace and the lining. Due to quite a bit of hand-sewing, it took me a little longer than anticipated. I...

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