A quilter’s story: How my friend Emma overcame adversity and learned to quilt

My friend Laura over at Almost Empty Nest is doing a roundup on “empty nest hobbies.” She honored me by asking if I would write a post on how I became a quilter. You can read that post here. While I was writing it, it occurred to me…

A change of place: my new quilting room

Hello everyone! Just a quick post here to show my new quilting room. I hadn’t planned to move into my son’s room when he moved out, but after my husband suggested the switch (and after I measured and realized the room had more square feet) I…

How to make a French Linen Bread Bag

Hello, friends. Today I’m sharing a tutorial for how to make a french linen bread bag. I whipped up a bunch of these a few weeks ago and have thoroughly enjoyed using the one I kept. Before I get into the tutorial, let me catch you up on…