Pokemon- The Card Game with Boy, oh Boy, oh Boy Crafts


Pokemon is having a full fledged comeback if I do say so myself! It was big when I was a kid, then I don’t remember hearing much about it… Until the last few years! Now it’s ALL over! Even here on the ‘ole blog! And today, we’re welcoming back an awesome lady,  Stacey from Boy, […]

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Pokemon Go with Simple Simon and Co


It’s time to really kick off this season of Sew Ready to Play! And to start us off right, our first guests are the ladies behind Simple Simon and Co! Simple Simon and Co have a lovely blog chock full of fun inspiration! They are the ones behind the Skirting the Issue series I participated […]

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Sew Ready to Play Season 6!


It’s that time of year again! School is starting, but we’re not done playing! Are you? Are you ready to play? Are you ready for a month of sewing projects inspired by games??? I am! Every year, I get so excited to see what my awesome guests have lined up for another season of Sew Ready […]

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Me+You Fabric Challenge with Seattle Modern Quilt Guild


We just recently had a guild challenge using fabrics from Hoffman Fabrics line, Me+You. It’s a line of bright saturated batiks. When I first head batik, I opted out. Then I saw them and opted back in! Be sure to check out the hashtag #meandyouandseamqg and you’ll understand why I opted back in! The line is a great […]

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Olympics Craft Flashback

We love watching the Olympics around here! Just last night the kiddo decided he needed to ‘sleep’ on the couch. That was code for ‘stay up way too late to watch the Olympics!’ As we’re watching I remembered this post of the Olympics crafts we did 4 years ago and one of my favorite pictures […]

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Quilts for Pulse Hearts


We all know about Pulse and the horrible events that took place back there back in June. Most quilters also know about the Quilts for Pulse Call for Quilts organized by the Orlando Modern Quilt Guild. As soon as the call for quilts came out, one of our guild members, Matt, stepped up and decided […]

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Sewing with Leather


Last weekend I took a class to learn more about sewing with leather. It was a lot of fun! I made two pouches, a keyring, learned new things and got to hang out with my SMQG friends! The Guild brought in Krista Fleckenstein to teach for two days and give a lecture. The classes and […]

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More SMQG Giving Committee Quilts


I’m really enjoying working with my co-chair Debbie, and of course the rest of the Seattle Modern Quilt Guild,  to develop a nice lineup of Giving Committee quilts!   photo by A Quilter’s Table I’ve already shown you the ‘first‘ quilt we made. These two quilts are the second batch of quilts we made also using fabric we ‘inherited’ […]

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It’s Summer. It’s Hot. It’s Time for Wild Waves and Enchanted Village!


If you drive south of Seattle about a half hour, you can’t miss Wild Waves and Enchanted Village! For years I’ve said I wanted to go, but we never have in the summer. Until this summer! You might remember that we got to go for the Fright Fest. That was my first time, and I had no […]

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Skirting the Issue with a QAYG Row by Row Tutorial


I’m honored to have been invited by Simple Simon to participate in their yearly series, Skirting The Issue! Skirting the Issue is a  month long event every July where you are invited to sew along with us to make skirts (and quilts)  to donate to local Foster Care centers for the girls to receive just in […]

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