Fall Scarecrow Table Runner

Mom reminded me of a verse in Ecclesiastes 7:8 today that says, "Better is the end of a thing than its beginning."  That is how I felt when I finished this fall table runner. After all the steps involved in its completion, it felt so good to have it all finished and ready to use. … Continue reading Fall Scarecrow Table Runner

Double Irish Chain Quilt with Celtic Knot Quilting

I enjoyed making my nine patch quilt with the 3 inch squares so much that I continued to cut up any small scrap pieces of fabric I had into 3 inch squares.  I just tucked them away into a container until I had about 500 squares. I had just taken a vacation with my family … Continue reading Double Irish Chain Quilt with Celtic Knot Quilting

Stained Glass Quilt

As a quilter who also loves stained glass lamps and other stained glass items in general, I decided to make a quilt that looked like stained glass. Choosing bright colors in batik fabrics would give it the look of the sun shining through.  It was fun shopping for fabrics. Then, of course every piece needed … Continue reading Stained Glass Quilt

St Patrick’s Day Shamrock Table Runner

Anyone who knows me knows that I love the color green! So I had a great time picking out the fabric and shamrocks for my St Patrick's Day table runner. I wanted it to fit my 42 inch round table and using the following measurements I ended up with a 25.5 inch square. If you … Continue reading St Patrick’s Day Shamrock Table Runner

Square Valentine’s Day Table Runner

Mom got a new sewing machine! One that does embroidery! I think I may be more excited than she is! I love projects that have appliqué.  I couldn't wait to try it out, so decided to make a Valentine's day table runner. I decided I would go with a gray background, and then use red, … Continue reading Square Valentine’s Day Table Runner